About this role

  • Posted on

  • Location

    Basel

  • Salary

    £69.96 - £70.80 per hour

  • Type

    Contract

  • Division

    Life Science Recruitment Jobs

  • Reference

    BBBH17257_1614072794

  • Start date

    15/3/2021

  • Managing this role

Executive Consultant

Jon Martin

+44 203 8540 262

jon.martin@xplorelifescience.com

154-158 Shoreditch High Street, E1 6HU

Description

I am working with a globally renowned pharmaceutical business seeking a self-employed Senior Project Manager to join the business on an 8 month contract assignment
Major Accountabilities include:

  • Implement programme and project management plans
  • Collect, consolidate and analyse data for programme status tracking and reporting – and submit to SteerCo
  • Monitor risks, issues and milestones at the programme level
  • Assist Programme Director to ensure tasks are completed and deliverables are met
  • Ensure dependencies are integrated into the programme schedule and communicated
  • Support Business Case / Benefits Management team with benefits tracking, programme costs and dashboard management
  • Setting up and running programme governance
  • Manage communications within the project team and out to the Central PMO / Support teams
  • Lead project checkpoint meetings

Requirements:

  • Proven track record for planning, executing, controlling and closing projects and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously with minimal supervision
  • Experience of managing a PMO office
  • Experience of managing the complete lifecycle of a project with project teams
  • Strong skills in creating and maintaining project and programme plans, including risks, actions, issues, dependencies
  • Deep understanding and knowledge of PM tools & methodologies
  • Highly efficient in resource planning and tasks assignment
  • Knowledge of benefits and dependency mapping, risk management and resource planning
  • Highly proficient IT skills in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and MS project
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Diplomatic ability to influence others at all levels of the business
  • Strong and demonstrated ability to build lasting relationships with key stakeholders
  • Ability to competently mediate disagreements and negotiate agreeable resolutions
  • Management & support of Project Managers and PMO resources
  • Knowledgeable & experienced in efficient Change Management methods

If this role sounds of interest, please submit your CV

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