Associate Director - Preclinical Development Project Management

Tarrytown, NY
Aug 17, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
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.

Provides strategic, technical and operational Project Management leadership to Preclinical Development (PCD) and Drug Safety & Pharmacometrics (DSP), and at times to other departments within REGN. Influences project teams on operational and strategic areas of increasing complexity to ensure that programs are driven to completion. Leads cross-functional or cross-departmental process improvement initiatives of moderate to high complexity and of increasing strategic importance.

  • Provides strategic and operational Project Management leadership and support to cross-functional or cross-departmental teams for multiple programs or projects of moderate to high complexity. Influences program strategy, goals and plans.
  • Leads PCD/DSP activities for multiple programs ensuring alignment of deliverables, plans, resources, timelines, budget re-forecast, risk/issue mitigation with those of overall project strategy and plan.
  • Ensures effective communication to champion and convey project strategy, deliverables and plans across PCD, DSP, Project Teams and REGN.
  • Independently assesses impact of individual programs on overall needs of the project, function and portfolio needs. Makes operational and strategic recommendations on areas of high complexity to project teams.
  • Leads cross-functional or cross-departmental process improvement initiatives of moderate to high complexity Ensures effective relationships and collaborations with others in order to accomplish shared objectives. Influence and negotiates skillfully in difficult situations.
  • Proactively identifies areas of increasing complexity (operational and/or strategic) and identifies innovative solutions and approaches for process improvement. Independently develops and gains alignment on solutions. Drives implementation of solutions of moderate to high complexity.
  • At times, may provide operational and/or strategic Project Management support to specific selected initiatives within PCD and/or DSP
  • May have supervisory responsibility with Managers and Associates reporting into role.
  • Independently applies technical knowledge (scientific, drug development and/or project management) to drive development and implementation of new and unique concepts, techniques and standards.
  • Partners with Team Leaders to identify and resolve any project, team and/or individual performance issues.

  • 12+ years of relevant project management experience
  • High level of cross-functional technical knowledge and a proven track record in drug development - pharmaceutical/biotech industry.
  • Working knowledge of project management techniques and concepts as they apply to the drug development / pharmaceutical industry.
  • Proficient in relevant software: MS Project, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc. in addition to general knowledge of shared work environments. Experience with Qlikview a plus.

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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