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Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-03439
Location: Weston, Massachusetts
Start Date / End Date: 04/02/2018 to 09/27/2019
Job Title: Project Manager
Duration: 18 months
Location: Weston, MA

Job Description:

Must have experience as a project manager for a commercial pharma launch.

Role Summary:
  • CLIENT is preparing for launch readiness to support a late stage (Phase 3) asset in the Alzheimer’s disease therapeutic area.
  • This product is poised to be the first disease-modifying therapy for Alzheimer’s Disease in the US.
  • The Launch Excellence Project Manager will manage the integrated US launch plan and have responsibility for all phases of project execution.
  • This individual will work across all functions to ensure accountability and alignment, leveraging strong leadership capabilities and the ability to manage tight timelines in a dynamic cross-functional environment.
Responsibilities will include:
  • Leading the US Launch Operations Team and support launch readiness reviews with senior leadership
  • Monitoring and managing the project schedule including mitigations and risks
  • Negotiating and resolving issues as they arise
  • Highlighting dependencies, key decision points, critical activities and mapping to milestones
  • Identifying planning gaps and adapting plans
  • Achieving cross-functional alignment on all timelines (including sub teams)
  • Identifying and incorporating key transition points between Global and US
  • Engaging cross-functional stakeholders with proactive, clear and regular communication
  • Continuously evaluating and improving process and governance
  • Identifying/utilizing appropriate project management platform and dashboard for cross-functional reporting
Candidate Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree required, advanced educational achievement & related certifications (i.e. PMP) are an advantage
  •  5-9 years of project management experience
  • The ideal candidate will have extensive Biotech/Pharma launch management experience and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
Shiva Prasad | Senior Recruiter
Sunrise Systems Inc.
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