Position Purpose :
Manages Projects (Global in-house and customization projects, and Global licensing projects) in autonomy, pro-actively managing key deliverables and synchronization between key activities in order to ensure on-time and on-cost delivery of new products.
Supports overall projects execution and resources allocations by providing continuously updated information regarding programs' timing, costs and quality.
Interacts mainly with Portfolio Managers and Project Core team members (Development , Regulatory, IA, Medical, IP, Launch Management) for Project definition and execution
§ Build optimized Global Project Plan (GPP)s for the Global Projects and update other key GPPs along Program lifecycle (decision on Investment committee to Commercial Launches).
§ Proactively monitor and report key deliverables achievement and secure on-time launches.
§ Optimize resources usage globally across Projects: propose prioritization to portfolio.
§ Secure delivery of Projects: mitigate time & costs slippage when possible by facilitating cross-functional solutions, get arbitrations for each Program and ensure transparent implementation of decisions.
§ Escalate to Portfolio Investment Committee in case of impacts on Projects targets that cannot be mitigated within the Project Team.
§ Closely work with launch management and cooperate in all team priorities.
Education and experience:
- B.Sc., M.Sc. with min. 3 years of project management experience required
- Previous experience or good knowledge of pharmaceutical or equivalent industry
-PMP® certification preferred
Skills and competencies:
-Project management skills including ability to use project management tools required,
-Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
- Excellent analytical and presentation skills
- Good organisational skills and ability to prioritize workload
- Team-minded, structured, process-minded
- Ability to influence and think strategically
- Full proficiency in English is mandatory
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