BioPhase Solutions specializes in recruiting top talented professionals for San Diego's Scientific community. We are currently looking for a Senior Project Manager to work for a leading San Diego biotechnology company.
Senior Project Manager
The Strategic Project Manager serves as an operational leader within the Reagent Manufacturing team. The primary focus of the role is to optimize and/or build systems and processes to ensure that the team executes its strategy and operates in a cohesive manner. The Strategic Project Manager will plan and execute projects having an internal focus from initiation through delivery. Examples may include manufacturing site moves & equipment validation planning, enabling clinical readiness (GMP practices), and representing Reagent Manufacturing on New Product Introduction (NPI) teams. The Strategic Project Manager will organize cross-functional activities, ensuring completion of the project while adhering to budget, scope and schedule requirements. Specific focus areas include:
Define and prioritize new initiatives and opportunities, recommend next steps and delegate/ensure follow up as needed.
Ensure linkage between strategy, operations plans, projects, and key metrics. Assist with goal definition, alignment, and deployment.
Track projects, deliverables, critical issues, and action items; follow up to ensure completion to schedule.
Coordinate, prepare and/or drive Reagent Manufacturing deliverables for Quarterly Reviews, All-Hands Meetings, strategic planning process, budgeting, etc.
Serve as the Reagent Manufacturing interface to key strategic or corporate initiatives.
Run forward-looking agenda and ensure that preparation and follow up takes place to ensure CPK Site meetings are actionable and decision oriented.
Presentation development, including research and background preparation; communications prep and review.
Bachelorâ€™s degree required; Masterâ€™s degree or equivalent in Business Administration, Operations Management, or Applied Science preferred.
7+ years of Operations background; Experience in an FDA-regulated environment with biotech consumables, medical devices and/or the deployment of Quality Systems and process controls; Knowledge and working application of risk analysis and standard operating procedures; Ability to multi-task and methodically manage projects; Influential and credible with both technical and commercial staff, as well as management; Experience working in leadership positions at â€œbest in classâ€ operations organizations; Excellent written and verbal communications skills; Advanced level of experience with MS Excel and PowerPoint; Experience managing projects and driving metrics. Ideal candidate is seeking growth within Operations.