Project Manager, Medical Affairs
At ResMed (NYSE: RMD, ASX: RMD) we pioneer innovative solutions that treat and keep people out of the hospital, empowering them to live healthier, higher-quality lives. Our cloud-connected medical devices transform care for people with sleep apnea, COPD and other chronic diseases. Our comprehensive out-of-hospital software platforms support the professionals and caregivers who help people stay healthy in the home or care setting of their choice. By enabling better care, we improve quality of life, reduce the impact of chronic disease and lower costs for consumers and healthcare systems in more than 120 countries. To learn more, visit ResMed.com and follow @ResMed.
In this exciting new role, you will report to the Director of the Clinical Programs and Communications, and be a part of building a new Project Management function for Medical Affairs. In addition to leading complex initiatives in support of the Medical Affairs strategic vision, you will help establish project management guidelines and practices to ensure effective, efficient, high-quality delivery that consistently meets or exceeds the expectations of the business.
You will handle the business-side of multiple projects and will interact with multi-disciplinary and cross-cultural teams at all seniority levels, including leadership. You should be able to quickly understand the business and must have excellent communication skills, with strong experience in leading complex projects in a global environment.
Let's talk about responsibilities:
Lead programs and projects from idea phase through to implementation. Develop project plans and schedules, balance resources and track the completion of milestones.
Align program with other company initiatives and manage cross-project dependencies
Proactively manage risks and anticipate potential issues which pose a threat to achieving project goals; propose plans to resolve issues and execute corrective actions.
Cultivate strong stakeholder relationships and maintain effective communication channels.
Ensure all stakeholders are aware of project decisions and status. Keep executive sponsors informed via status presentations and appropriate escalations.
Manage through others; successfully influence cross-functional team members to achieve project goals.
Support team members and establish healthy, collaborative relationships.
Maintain enthusiasm, energy and focus in a variety of circumstances.
Let's talk about qualifications and experience:
Bachelor's degree and/or minimum 5 years project and program management (medical device or clinical research experience strongly preferred). Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
Proven ability to lead and influence without direct authority while working with teams from various internal and external organizations globally.
Working knowledge of business process analysis methodology and tools.
Understanding of Agile PM practices.
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification a plus.
Experience with Confluence, Jira, SmartSheets a plus.
Okay, so what's next?
Joining ResMed is more than saying "yes" to making the world a healthier place. It's discovering a career that's challenging, supportive and inspiring. Where a culture driven by excellence helps you not only meet your goals, but also create new ones. We focus on creating a diverse and inclusive culture, encouraging individual expression in the workplace and thrive on the innovative ideas this generates. Our hope is that each day you'll uncover a new reason to love what you do. If this sounds like the workplace for you, apply now!
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.