Program Manager

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Programming
  3. Iceland
Posting date: 03 Sep 2020

Here is a new and exciting Progam Manager job at a pharmaceutical and medical device company.

Job Responsibilities

  • Actively manage selected programs, either from the internal development portfolio, alliance partners or special projects for the Portfolio and Alliance Management organization.
  • Plans and leads program activities, including the development and monitoring of program plans, timelines, and budgets.
  • Cultivates positive relationships with internal and external business partners.
  • Support the Program Lead in day to day operations of the program.
  • Generate and maintain high-quality and accurate program plans and forecasts.
  • Ensure delivery of program activities to forecasted budget, timelines with high quality
  • Proactively manage risks and issues with excellent scenario planning skills.
  • Initiates and coordinates the decision-making and risk-management process.
  • Report on team progress and identify performance gaps towards the program's successful outcome.
  • Adhere to the company etiquette in all matters of behaviour and manners.
  • Follow the procedures that the company has established regarding environmental, health and safety.

Skills and Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree required. Degree in an Engineering or Biological Science preferred. Advanced degree (M.S., M.B.A., PhD) is desired
  • 5+ years of proven experience in the biotech/pharmaceutical industry including matrix team leadership experience.
  • Knowledge and expertise in project management practices with proficient computer skills inclusive of MS Project, OneNote, and PowerPoint.
  • Experience working on clinical development or product launch programs that bridge product development and launch activities.
  • Working technical knowledge of Pharmaceutical Sciences or CMC technical teams a plus
  • Experience working as a Program Manager in a cGMP manufacturing or Quality group a plus.
  • Knowledge of 21 CFR Part 11/Annex 11 compliance

To Apply

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