23 days old

Project Manager

Kelly Services
Foster City, CA 94404
Our client, an American biotechnology company, is currently seeking a Senior Project Manager for an 8 month contract position. The position is located in Foster City, CA.

By working for our client, you will be exposed to a company focused on antiviral medicines and antiviral drugs, work in a fast-paced corporate environment and be an integral part to the team.

**In addition to working with the worlds most recognized and trusted name in staffing, Kelly employees can expect:**

**-** **Competitive pay**

**-** **Paid holidays**

**-** **Year-end bonus program**

**-** **Recognition and incentive programs**

**-** **Access to continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center**

**The hours and pay for this position are as follows:**

+ The hours will be 8am to 5pm Monday Friday

+ The pay rate for this position is up to $101.47 per hour W2

**Your responsibilities will include (but not limited to):**

+ Provide expert direction and guidance to project team during the execution of procedural documentation, project management, stakeholder management, and process improvement activities in conjunction with cross-functional stakeholders and subject matter experts

+ Perform independently as executing Project Manager, including creating and managing program/project artifacts (i.e. Microsoft project plans, action items, meeting minutes, presentations, etc)

+ Ensures the business objectives are clear and actionable to provide the project team with momentum and context while defining scope leading to detailed requirements and work breakdown structure.

+ Perform content review and quality control for a portfolio of documents to drive alignment with company policies and best practices

+ Propose and implement plans to resolve complex issues and execute corrective actions

+ Drive continued team progress on multiple projects during and between meetings

+ Determine actions required to achieve team goals and leverage program/project staff accordingly

+ Synthesize complex data and present findings clearly to senior leadership

+ Collaborate with key stakeholders to assess process alignment and prioritize revisions as necessary to ensure continued relevance and applicability

+ Advise on the development and delivery of internal training materials on an as-needed basis

+ Drive standardization and the adoption of best practices across the Development organization, including developing processes and tools that encourage knowledge sharing and continuous performance improvement

Requires a Bachelors Degree with 8+ years or masters degree with 6+ years of Process Improvement and Project Management experience. Must have excellent program and project management, consensus-building, and leadership skills. Must have a high proficiency in Microsoft Office suite (including Visio, Project, and Excel), including preparing, organizing, facilitating, and presenting to Associate Director levels and upward leadership. Must have excellent ability to communicate across the organizational hierarchy and cross-functionally, including maintain working relationships with stakeholders across the business. Must serve as a Project Management subject matter expert on all projects under responsibility. Must have exceptional ability to manage changing priorities and ambiguity. At least 2 years of Process Improvement/Project Management experience in the biotechnology or pharmaceuticals industry highly preferred. PMP Certification highly preferred. Experience with Business Analysis process and techniques as well as Lean, Six Sigma or other process improvement methodologies is desired. Experience with developing content and leading portfolio/project review meetings for leadership and management team is desired.

**Important information: This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. If you are interested in this position, please email a word copy of your resume to ( )

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.


Posted: 2020-08-31 Expires: 2020-10-01

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