Bayer

Senior Project Manager Business Transformation & Change

Employer
Bayer
Location
Whippany, NJ, United States
Posted
May 11, 2018
Ref
321SF17976
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Senior Project Manager Business Transformation & Change, are to:

  • Provide a high level of ownership and responsibility in leading larger or multiple projects and sole responsibility for finalizing all complex work streams of such projects on a global scale for all Bayer;
  • Lead large project teams with sub-teams from client and/or other Bayer departments and/or external consultancies;
  • Manage a high level of complexity: Affecting more than one region, international and cross-functional;
  • Own responsibility for project: Concept, procedure, recommendations to client;
  • Focus on typical projects: management consulting, strategy consulting and implementation, organizational consulting and process optimization, professional project management;
  • Marketing the BC service spectrum / project acquisition;
  • Substitute for AP or Principal in overall project topics, content-wise and administrative;
  • Manage a portfolio of client relationships;
  • Engage in pro-active dialogue with clients about how to improve their businesses' competitive performance;
  • Facilitate key workshops and other critical management meetings;
  • Act in close collaboration with the head of Business Consulting in North America and BC's extended Leadership Team;
  • Provide pro-active people leadership through team member development and professional growth (counselor-counselee responsibilities, coaching, guidance, etc.).

Domestic Relocation Assistance is Available

Who you are

Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • Doctorate / Ph.D. with six or more years, or University degree (Master's) with 10 or more years, or M.B.A. with six or more years of experience, with multiple years in a leading management consulting practice;
  • Strong knowledge of the department's expertise in the area of Business Transformation and Change (corporate strategy, organization design, transformation management, change management, shared services/ support functions);
  • Expert market and industry knowledge or understanding relevant to Bayer industries: Pharma, Consumer Health, Crop Science;
  • Demonstrated record of team leadership and industry thought leadership;
  • Strong understanding of general business processes (accounting, finance, marketing, manufacturing, supply chain, etc.);
  • Leadership and influencing skills and experience; ability to deal with senior client management in often complex situations;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills;
  • Proven project management skills;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Outstanding analytical, conceptual and implementation skills;
  • Initiative, persuasiveness and a strong team spirit;
  • Proven experience in a highly client-driven environment, coupled with an entrepreneurial attitude to deliver effective, value-add solutions;
  • Willingness and ability to travel domestically and internationally as required;
  • Driver's license valid for travel in the U.S.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Promotion to Senior Project Manager (or equivalent) at a leading management consulting practice.


Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.

Country: United States
Location: NJ-Whippany