Senior Project Management Lead Consultant, Life Sciences, Remote

The Flexpro Group Plymouth Meeting , PA 19462

Posted 3 weeks ago

Do you enjoy leading and organizing teams on a large scale to achieve a common goal? Do you have a science related or product development stage 1 and 2 background? Do you have the ability to work in a matrixed environment? Does remote work fit your life better than a traditional office setting?

If you have managed complex product development projects in the Life Sciences industry, and you want to continue to make a difference in quality of life for patients, this is the opportunity for you.

Who are we?

We are FlexPro.

We are a niche project management consulting firm with a passion for getting quality products to patients safely and effectively.

Our Life Sciences clients in Greater Philadelphia and NJ include large global pharmaceutical giants as well as small biotechnology startups. They have entrusted us to bring their important projects to the finish line since 2008. Weve been consistently ranked in the Top Management Consulting Firms list by the Philadelphia Business Journal year after year. We have received the Corporate Culture Award from Smart CEO, and have been recognized as Americas Fastest Growing Private Company by Inc. Magazine multiple times. This year were were honored to be named a "Philadelphia Best Place to Work 2020" and "Soaring 76 Fastest Growing Company" in the Philadelphia area by the Philadelphia Business Journal.

Who are you?

You are a leader who likes to organize teams to get things done.

You like implementing just the right amount of structure and process to improve productivity and get results.

You embrace an agile mindset; you are flexible and will adjust your plans to advance the project or program.

You love new surroundings and new people; managing multiple stakeholders is a fun challenge.

You are tech-savvy; you champion the use of technology to work efficiently and effectively.

You are not afraid of change; in fact, you embrace change and find yourself getting bored easily if things become too routine.

You are intellectually curious and enjoy continuous learning.

You have Life Sciences industry experience in a variety of companies; you have a wide and trusted network.

You have client-facing consulting experience; you enjoy servicing clients and uncovering their needs.

You identify with FlexPros core values in Our Mantra.

What will you be doing?

The responsibilities as a Senior Project Management Lead would include:

  • Lead the team to translate Clinical Development Team strategy into an integrated, executable plan. This includes scenario planning, governance approvals, prioritization and optimizing plans
  • Lead the team through the complexities of drug development, governance and stakeholder management, to obtain strategy approval and secure necessary resources. Drive insight generation, interpretation and implementation to facilitate decision making and strategy refinement.
  • Work with standard budgeting and forecasting models
  • Manage Clinical Development Team and Program Management Team information, documentation, and team communications to ensure timely and accurate dissemination of the Clinical Development Team strategy and operational status throughout the Company and between co-development partners and/or other external partners (as required).
  • Ensure documentation of team meetings, key decisions, action items and cross functional communication.
  • Help shape reporting processes and tools established by the Therapeutic Area Lead or business area leadership, and portfolio management. Assist with portfolio analyses on request.
  • Partner with cross functional leads at the program level to assure end to end program oversight; and to identify and mitigate risks and issues to maintain quality, timelines, resources and budget
  • Lead cross-functional readiness for stage gate reviews and governance reviews and decisions

Requirements

Bachelors degree

10 years of combined Project Management, Consulting, and Life Sciences experience - Clinical Trials, Vaccines, Product Development, R&D experience required.

Experienced as a Project or Program Manager in a Pharmaceutical or Biotechnology and/or as a Sr. Consultant in a Life Sciences practice in a consulting firm

Expert level mastery of MS Project

5 years high level leadership experience

Desired Qualifications

Project Management Professional (PMP) or other Project Management certification

Process Excellence, Six Sigma training, or Change Management training

Science, engineering or related degree(s)

Masters degree or MBA or other advanced degree

Benefits

As a W-2 employee with FlexPro, you will receive a competitive annual salary, generous paid time off (10 paid holidays, plus 20 days PTO immediately, and 25 days PTO after 2 years), 401k with match (fully vested at 6 months), and health and welfare benefits (including medical, dental, STD, LTD, and life insurance), cell phone reimbursement and training. You are also eligible for unlimited business development lead generation bonuses and recruitment referral rewards.

As a unique benefit with FlexPro, if you are PMP-certified and have excellent performance, you have the opportunity to contribute to key FlexPro business initiatives in between client project engagements.

Apply today and learn about The FlexPro Difference for your career and your life.

All referrals welcome! We offer a generous referral bonus program!

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