HR Program Manager

CMC Icos Biologics Inc. Bothell , WA 98021

Posted 2 months ago

AGC Biologics is a leading global Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization, with a deep commitment to improving life quality by bringing new biopharmaceuticals to market. Because of our dedication to building and empowering our internal teams, AGC Biologics is an innovative leader in the industry with an extensive network of cGMP facilities in the US, Europe and Asia. As such, we deliver a deep expertise, dynamic solutions and technologies, as well as customized services for the scale-up and cGMP manufacturing of protein-based therapeutics. We forge exceptionally strong partnerships with our clients, and we never lose sight of our pledge to deliver a reliable and compliant drug substance supply, Right, On time. For more information, visit


A strategic and operational role in the HR Center of Excellence side, the HR Program Manager designs key programs, establishes performance standards and sets timelines with Global VP of HR, assigns tasks and phases of work in the life cycle of multiple projects. Reports progress of work, goals, and issues. Ensures project schedules are executed and delivered at the quality and timeline planned.


  • Develops and designs HR programs, establishes overall performance standards, timelines and schedules, and makes recommendations for continuous improvement.

  • Develops, implements, and administers compensation programs, policies, and procedures including survey participation, salary structure development, incentive plan design, and market analysis.

  • Works with Human Resources Leaders to create the rollout strategy and plan for of new or updated HR programs.

  • Gathers and analyzes data to develop solutions and drive decision making around HR programs and polices

  • Manages and oversees multiple HR project activities globally. Projects include global workforce planning, career path, employee job mapping, and other global HR projects and initiatives.

  • Assigns phases of work in the life cycle of multiple projects and tracks performance of various team members to ensure the successful delivery of projects.

  • Tracks project milestones and deliverables using appropriate tools.

  • Provides updates on progress of the project to all stakeholders. Reporting will include progress update, problems and proposed solutions. Escalate project risks where appropriate.

  • Contributes to HR operational excellence by identifying and recommending alternative methods to streamline processes.

  • Researches and shares thought papers, best practices, and tools for HR programs.


  • Solid knowledge of human resources policies and procedures

  • Strong ability to interface with all levels of the organization

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills

  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment

  • Solid analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Strong organization skills and a high level of detail orientation with proven project management capabilities including experience handling multiple key projects at a time

  • Ability to work well independently


  • Bachelors' Degree in Human Resources, Business or related field

  • 10+ years in Human Resources

  • 1-3 years of project management experience, supporting HR programs preferred

  • Experience working with global and/or remote team preferred

  • Experience with compensation highly desired

  • HR professional certification (PHR/ SPHR/ SHRM CSP/ SHRM SCP) highly desirable.

AGC Biologics offers a highly competitive compensation package and a friendly, collaborative culture that values personal initiative and professional achievement. EOE

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HR Program Manager

CMC Icos Biologics Inc.