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Senior Manager, Project Management - Carlsbad, CA

Kelly Services
Carlsbad, CA 92008
**Senior Manager, Project Management**

This person will primarily oversee sterile injectable pharmaceutical development projects from inception to FDA approval. This person will also ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget and to the required standards. In addition, they will promote a culture of collaboration and accountability through outstanding organizational and leadership skills. He or she will contribute to, and support, corporate goals to progress the companys portfolio of products across therapeutic areas.

**Essential Duties & Responsibilities:**

+ Work alongside cross-functional teams (internal and external) to meet project deadlines

+ Manage multiple projects from inception to completion

+ Create and maintain comprehensive project plans

+ Translate project statuses into executive dashboard-style reporting

+ Proactively communicate project expectations, statuses and metrics to all stakeholders

+ Perform risk management strategies as required and take necessary risk mitigation steps

+ Provide management oversight for the request for proposal (RFP) process

+ Schedule and participate in all meetings and maintain responsibility for reporting project statuses

+ Independently manage or lead strategy development for drug development projects in any phase of development

+ Manage team meetings including developing agendas and documenting decisions and action items

+ Identify organizational gaps and influence the project environment to address gaps that impact the project

+ Manage the planning and use of project resources and work to secure adequate resourcing and budget alignment in close collaboration with finance and functional team members

+ Other duties as assigned


+ Familiarity of commonly used project management concepts, practices and procedures

+ Understanding of the drug development process

+ Ability to quickly understand and execute a process

+ Advanced Microsoft Office Suite skills (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel, Microsoft Project)

+ Ability to prioritize and assign urgency accordingly to tasks/projects

+ Ability to evaluate and escalate matters on an as needed basis

+ Strong time management skills and attention to detail

+ Demonstrated successes in working with a diverse group of team members

+ Excellent interpersonal and communication skills both verbal and written

+ Ability to work effectively under pressure and/or deadlines

+ Proven ability to work through and overcome conflicts productively and while maintaining professionalism at all times

**Education & Experience:**

+ Bachelor's degree (with related science background and/or project management)

+ Project Management Professional (PMP) certification (desired, not required)

+ 5 - 7 years experience working as a project manager with oversight for multiple simultaneous development projects in pharmaceuticals

+ Experience working as a project manager in clinical studies (desired, not required)

**For immediate consideration apply today!**

**Quetions? Please reach out to Dustin at**

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**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: 2020-11-20 Expires: 2020-12-21

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