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Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-04417
Location: Princeton, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 11/05/2018 to 05/04/2019
TSR Consulting has been asked by their valued client, a leading Pharmaceutical Company, to assist with their need for the following role:

Project Manager
Location – Princeton, NJ
6 month contract

We do not work with 3rd party vendors on C2C

 
Role:
 
This team has a vision to invest in a number of transformational HR Business and HR IT related projects. These are in support of the goals and objectives that include driving Enterprise Performance, delivery of Culture & People Strategy, driving HR People Strategy and other critical priorities.

Responsibilities:
  • Ensures Program is delivered within the agreed upon schedule, budget, and quality constraints coordinated between all the different Program components
  • Partners with business functions to: understand their needs; ensure alignment to timelines and costs; and track mutual dependencies
  • Defines Program Governance including roles and responsibilities and the Program Infrastructure (program office, technology, and other factors in the work environment supporting the program effort)
  • Acts as the communications conduit to the Program Owner, executive sponsors and business program steering committee and conducts periodic briefings/status updates
  • Builds and maintains a comprehensive Program Plan/Schedule with Project Schedule rollups.
  • Accountable for addressing external and cross team internal dependencies, mitigation and resolution of program level risks and issues.
Qualifications:
  • Proven experience of 10+ years in leading complex HR, HR Information Technology Projects or Programs
  • Experienced in managing Projects or Programs by leveraging standard industry Project Management frameworks (e.g. - PMBOK) and Software Development Lifecycle methodology (e.g. - Agile, Waterfall, etc.)
  • Delivers cost-effective, high quality Projects or Programs on-time through application of PM guidelines and standards (best practices) and effective controls while meeting requisite compliance requirements (Sarbanes-Oxley, GxP etc.,)
  • Ability to conceptualize Projects or Programs from start to finish to effectively manage and keep initiative on schedule while adapting to sudden changes and shifting priorities
  • Demonstrates effective Project Management skills through the development of project plans, resource allocation, plan execution, consistent communications with project team members and stakeholders, status reviews, and delivery of agreed upon results
  • Achieves effective control on the Project or Program through management of scope, estimating, accounting, budget management, risk management and project closeout
  • Demonstrates strong communication skills allowing the candidate to serve as the primary point of contact for all communications
  • Additional plus would be someone who has experience working with external Service Providers providing hosting services (Client, DXC, BT etc.)
  • Prior experience in the Pharmaceutical industry and validated systems
 
This is a great opportunity to get in with a stable and growing organization that values technology and the people that drive it. There is a lot more we can share with you about the role, so please contact me (or apply) at dhersch@tsrconsulting.com or through the "apply” function listed.