Randstad Project Manager in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Project Manager

job details:

  • location:Cambridge, MA

  • salary:$78 - $85.25 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, February 13, 2019

  • experience:3 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:27791

job description

Project Manager

job summary:

S/he will lead the strategic planning and management of the tactics for the Worldwide Medical organization at congresses.

They will ensure alignment, consistency, and timely completion across all activities.

S/he will represent medical in cross-functional congress execution meetings, keep internal tools and trackers up to date with relevant information, manage individual workload, prioritize tasks and alert Scientific

Partnership team to potential risks or concerns and support appropriate triage.

This role will also lead exhibit booth design, material review, internal communication deliverables, and align with local and regional congress contacts as required.

S/he will participate on special projects and assignments as needed.

location: Cambridge, Massachusetts

job type: Contract

salary: $78.00 - 85.25 per hour

work hours: 9 to 5

education: Bachelors


  • Experience in trade show/congress planning and execution

  • Strategic planner for congress tactical plans

  • Pharma industry/agency experience key

  • Expert project management skills or project management certification.

  • High level of comfort with working in highly matrixed environment

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision, with little to no instruction on routine work and only general guidance on assignments.

  • High degree of comfort with technology, and expert in Office

  • Independent worker that learns quickly

  • Comfort in working in fast paced environment

  • Effectively Communicates

  • Executes and Drives to Completion

  • Focus on Quality & Customer Service

  • Mitigates risks - Recognizes when and if there is a need to escalate


  • Some travel may be needed - domestic and international expect 2, 4-6 day trips during contract

  • No specific software experience needed

  • Bachelors. Masters or above a plus but not needed.

  • We do not need a scientist for this role - but someone with science background and understands pharma industry a plus

skills: Project Management, MS-EXCEL

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