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Project Manager

  • Location: Seattle, King, Washington
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Expiry Date: 18 September 2021

Job Description:

  • Project Manager Cell Therapy GMS&T

  • Candidates local to Seattle only

  • Will need to report on site when offices reopen

The roles and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • *Must have a Pharma background and non IT project management experience.

  • *Cell Therapy background greatly desired

  • Support multiple cross functional GMS&T cell therapy projects in identifying project scope, plan and strategy for execution.

  • Working with the cross functional team, develop and maintain project timelines with cross functional deliverables for GMS&T, ensuring these are aligned with the global project timelines. Identify opportunities for acceleration and prepare delay mitigation plans

  • Establish solid communication channels and forums for effective team collaboration around executables, decision making and requesting External MS&T Leadership Teams support.

  • Effectively manage team meetings, including the scheduling of meetings, the preparation of agendas, the development of meeting minutes, and the follow up on action items

  • Build and maintain project risk register as the project progresses to meet its milestones. Proactively identify program risks and work with the team and team leader to develop contingency plans

  • Serve as a member of functional sub-teams, tracking timelines elements to ensure that functional deliverables are completed on time and according to relevant quality standards

  • Provide routine health status report of the project to the relevant stakeholders

  • Support the management of a tiered escalation and collaboration structure within GMS&T projects

  • Working with individual project teams, build applicable key performance indicators for routine performance tracking and metric tracking

  • Support data mining to support trouble shooting and manufacturing investigations

  • Suggest tools and methodologies to improve cross functional collaboration.

Qualifications

  • BS in life science, engineering or other technical discipline

  • A minimum 3 years of project management experiences in pharmaceutical/biotech industry (Cell Therapy experience is a plus)

  • PMP certification is desirable.

  • Broad knowledge of the drug development process

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills

  • Experience with MS project, MS SharePoint one pager Pro, is required. Smartsheet and Tableau is a plus.

  • Must be able to interact and communicate effectively at all levels of the organization

  • Must be competent in Project Management tools and methodologies

  • A passion and curiosity and innovation

  • The ability to thrive in a dynamic collaborative team

  • Ability to learn and apply new skills quickly and work independently

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