15 days old

Project Manager, Operations

Kelly Services
Nashville, TN 37230
**PROJECT MANAGER, Operations**

**Nashville, TN**

**Direct Hire**

Kelly Science & Clinical is seeking a Project Manager, Operations to join a growing company in the Pharmaceuitical Manufacturing industry! This company is investing significant capital in a two-phase expansion project including building a new state-of-the-art facility adjacent to their current facility. If you are qualified and seeking a dynamic opportunity and a rewarding career path in Project Management apply now!!

For this position, a scientific background with global experience in process improvement, current Good Manufacturing Processes (cGMP) and pharmaceutical manufacturing in a regulated environment is highly desired. The CDMO and CRO environment is fast-paced and requires an elevated level of multi-tasking skills that is essential to the success of this position. Internal partnerships are also a must as project managers will be required to learn and understand the capabilities of each business segment in collaboration with the rest of the organization to successfully drive project completion.


+ Determine and maintain project timelines, estimated level of effort, and resource/budget requirements

+ Prioritize project activities, ensuring deadlines are achieved and the project team effectively communicates about progress and obstacles, both within the project team and to stakeholders

+ Manage and track all project related activities to ensure successful completion of objectives

+ Ensure that process improvements are both effective and durable by assisting process owners with training, documentation, and establishing process controls

+ Prepares meeting agendas, manages, and leads video/teleconferences, tracks action items via meeting minutes, and coordinates team activities as assigned.

+ Develops a communication plan that will ensure seamless communication with the project team, customer, project steering committee, and all stakeholders.

+ Actively engages in and supports new business development opportunities.

+ Manages changes in scope of projects by requests of change orders via Requests for Proposals.

+ Accountable for hosting client visits to site. Ensures that all personnel involved with these activities on site are fully briefed regarding the nature of the business enquiry, the customer, and their business interests.

+ Build effective relationships throughout the organization and remove obstacles to success


+ A Bachelors Degree in scientific or engineering discipline required

+ Experience (5+ years) managing cross-functional teams or projects in a GLP/cGMP manufacturing setting

+ Experience in process improvement methodologies (Lean or Six Sigma, 5 Whys, 6 Ms, 7 Wastes, brainstorming, 2x2 prioritization matrix, Exploratory Data Analysis, etc.)

+ Ability to understand complex business processes and adapt solutions to meet the needs of the business

+ Analytical skills, with the ability to approach problem s logically and systematically

+ Knowledge and experience in the application of project management techniques and tools.

+ Excellent leadership, written and verbal communication skills

+ Excellent negotiation and facilitation skills, with strong customer-service focus.

+ Ability to lead multi-disciplinary project teams.

+ Understanding of pharmaceutical product development and manufacturing.

+ Knowledge of FDA regulation/ICH guidelines, U.S. drug development process and project management practices preferred.

+ Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs including Word, Excel and MS Project.

+ Proficiency with Smartsheet, ERP, CRM, and Documentation Systems.

**This company requires COVID vaccination.**

**This position is an on-site position.**


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

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

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.

**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/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (


Posted: 2022-08-01 Expires: 2022-09-01

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