23 days old

Senior Manager

Kelly Services
San Diego, CA 92108
**Job Overview:**

This role supports the Rapid Diagnostics Solutions (RDS) business unit in San Diego, California, part of the group of diagnostics businesses. We are focused on increasing access to affordable innovations in diagnostic testing and enabling data-driven decisions. What we do matters because our work has a direct impact on peoples lives, and we take that responsibility seriously.

This position is key to driving the execution and implementation of programs within Operations. Reporting to the Director of Program Management Office, the Senior Manager will work to increase operational capabilities by scoping any New Product Introduction (NPI), process improvement, cost savings, or other project/programs that will impact operational effectiveness. This role will assume responsibility for development and execution of strategy impacting the validated state of the medical device being manufactured at RDS in San Diego. Successful Sr. Managers work collaboratively with Core Team members from various functions (Product Marketing, Development, Quality, Customer Support, etc.) to improve transfer predictability frequently under aggressive timelines. This position will have multiple direct reports who support both Operations NPIs and sustaining projects that involve validation activities. The successful candidate must be able to work independently, handle multiple projects in parallel, and communicate with all levels of the organization.


+ Provide leadership to the Product Commercialization Process (PCP) within Operations

+ Lead large programs/projects, with a multidisciplinary technical scope across RD

+ Collaborate cross-functionally to create, execute, and communicate overall project plans (scope, schedule, staffing plans, quality, risk management, budget, and procurement) and revise them appropriately to meet changing project needs and requirements.

+ Coordinate activities between project teams to design and deliver Thermo Fisher Scientific products that are assembled to, made to, or engineered to order

+ Independently manages other validation engineers and/or consultants, tracks overall validation master plan progress and provides dashboard updates to senior management

+ Consults with management, assesses customer requirements, and studies product characteristics to select validation objectives and standards

+ Develops validation strategies and approaches consistent with all applicable site guidance documents and writes protocols for validation or performance testing of manufacturing equipment, processes, or systems

+ Manages 4-7 direct reports who are responsible for Operations NPI deliverables, as well as sustaining projects.

+ Focus on 5 priorities: Safety, Quality, Delivery, Productivity/Cost and People

+ Lead, coach, engage, empower, and motivate the project management team to prioritize and deliver project goals and objectives

+ Proactively communicate project status, issues & risks to business leaders

+ Facilitate tracking and managing project cost and ensure margins are aligned with the business approved project margin

+ Organize and facilitate project planning, daily/weekly stand-up meetings, reviews, and other project related key milestone commitments

+ Establish an environment where accountability and continuous improvement are fundamental to the culture

**Requirements** :

+ Bachelor of Science in related field

+ 10 years industry experience in project or program management

+ Experience with 510k

+ Experience with diangostics and/or IVD

**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** **** **?**

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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/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: 2022-07-18 Expires: 2022-08-18

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