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Senior Clinical Program Manager, Immuno-Oncology Sponsor

Kelly Services
Houston, TX 77007
**Job Title:** Senior Program Manager

Permanent employee, Full-time Houston (Texas, US)


We are currently seeking a Full Time SENIOR PROGRAM MANAGER for our PROGRAM MANAGEMENT DEPARTMENT to support our team. This position will work in Houston, Texas. Your analytical reasoning and action-oriented style as well as your organization and communication skills will contribute to the teams success.

This position will be a key strategic partner helping management to make the best decisions to guide and navigate bringing novel cellular therapeutics to patients. This position provides a unique opportunity to impact R&D from research though BLA submission. The ideal candidate will have a background that combines strategy, business, and science with the drive to be a part of delivering Tcells to cancer patients


+ The main responsibilities of this position will include but are not limited to the following tasks:

+ Support Program Directors and senior management with the coordination and implementation of clinical development and preclinical R&D projects.

+ Support and coordinate projects among all departments involved in the program.

+ Define and control project scope, baseline timelines and costs with cross-functional project team and regularly review with Program Directors and senior management.

+ Manage project resources and conduct risk assessments.

+ Assist in the translation of R&D projects from pre-clinical into clinical development.

+ Prepare presentations with appropriate scientific and technical format on the progress of the projects for internal and external use.

+ Review clinical and regulatory documents for accuracy and continuity of style of content.

+ Participates in Global Program Management Initiatives

+ Develop communications and presentations related to portfolio strategy, status, critical path activity timing, resources required and related issues and/or risks.

+ Support senior management with portfolio-wide perspectives involving drug development, throughput, risks, R&D productivity and innovation.

+ Support senior management with effective resource allocation across the portfolio including regular prioritization among different programs

+ Identify risks and strategic gaps in the cell therapy development strategy and leverage their effective management and resolution.


The qualifications for this position include, but are not limited to the following:


+ Bachelors Degree in Life Sciences or related discipline.

+ A minimum of three (3) years of relevant program management and GMP industry experience.

+ Research and Development experience is a huge plus


+ Masters Degree or Ph.D. in Life Sciences or related discipline, Project Management certification, and Biotech or Cell and Gene Therapy experience

+ Ability to make sound decisions and approach problems with curiosity and open-mindedness.

+ High degree of independent working, analytical reasoning and the ability to communicate effectively.

+ Excellent written communication skills, including preparing captivating presentations and careful editing of documents

+ Ability to embrace rapidly changing requirements with an open mind and show a high degree of flexibility in an environment which is marked by a constant striving for excellence.

+ Dedication to innovation and science.

+ Ability to approach tasks in a structured, reliable and foresighted manner; combined with a high level of individual responsibility, enthusiasm and strong social skills.

+ A working knowledge of the pharmaceutical/biotech landscape, R&D trends and business strategy.

+ Ability to influence senior management and teams in Research, Development and Commercial functions using active listening, communication and facilitation skills.

+ Ability to clearly articulate analytical findings to senior management and drug development teams. Ability to lead and facilitate discussions with leaders and key stakeholders to work together to deliver results

We expect a high degree of independent working, analytical reasoning and excellent communication skills. You embrace rapidly changing requirements with an open mind, think outside the box and show a high degree of flexibility in an environment which is marked by a constant striving for excellence. You approach tasks in a structured, reliable and foresightful manner, combined with an elevated level of individual responsibility, enthusiasm and strong social skills.

**WHY US?**

**What We Offer**

We are a committed and inspired company and cherish the collegial, highly motivated and family-friendly atmosphere on our team. Our culture allows for a high level of originality, independent thinking, and initiative. We believe in supporting our employees professional and social skills.

**In addition, we offer:**

+ Competitive Total Rewards package

+ Base Salary

+ Annual Bonus

+ Stock Options based on position level

+ 401K plan with company match

+ Generous Holiday Time

+ Generous Paid Time Off (PTO) for ALL EMPLOYEES regardless of position level

+ Full Benefits

+ Health Insurance

+ Dental/Vision insurance

+ Short-Term and Long-Term Disability

+ Other voluntary insurance (Pet, Legal Shield Identity Theft Protection, Travel Assistant, Accidental Injury and Critical Illness,)

+ Family Medical Leave

+ Parental Leave

+ Employee Assistance Program

+ Life Insurance policy

+ Additional Voluntary Life Insurance

+ Personal time with the CEO in your first 30 days

+ Collaborative and family environment

+ Monthly Site meetings with fun team building events

+ Participation in the annual Houston BioChili Cookoff

+ Themed Holiday party

+ Social Community Outreach participation

+ Development training and planning

+ Various committees to foster collaboration and involvement within the company

+ Hybrid work schedules (based on position need and supervisors approval)

**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: 2021-10-01 Expires: 2021-11-01

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