Project Manager (Biologics Technical Development)

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Biological Sciences
  3. Switzerland
Basel, Switzerland
Posting date: 06 Nov 2020

Proclinical has partnered with a large pharmaceutical organisation in search for an experienced Project Manager with a specialty in Biologics Technical Development. Your role is to ensure operational excellence by planning globally and cross functionally.

Job Responsibilities

  • Organize meetings of the global technical subteam, facilitation of the agenda, follow-up of action items & providing minutes.
  • Assistant to Technical Project Leader (TPL) in leading the technical subteams for assigned projects.
  • Expert in the Project Management System Planview "Horizon" and other Portfolio Management relevant planning and tracking tools
  • Maintain the cross functional BTD Project Plans for the assigned Portfolio in Horizon, Project Management System based on input from the TPL and Sub Team,
  • Liaise with Finance (BPA & Controller) for project cost tracking and phasing
  • Liaise with other GDD line functions (GDD GPM & Clinical Planner) to ensure timely update of BTD relevant work packages (WP), particularly prior to tollgate and other decision points
  • Generate regular Horizon & financial tool reports for portfolio & project reviews
  • Support development of processes, governance and best practices for data entry and maintenance in Horizon & other planning tools together with other resource planners & BTD PM
  • Ensures data entry & reporting are done in compliance to above defined processes and best practices together with other resource planners & BTD PMO

Skills and Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Pharma or Life Science. Business Administration Degree is an asset
  • Fluent English (oral and written).
  • At least 2-3 years' experience in pharmaceutical industry in technical (CMC) development preferably with exposure to Biologics.
  • Great attention to accuracy and detail. Demonstrated technical and database skills
  • Strong customer focus; experience in working in service functions or providing customer support

To Apply

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical and medical device companies.