Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

BIA R&D Digital Health Lead

Princeton, NJ, US
Sep 27, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

BIA R&D frequently leads key initiatives in strategic, operational and analytic domains, many of which are highly visible, cross functional, complex (multiple work streams), with significant investment, and innovative in nature. This position would provide project management to drive key initiatives forward in alignment with project sponsors and key stakeholders. Key responsibilities:
  • Is responsible for integrating digital health strategy, connecting across matrix functions and ensuring flawless execution of key tactics such as simplifying clinical trial operations through innovative data and analytics for all Digital Health partnerships/relationships from exploration to monitor
  • Oversees tactics, serves as point of contact, and matrix manages project/relationship managers to ensure timely execution of process stages and ensure relationship recommendation is made appropriately:
    • Drives projects to completion and communicates end results with stakeholders
    • Independently drives, takes actions and holds other team members accountable for progressing projects
    • Responsible for communicating progress on all strategic project/relationships including communicating and coordinating goals, milestones, responsibilities and risks across the matrix organization
    • Responsible for putting together and executing the overall communication plan for cross-horizontal digital health projects and BIA RD innovation communications
    • Ensures the development and develops (as needed) project plan, timelines, exploration summaries, and any other documentation necessary to ensure effective execution.
    • work streams to achieve goals
  • Provides leadership in understanding, communicating and managing a portfolio of projects
  • Responsible for executing improvement on DH evergreen process
  • Develops communication and change management plans for new solutions, and ensure follow-through until business solutions are in place or long term alternate solutions are identified

Position Requirements
  • B.S./B.A. in Business, Business Development
  • MBA/Master degree or higher education preferred
  • Consulting experience preferred
  • 6+ years of work experience, with equivalent experience to have led cross-functional projects/programs autonomously with proven outcomes and success
  • Demonstrated mastery of project management and creating impactful PPT presentations
  • Preferred experience in digital health
  • Ability to work autonomously and report on issues and outcomes, escalate, make decisions and resolve issues quickly.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate with leadership teams and shape presentations with minimal input from multiple stakeholders
  • Demonstrated program management, and experience managing multiple ongoing complex projects in parallel.
  • Demonstrated ability to drive cross functional project teams towards goals and decisions, including identifying barriers, facilitating solutions and communicating to project sponsors process challenges.
  • Demonstrated finance/budget management experience
  • Strong understanding of all aspects of pharmaceutical company operations (translational medicine, clinical operations, health outcomes etc)
  • Strong MS PowerPoint, MS Project, and MS Sharepoint skills
  • Exposure to analytics teams and environments preferred
  • Confidence to communicate with senior BMS and external stakeholders (e.g. partners, vendors).

Positive attitude, strong energy, and excellent communication skills with the ability to work with technical and non-technical team members, middle level and senior management