Project Manager

  • Contract type Temporary Assignment - 12 months after start - Extension: possible
  • Place
  • Reference manager-60985-547794
  • Assignment start date asap • latest Start Date: 01.07.2022
  • Sector Chemistry & Life Sciences
  • Publication date 12.05.2022
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Mandated by one of our clients, we are looking for a:

Project Manager

Your assignment

- Creates, executes and maintains project plans and various strategies
- Defining and negotiating project deliverables, costs, scope and resource requirements throughout the project
- Accountable for the delivery of all business related project deliverables
- Collaborates to establish a working relationship with management for the allocation of Subject Matter Experts to the project
- Monitors and motivates the project team for the delivery of all business related project deliverables
- Identify and assess impact on all stakeholders and manage the communication accordingly
- Monitor and report on project issues, risks, changes and progress to the Business Office
- Effectively works within the appropriate project management framework, including agile frameworks
- Identifies and ensures risks are effectively managed and mitigates
- Effectively facilitates and leads project team meetings
- Holds regular status meetings with project team
- Resolves and/or escalates issues in a timely fashion to project stakeholders
- Perform impact analysis to identify project dependencies and impacts on business processes
- Conducts post project debrief to identify and communicate learnt lessons to other Project Managers
- Keeps the Business Office Chapter Lead regularly informed about all project aspects
- In the absence of a change manager acts as the change and transition manager to ensure acceptance and minimal disruption to the business during transition

Your profile

- At least Bachelor’s Degree, e.g. in a scientific or healthcare related discipline
- Qualification/certification in program or project management area or in consultancy
- At least 3-5 years of project management experience ideally in the healthcare industry 
- Excellent understanding of agile frameworks, methodologies, and ways-of-working - preferably extensive expertise in the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe); certification desired (e.g. PMI-ACP, Scrum.Org, SAFe) 
- Experience with senior stakeholder management 
- Preferably experience with working in data driven settings 
- Experience and proven ability with leading and developing project teams of diverse expertise on a direct and matrix basis to achieve organisational objectives 
- Understands and maintains knowledge of regulations, guidelines and other important business intelligence resources
- Critical assessment skills and proven ability to obtain, analyse and use information for effective decision-making
- Ability to facilitate and coach to extrapolate information and ideas from subject matter experts
- Proven ability to establish effective customer and stakeholder relationships with others internal and external to the organisation
- Proven ability to deal with diversity, ambiguity and multi-tasking
- Excellent planning, monitoring, controlling and communication skills
- Creative thinker
- Fluent in English


We look forward to receiving your application via the online application form.

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