USDM Life Sciences is a leading global regulatory compliance and technology firm with 20 years of experience offering bold solutions that accelerate innovation, compliance, and performance in life sciences. We are currently seeking a strong Project Manager who has experience in a GxP regulated environment supporting the LIMS implementation. LabVantage experience is desired, but not required.
• Project Manage multiple LIMS work streams • Create appropriate project plans and work schedules to meet business objectives and priorities • Provide an ongoing assessment and management of project risks and determine actions necessary to mitigate risks • Track and help resolve project issues • Execute and follow the Change control process • Provide regular project plan updates and status reporting on financial and delivery progress • Lead project communications activities for owned work streams • Collaborate with other IT groups involved in the project delivery process • Assure, through monitoring and project oversight, that project delivery is on-time and within budget; identifying, tracking, reporting, and escalating issues as appropriate • Coordinate the delivery of training with business systems users and IT • Facilitate post implementation project reviews and the incorporation of learnings back into principles, policies, practices and the in-house knowledge base
· 8-15+ year’s experience · Previous project management experience on technical projects · Demonstrated ability to think strategically when planning, managing teams and managing process · Skillful use of interpersonal skills and influence to ensure optimal team performance · Excellent communication skills which enable successful collaboration with senior level stakeholders · Strong experience facilitating project team meetings, cross-functional communication and decision making, and ensuring alignment with business · Ability to work in a highly matrixed organization that is globally diverse · Extensive experience using MS Project, PowerPoint, Visio and MS Office Suite · Strong working knowledge of SDLC · Understanding of GMP systems and validation processes
Highly Preferred Qualifications
· PMP certified · Previous project management experience with laboratory system/application implementations · Experience with LIMS · Combination of Life Science and IT project management background