Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Program Manager

Expired Job

Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Plymouth Meeting , PA 19462

Posted 3 months ago

Company Profile

Inovio is taking immunotherapy to the next level in the fight against cancer and infectious diseases. We are the only immunotherapy company that has reported generating T cells in vivo in high quantity that are fully functional and whose killing capacity correlates with relevant clinical outcomes with a favorable safety profile. With an expanding portfolio of immune therapies, the company is advancing a growing preclinical and clinical stage product pipeline. Partners and collaborators include MedImmune, Regeneron, Genentech, The Wistar Institute, University of Pennsylvania, DARPA, GeneOne Life Science, Plumbline Life Sciences, ApolloBio Corporation, Drexel University, NIH, HIV Vaccines Trial Network, National Cancer Institute, U.S. Military HIV Research Program, and Laval University. For more information, visit

Job summary

Working with the company's product development teams, this position will support the discovery, development and life cycle management of candidate immunotherapy products. This position will provide program management support for Discovery, pre-clinical and clinical product development activities, partnering with external collaborators as well as internal functional area groups. The candidate will be responsible for the facilitation of team meetings, management of timelines, and periodic written and oral communications. The position will support execution of program plans and serve as a key interface between a number of cross-functional areas within Research and Development, as such prior project management experience with the process and stages of vaccine and therapeutic product development from discovery/pre-clinical to late stage development is a critical skill.

Essential job functions and duties

  • Provide support and coordination across functional areas to enable integrated delivery of immunotherapy development programs and associated projects

  • Create and monitor project plans and timelines, and update work plans as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements

  • Partner with the team to proactively Identify and highlight risks and issues within the project; work with the team to devise and implement effective risk mitigation strategies

  • Support development of tools and processes to increase efficiencies of program management and program execution

  • Facilitate communications between team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion

  • Facilitate and manage team meetings

  • Partner with functional area leaders on resource planning requirements for timely completion of projects

Minimum requirements

  • Required education: Bachelor's degree.

  • Must have pharmaceutical or biopharmaceutical experience.

  • Area(s) of expertise desired: Biology, Immunology, Bioengineering, Cell or Molecular Biology.

  • Experience with vaccines is preferred

  • Experience in drug/ vaccine/ immunotherapy/ oncology product development is desired

  • Strong relationship building, communications and stakeholder management skills

  • Experience managing government/non-government contract and working with multi-institution teams (Academics, Public and Private sector organizations) is desired

  • Experience in development of medical injection devices is desired

  • Strong oral and technical/medical writing capability

  • Demonstrated attention to detail

  • 3-6 years of pharmaceutical industry experience is preferred

  • Project management professional certification is desired but not essential

  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

  • Can conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines


Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. In keeping with our policy, Inovio will recruit, hire, train and promote into all job titles the most qualified individuals, without regard to race, color, creed, gender, religion, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition including genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.

A current US work authorization is required. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Inovio offers an attractive benefits package and is an equal opportunity employer.

See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Sr Program Manager

CGI Group Inc.

Posted 3 weeks ago

VIEW JOBS 10/21/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-01-19T00:00 As a vendor partner for a major Pharmaceutical company, we work to discover and champion the latest, most promising advancements against the world's greatest health challenges. To accomplish this, the client is willing to invest in solutions that take us in directions never explored before. As a preferred partner across all divisions, CGI helps solution for these advances in health and technology. Your future duties and responsibilities: * Program Manager - Leads large business change initiatives with responsibility for the overall implementation of the program, managing scope, cost and schedule. * Responsible for the on-time / on-budget delivery of IT assets to achieve specific business values and outcomes. Stakeholder Management * Works with Business Stakeholders, Account Manager, Portfolio and Engagement manager to ensure IT programs and projects realize identified business value and outcomes. * Maintains relationships with the Business stakeholders Investment Planning * Partner with key stakeholders (Business, Finance, Account Manager(s), Portfolio Manager, IT and vendors) to build quality business case for all required investments, including value and ROI metrics * Participates in high level planning and budgeting exercises. Strategic Planning * Inform portfolio manager of potential new demand as input to strategic planning Budget Management * Manage Project financials including initial estimates to finalize the project budget and final financial closure and depreciation * Measure performance to ensure the project is progressing as compared to original plan and budget or adjust plan/budget based on new information * Define and track to the quarterly corporate forecasts Execution and Delivery * Managing the overall program plan that includes all work streams * Initiate project – define scope/charter, identify stakeholders and establish governance, hold kick-off meeting * Lead project scheduling process; creates/manages a schedule with clear milestones, resource plan, deliverables, dependencies, and critical path * Develop resource plan and onboard Internal and External resources to successfully execute the Project * Partners with vendors as needed throughout the project life cycle * Ensure the creation/management of project document repository * Ensure compliance to corporate policies (SDLC, GxP, financial, document retention) * Implement change control process * Identify, manage, and mitigate risks and issues to achieve the best business outcome * Complete project close-out process, including ensuring project lessons learned are documented Required qualifications to be successful in this role: Current background / experience with Project Management medium to large programs or projects within the Life Science industry Technology Solution implementation background (System Development Lifecycle ((SDLC)) experience) Proficient in MS Project Proficient in MS Office Suite Proficient in MS Excel Excellent technical writing, analytical thinking and problem solving, work organization, project management effort estimation; opportunity identification; assumption and constraint identification; transition support Excellent Customer Management skillset DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS/NON-ESSENTIAL SKILLS REQUIRED Program Management Background with Vaccines Initiative is a big plus #LI-CG1 Skills: * Microsoft Office * Microsoft Project * SDLC What you can expect from us: Build your career with us. It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities. At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create. Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world. Learn more about CGI at No unsolicited agency referrals please. CGI is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics. CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned. We make it easy to translate military experience and skills! Click here to be directed to our site that is dedicated to veterans and transitioning service members. All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI's legal duty to furnish information. Have you been referred by a CGI Member for this position?*YesNo CGI Group Inc. Plymouth Meeting PA

Program Manager

Expired Job

Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc.