Quality Integration Change Management Lead
Lexington , Massachusetts
October 29, 2016
Primary Role

Leads the Quality global change management process to bring about a successful adaptation by the New Shire team in harmonization with the Corporate Change Management Office


15% -Represents the Quality Bax/Shire Integration Change Management interests working with the Corporate Change Management Office

-Influences the overall strategy for managing the integration change

-Aligns Quality Change Management strategy with overall strategy

50% -Develops Quality Change Management Plan

-Executes the Quality Bax /Shire Change Management communication plans for the Bax/Shire integration in alignment with overall strategy including:

-Planning and designing, writing, editing and management of collateral

-Organizing events to support the engagement process -

-Executing all communication tactics relevant for a global, multi-site integration

-Establishing and validating sustaining mechanisms

10% Creates, develops, standardizes and utilizes Bax/Shire Integration change management processes and tools

10% Facilitates interactive working sessions with key stakeholders to create a sense of ownership and buy-in to the ideal future integrated state

10% Provides advanced communications and report status up, down and across the organization

5% Collect and analyze (for improvement) measured feedback and readiness through surveys, polls and focus groups

Education & Experience Requirements


-Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in a suitable technical or management discipline.

-5+ years' experience in a communications, change, and/or global program management role and training/certifications in applicable formal methods and tools.

-2+ years' experience in the biotechnology and/or pharmaceutical industry

-Consistent delivery of superior results

Desired: Advanced Degree.

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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