TEMP-Project Planner / Master Scheduler Manager (MS Project)

Location
Tarrytown, NY
Posted
Aug 05, 2019
Ref
17046BR
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.

The temp Project Planner / Master Scheduler Manager collaborates with the clinical project management team to collect and maintain the assumptions and timelines as they relate to clinical project scenarios, placeholders, and ongoing clinicals studies. They manage the assumptions and timelines of clinical projects by overseeing those assumptions and timelines as they relate to the initiation, execution, and closeout of the clinical development plans for clinical programs.

• Works closely with Therapeutic Area Project Management (TAPM), Clinical Trial Management (CTM), and Clinical Sciences (CS) teams to ensure study assumptions and timelines are current and support clinical program goals

• Works closely with TAPM to ensure various clinical milestone dashboards are current and are capturing key deliverables for consumers

• Assess, track, and monitor the variance of project timelines (e.g., re-baseline) as well as study specification assumptions

• Review and maintain the clinical development plans (CDP) as they pertain to the Operational Development Plans for the purpose of quarterly re-forecasting

• Works with TAPM, CTM, CS, and Clinical Finance to ensure study assumptions are current for Expanded Synopses and Protocols (e.g., Study Specification Worksheets) which will drive Clinical Start-up (CSUB) and Blue Sheet Budgets (BSB) approvals

• Works closely with TAPM to assess the need and coordinate the development of various timeline models and study scenarios for clinical projects

• May attend Clinical Development Sub-Team (CDST) meetings which is comprised of cross functional team representatives from CDRA, including but not limited to Clinical Sciences (early and late phase), Medical Writing, Clinical Trial Management, Biostatistics, Data Management, and Regulatory Affairs

• May provide clinical project updates at CDST on an as needed basis

• May serve as clinical project planner liaison on collaboration teams and/or with external partners

• Lead and participate in the debrief and lessons learned exercises

• Participates in the development and revision of Work Instructions, Guidance Documents, and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) as they relate to regular document maintenance or as a result of continuous improvement efforts
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• Bachelor's Degree

Experience

• A minimum of 5 years' experience creating and maintaining project schedules using MS-Project.

• Proficient with MS-Project

• Drug development or clinical development pharmaceutical industry experience preferred, but not required

• Project Management Institute (PMI) Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP) or Project Management Professional (PMP) certifications preferred, but not required

• Strong Microsoft Suite (e.g., Project, Excel) skills

• Preferred: relevant FDA regulated drug development pharmaceutical industry experience

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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