Project Specialist-External Manufacturing

Troy, New York, United States of America
Jul 09, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
We are currently looking to fill a Project Specialist, External Manufacturing Project Management with a first shift, Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm schedule. Regeneron successfully manufactures a range of biopharmaceuticals for patients worldwide, including our approved therapeutic proteins and those involved in clinical studies. This role will be focused on supporting novel technology platforms, including viral vector gene therapy and RNAi therapeutics. Our External Manufacturing Project Managers ensure that drug product projects are being executed according to an overall life cycle management strategy. They collaborate with cross-functional departments as well as Contract Manufacturing Organizations (CMOs) to plan, manage and drive project activities within agreed quality, scope, budget and time.

As a Project Specialist, External Manufacturing Project Management, a typical day might include the following:
  • Functioning as project lead on at least one well defined External Manufacturing drug product sub-project.
  • Maintaining and executing EMPM project plans, timelines, agendas, resourcing requirements, rolling summaries, baselining, and other tools required to facilitate planning and coordination of deliverables for each assigned EM project.
  • Utilizing basic project management techniques to develop and maintain planning tools (Spreadsheets, MS Project, etc.) in support of projects in order to facilitate standardization and coordination across functional areas.
  • Developing working relationships with department leaders, line managers, and individuals within each functional group utilizing open communication skills.
  • Implementing tools used by the EM Project teams, maintaining accuracy of planning files and project update reports for all assigned projects.
  • Developing and maintaining the organizational structure of shared databases, identifying and implementing additional solutions in order to improve information sharing processes.

This role might be for you if:
  • You are action-oriented and well organized.
  • You demonstrate strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills with the ability to effectively interact with team members with tact and diplomacy.
  • You can handle multiple priorities/tasks with strong time management skills.

To be considered for the Project Specialist, External Manufacturing Project Management you must be willing and able to work first shift, Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm. You must hold a Bachelor's degree, physical / life science or engineering preferred. We highly prefer background and experience in the Pharmaceutical or Biopharmaceutical industry including project management related experience. CAPM, PMP certification or MBA is a plus. Level is determined based on qualifications relevant to the role.

Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!
Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.