Lifecycle Management Project Manager
Location:
Posted:
November 22, 2016
Reference:
15467BR
Primary Role:
Coordinate and manage product lifecycle projects by bridging between Product Support and site Technical Services functions. Scope to include commercial recombinant protein therapies manufactured at internal and contract sites. Provide alignment across functional groups in Technical Services and PDTS in relation to project prioritization, program management, budgeting & project resources. In addition, provide effective communication to functional leadership and stakeholders of program status, including deliverables, key performance indicators and escalation topics.

Responsibilities:
50%:
Managing project portfolio (programs) within Technical Services for Recombinant Protein Therapies (TS-RPT) and TS External Manufacturing.

20%:
Effective communication to TS leadership and stakeholders

20%:
Develop TS network for project alignment to drive efficient management and resource utilization including reporting of key performance indicators

10%:
Bridging with key stakeholders on strategic initiatives requiring TS leadership and/or support.

Education & Experience Requirements:
This individual will have a minimum of:
• A BSc in Biochemistry/Protein Chemistry or Chemical Engineering or related discipline with a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience.
• Technical experience with process development and/or manufacturing operations.
• Experience with project management and/or leadership enabling cross functional engagement to deliver project goals and timelines.

About Shire:
Shire is the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving people with rare diseases and other highly specialized conditions. We strive to develop best-in-class products, many of which are available in more than 100 countries, across core therapeutic areas including Hematology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Ophthalmics, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Gastrointestinal/Internal Medicine/Endocrine and Hereditary Angioedema; and a growing franchise in Oncology.

Our employees come to work every day with a shared mission: to develop and deliver breakthrough therapies for the hundreds of millions of people in the world affected by rare diseases and other high-need conditions, and who lack effective therapies to live their lives to the fullest.

Equal Employment Opportunity
Shire is an equal opportunity employer. Shire evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.

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Reasonable Accommodations
Shire is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please call 484-595-8400 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

A little about us:
At Shire, we help people with rare diseases and specialized conditions live their lives to the fullest.

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