MGR, PROJECT II
Orange County Metro Area, CA
Main Areas of Responsibilities:
The Project Manager will manage the cross-functional integrated project plan and drive the execution through cross-functional teams, building the global project timelines, ensuring milestones, goals, risk and budget are achieved.
The Project Manager will effectively collaborate with R&D, commercial & operations, communicate project status to management and provide resolution options/recommendations for project issues.
The project manager will be responsible for scheduling regular project timeline meetings, facilitate stage gate discussions & ensure risks are highlighted & escalated in a timely manner.
The Project Manager will provide decision analysis expertise and tools to the project teams for strategic planning and operational execution.
The Project Manager provides training and coaching of project teams on processes including product development process, project governance, development plans, critical path, decision trees and project financials
A passionate project manager with experience of the consumer products or medical device product development pathway.
3+ years experience in medical device/consumer product development environment.
Expert in consumer/skincare/medical device product development and the interdependencies of individual development activities.
Expert in the application of project management software and ability to utilize AGN R&D project and portfolio management systems.
Proven negotiation, issue resolution and team building skills.
Ability to identify and resolve project issues, including those related to timing, resources and funding, to prevent delays in project milestones.
Excellence in communication, stakeholder management, facilitating and managing meetings.
Expert in facilitating team decision making.
Ability to encourage intelligent risk taking and a bold culture.
Bachelor of Science or Master of Science in Life Sciences or Engineering discipline .
PMP certification is helpful but not required.