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IT Project Manager IV
Ref No.: 20-01580
Location: South San Francisco, California
IT Project Manager IV
Biopharmaceutical Industry
South San Francisco, CA 94080
Contract Date: 3/23/2020 - 9/30/2020

Join a leading biotechnology company that discovers, develops, manufactures and commercializes medicines to treat patients with serious or life-threatening medical conditions.  The world's leading biotech company with multiple products on the market and a promising development pipeline. Join a team of highly dedicated, passionate individuals who take pride in a culture of openness, integrity and creativity. 


We are searching for a Senior Project Manager who will be responsible for managing
projects and POCs supporting our PTD/PTI customers. The Sr. Project Manager is accountable for the successful implementation of technical solutions through effective planning and execution throughout all phases of our project management methodology. Responsible for resource management, tracking budgets and financial forecasts, creating and tracking detailed project plans, effectively leading and facilitating project meetings as well as proactively controlling project scope, risks and issues. Additionally, the Sr. Project Manager must effectively manage the projects across global locations and time zones and be able to travel internationally as needed.

Duties:
● Define, plan, and direct the execution of a broad range of projects while balancing the competing demands of scope, time, cost, quality, resources, and risk to produce a high quality product
● Identify, acquire, and lead multifunctional, global project teams
● Ensure project objectives/requirements are clear and agreed to by all stakeholders
● Manage relationships with various IT and business stakeholder to achieve project objectives
● Facilitate project management activities across the entire project management methodology
● Ensure successful and timely completion of deliverables
● Track progress against baseline schedule
● Plan, baseline and control costs to ensure projects are completed within approved budget.
● Manage project priorities and ensure adherence to the agreed scope.
● Monitor, document and gain approval for changes to schedule, cost or project scope.
● Identify and apply systematic quality activities to ensure that projects employ all processes needed to meet Computer System Validation directives
● Conduct risk and issue management planning, identification, analysis and monitoring on projects.
● Formulate risk and issue mitigation strategies, recommend and implement solutions.
● Manage the processes required to ensure timely and appropriate generation, collection, distribution, storage, retrieval, and ultimate disposition of project information and documentation necessary for successful communications across all stakeholders and any required updates to living system documents for validated systems

Qualifications:

10+ years’ experience in project mgmt
8+ years’ experience in management of global projects
Experience in management of senior stakeholders
Experience with GxP relevant systems
Experience with vendor management
Experience with deployment of cloud solutions
Flexibility in working hours: early mornings
Infrastructure knowledge/experience