Job Description

Project Manager
Job Number: 21-15710
 
Be part of a company that delivers life-changing healthcare solutions. Eclaro is looking for a Project Manager for our client in Seattle, WA.
 
Eclaro’s client is a leader in the Biopharmaceutical Industry, providing quality, innovative, and affordable medicines that make a difference in the lives of patients all over the world. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
 
Position Overview:
  • Responsible for the direction, coordination, implementation, control and completion of projects, while remaining aligned with company strategy, commitments and goals
  • Oversees initiating, planning and executing Cell Therapy Development projects.
  • The primary focus of the Project Manager will be to manage vector method projects in support of specific commercial product programs.
  • Responsible for developing detailed project plans in support of the viral vector project scope and cross-functional stakeholders.
  • Works closely with the technical in order to coordinate and organize the deliverables associated with the product programs.
  • Will also work closely with functional leadership and representatives to ensure alignment and coordination across priorities.
  • Responsible for using Project Management best practices, tools and templates.
  • Collaborate with the Project Management organization to share ideas, tools, best practices, training, lessons learned, establish core competencies, conduct peer reviews of project management deliverables, etc.
  • Must have the ability to work in a highly matrixed and cross-functional organization, against tight deadlines with business leaders and stakeholders. 
  • Must have the drive to work with both internal and external partners to define and implement effective project management plans.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Partner with viral vector technical leads, quality leads, and facilities leads, to successfully achieve project objectives
  • Provide strong team leadership and drive to ensure projects are executed on-time and within budget
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables
  • Create project plans; scope, work, resources, scheduling, etc.
  • Maintain project objectives through project lifecycle
  • Monitor execution and quality to customer/stakeholder/sponsor standards
  • Identify and resolve issues and risks
  • Report on project progress, offer viable solutions and opportunities as they arise
  • Implement appropriate project change control
  • Manage resources to make sure schedule is on track
  • Facilitate all project team meetings; attend related project team meetings as necessary to ensure alignment
  • Evaluate and assess result of project
  • Provide structure and leadership across departments to ensure team meets project objectives
  • Develop and communicate status to viral vector leadership
 
Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree in Life Sciences-related discipline
  • Advanced degree in Life Sciences-related discipline and/or an MBA strongly preferred
  • Project management qualification; PMIs Project Management Professional (PMP) or equivalent preferred
  • 3+ years experience in bio tech/life sciences project management
  • Experience in cellular or gene therapy is preferred
  • PMP certification and project management experience preferred
  • Proficiency with related software tools such as: MS Project, OnePager, SmartSheets, MS PPT, MS Excel, etc.
  • Working knowledge of biopharma industry
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills
  • Ability to work cross-functionally, with matrixed teams; maintaining strong business partner relationships
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience in conflict resolution
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Willingness to do what needs to be done in a dynamic environment
 
If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
 
If interested, you may contact: 
Chris Imbien
Chris.Imbien@eclaro.com
(843) 872-9257
 
Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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