Randstad Project Manager in Swiftwater, Pennsylvania

Project Manager

job details:

  • location:Swiftwater, PA

  • salary:$87.81 - $106.54 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, January 15, 2019

  • experience:10 years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:145963

job description

Project Manager

Contract position: A Project Manager is needed for a global healthcare leader that discovers, develops and distributes therapeutic solutions focused on patient's needs in the Swiftwater, PA area. The Senior Project Manager is responsible for driving the delivery on one or more large-scale, complex construction/engineering projects that involve multiple internal and external stakeholders. No per diem available.

Responsibilities for the Project Manager

  • Perform project management and project control activities. Coach and provide guidance to the Project Sponsor, Project Leader, and project team towards the fundamental goal of successful project completion.

  • Maintain the end-to-end project schedule and budget. Assist the Project Leader to assess the impact of risk to a project's schedule and budget, create the risk register, and define risk response plans.

  • Ensure issues are addressed and/or escalated for resolution in a timely manner.Monitor project progress and resources needed to ensure project objectives and stakeholder's expectations are achieved. Coordinate resource management and change management activities.

Requirements for the Project Manager

  • 10+ years managing complex, cross-functional projects. Experience in pharmaceutical/biopharmaceutical industry preferred.

  • Familiarity with cGMP environment, including commissioning, qualification, and validation. Extensive knowledge and experience in the use of project management methodologies and tools.

  • Experience in working with stakeholders to manage their expectations and engage them to address and resolve issues. Experience working in a Project Management Office (PMO) preferred.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project, Visio, and Outlook). Experience with Planisware or other project portfolio management software (e.g., Planview, CA PPM, Microsoft Project Server).


  • 401K

  • Healthcare

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