Project Manager

November 23 2018
Industries Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology
Categories Project Management, Business Analysis, Pharma, Biotech, Sciences, R&D, Pharma - Biotech, Project management, Research and development
Boucherville, QC

Shift : Day
# Requisition :    019
Position Type : Full time
Job Type : Permanent

Located in Boucherville, Avara Pharmaceutical Services owns one of the most important pharmaceutical sterile facilities. Our mission is to become a world-class leader and to offer a unique customer experience in product development and third party manufacturing. If you are known for being quality-oriented, a good team player and your customer-focus, join us at Avara.

We are currently recruiting for the position of Project Manager, Development Center. 

Reporting to Manager, Project Management, the project manager will be responsible to manage pharmaceutical development projects from project start to commercial launch. This position requires strong abilities to develop and maintain collaboration within cross-functional project teams and at different levels within the organisation, as well as strong customer-oriented mindset.

Summary of Responsibilites :

  • In collaboration with the customer and the cross-functional project team, develop project strategies for development of new pharmaceutical products ;
  • Proceed to project evaluations : Feasibility, timelines, budget and risks ;
  • Prepare proposals for new customers ;
  • Execute project strategies with a good risk management practices, and apply appropriate mitigation plans ;
  • Manager project budgets and timelines ;
  • Lead cross-functional teams, organize and efficiently manage team meetings ;
  • Prepare meeting agendas and minutes. Maintain activity logs and follow-up with project teams ;
  • Prepare project status report and present to Development Center Leadership Team ;
  • Act as main point of contact for customers ;
  • Maintain a good, trustful relationship with customers. Plan and efficiently manage project update calls with customers ;
  • Promote culture of collaboration between cross-functional team and customer ;
  • Organise and actively participate in customer site-visits ;
  • Actively participate in continuous improvement.

Minimal Competencies :

  • Bachelors in Science ;
  • 5-8 years project management experience in pharmaceutical industry ;
  • PMP certification (importantasset) ;
  • Excellent communications skills, written and spoken, in French and English ;
  • Excellent communication and inter-personal skills, including presentation skills to small and large audiences and at different levels of the organization ;
  • Team player.  

To postulate, send your resume to : ****************@*****.com and include the requisition # and job title in the email header.

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