Project Manager -Operations Manager
Novartis 752 reviews - Parsippany, NJ

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Job Purpose:
Leads a global cross functional project team (Typically Class I and Class II projects) to ensure development, registration and optimal commercialization . Represent the project team in strategy, operational and governance issues.

Major Accountabilities:
•Executes project strategy and leads implementation of global Class I and II projects with support from Project Leaders.
•Fully Accountable for project success - Delivery of project within scope, timing and budget; Single point-of contact for project from idea to lead country launch and post launch (FTM)
•Maximizes value - cost efficiencies, contingency planning, risk assessments, IP generation
•Lead project team members - resolve conflicts, provide performance and talent feedback to team members (and their leaders).
•Drives issue and resource resolution for projects with support from Project Leaders.
•Ensures that all projects leverage the NPD process
•Provides status updates to the category team, and drives resolution of key issues and risks. Escalates any unresolved issues to the project core team member.
Minimum requirements
Education :
BS or BA required, Advanced Degree (business preferred, plus formal Project Management certification a plus)
5+ years of progressively responsible related work experience,
5+ years Project Management experience with large cross functional teams. Global experience preferred.
Preferred experience working in OTC, consumer goods organization, managing cross functional teams, planning short and long term initiatives. Experience and drive for results ensuring operational excellence and in-market success.

About this company
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Novartis AG, incorporated on February 29, 1996, is a Switzerland-based holding that, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the research,...