The project manager is responsible for the successful development and delivery of their projects or initiatives. They instill a vision for planning and communication, and promote business ownership for the projects by all members of the project teams. The PM needs to have excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to influence executives, as well as peers and team members.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned
Directly responsible for leading projects from the planning and administration of the product through all development, testing, clinical evaluation
Provide technical and project leadership through commercialization phase.
Provide management of business initiatives, specifically clinical and development projects
Develop and maintain the scope, timeline and budget for individual projects & coordinate these efforts
Identify and mitigate project risks and issues
Clearly communicate project status, priorities, issues, choices, solutions, and changes in the project plan to management.
Manages the activities of multi-disciplinary teams and organizes inter-departmental responsibilities to ensure the completion of the product/projects
Develops and deploys solutions to improve project management effectiveness across the organization
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent in Engineering, Marketing, Business or a related technical Field; Master’s degree is a plus; PMP certification is an advantage.
Medical device / Pharmaceutical and new product development experience.
3-5 years of project management skills.
Estimating efforts, managing critical path and communicating project timelines and progress.
An understanding of FDA Quality System Regulations (21 CFR 820) and ISO Standards (ISO 13485) is required.
Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.