Gilead Sciences, Inc. Project Manager, Strategy & Business Operations in Santa Monica, California
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Project Manager – Strategy & Business Operations
We are seeking a Project Manager who will provide leadership to key projects within the Strategic Project and Portfolio management department.
Summary / Essential Functions:
Proactively manages teams and works with stakeholders to define and implement strategic initiatives
Create and maintain high-performance, well-motivated project teams
Ensure projects and/or programs are implemented within stated goals and timelines
Leads small to medium size teams in defining program strategies, developing goals, assigning project tasks and ensures the team meets all goals.
Using project management tools develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving
Interacts with all levels of management
Participates with other managers in setting the project strategy, schedules, resource alignment and financial analysis
Approves team deliverables for project / program completion
Anticipates and resolves conflict situations in a win-win outcome
. Knowledge, Experience and Skills:
5+ years of Project Management experience in GMP industries (Pharma/Biotech/Medical Device)
PMP certification preferred
Must be knowledgeable in all phases of project management life cycle
Ability to demonstrate acumen with Microsoft toolset: MS Project, Power Point and Excel
Must be well versed in project management tools and possess knowledge of related disciplines
Must be self-motivated, capable of analyzing and solving complex problems through innovative thought and experience
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Must possess ability to proactively manage multiple cross-functional tasks and initiatives simultaneously
Ability to work effectively on cross-functional teams
Ability to work independently and apply excellent problem-solving techniques.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Kite is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development of innovative cancer immunotherapies with a goal of providing rapid, long-term durable response and eliminating the burden of chronic care. The company is focused on chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) and T cell receptor (TCR) engineered cell therapies designed to empower the immune system's ability to recognize and kill tumors. Kite is based in Santa Monica, CA. For more information on Kite, please visit www.kitepharma.com . Sign up to follow @KitePharma on Twitter at www.twitter.com/kitepharma .
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Gilead Sciences, Inc. is a research-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercialises innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need. With each new discovery and investigational drug candidate, we seek to improve the care of patients living with life-threatening diseases around the world. Gilead’s therapeutic areas of focus include HIV/AIDS, liver diseases, cancer and inflammation, and serious respiratory and cardiovascular conditions.
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