TEMP - Manager, Commercial Operations Project Management

Location
Sleepy Hollow, NY, United States
Posted
Mar 25, 2019
Ref
15608BR
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Contract
Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary:
The Commercial Operations Project Manager role will be responsible for planning and managing Commercial Operations projects and working with team members to drive projects forward by executing tasks, maintaining timelines and producing deliverables.

Responsibilities:
- Works with functional management to define project scope and requirements, and ensure that the best team structure and members are identified
- Responsible for organizing project kick off meetings, regular project meetings, prepares agendas, publishes minutes and action items.
- Builds integrated project timelines working with team members to establish task durations and dependencies among tasks.
- Monitors project progress and develops a sense of urgency when key deliverables are jeopardized.
- Facilitates collaborative problem solving meetings to address obstacles, manage risks, and implement process improvements.
- Promptly updates project timelines and plans, publishing the revised information to stakeholders.
- Escalates critical issues to management as appropriate.
- Fosters teamwork; strives to maintain an environment of openness and trust.
- Works with the Associate Director, Commercial Operations Project Management to report progress of assigned projects and assist in reporting project portfolio to Commercial Operations Management.
Requirements:
Professional experience; 7+ years of pharmaceutical/biotech or related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience and at least 3 years of experience in project management.
Experience leading projects within a Commercial organization, Six Sigma and/or PMP certification a plus.

• Organizational Skills: Established planning/project management and influencing skills geared towards results/action

• Strategic Agility: Extensive experience with managing numerous projects concurrently against stringent deadlines with varying degrees of ambiguity in a fast paced environment

• Detail-orientated: Excellent problem-solving skills and a focus on continuous improvement

• Drives Results: Consistently delivers projects on time and on budget

• Influencing Skills: Able to both influence key stakeholders as well as drive for decisions and outcomes when necessary

• Change Agility: Able to thrive in a highly dynamic, fast paced, continuously changing environment with minimal oversight/direction

• Team Player: Demonstrated experience with cross functional matrix team leadership where team members come from various organizational functions

• Communication: Highly-developed communications skills (written/verbal) and interpersonal savvy

• Emotional Intelligence: Understands how to influence, while maintaining a sense of humility, passion, and humor

• Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, Power Point, Project and Visio

• Bachelors Degree

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

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Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.