Bristol Myers Squibb Precision Medicine Technical Manager in Cambridge, Massachusetts
At Bristol Myers Squibb, we are inspired by a single vision – transforming patients’ lives through science. In oncology, hematology, immunology and cardiovascular disease – and one of the most diverse and promising pipelines in the industry – each of our passionate colleagues contribute to innovations that drive meaningful change. We bring a human touch to every treatment we pioneer. Join us and make a difference.
Bachelor’s degree with a minimum 5 years of pharma or medical device experience, 2 years project management experience or equivalent.
Understanding of drug, translational development and/or medical device development project management. PMP certification desirable
Bristol Myers Squibb (BMS) is a global biopharmaceutical company engaged primarily in the discovery, development and commercialization of novel therapies for the treatment of human diseases.
BMS R&ED is at a critical and exciting phase of development. As it expands its portfolio there is an opportunity for a dynamic and resourceful individual to support and deliver upon multiple Precision Medicine led and supported projects.
Precision Medicine (PM) is part of the Research and Early Development organization in BMS and leads internal and external diagnostic development activities to support multiple disease areas of interest including hematological malignancies, inflammatory disease programs and solid tumor indications. The team will integrate scientific and business insights of multiple functions to provide innovative solutions that will make precision medicine a reality for the patients and health care providers we serve.
The Senior Manager, Technical Management, reports to the Technical Management Head within the Precision Medicine organization. They are accountable, with the Precision Medicine Technical Lead to support BMS product Development Teams (DT) to successfully shape and execute the various translational and diagnostic strategies, projects, and lifecycle plans.
Roles and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Responsibilities may vary based on project and stages of development (early, late, and lifecycle)
Manage the implementation of PM projects of low to medium complexity to support global DTs
Responsible for managing the PM project team and deliverables, working effectively with cross-functional representatives including scientific, clinical, regulatory, legal, finance
Responsible for developing and coordinating resource planning across functions to assure that adequate resources are being applied to the project
Develop and maintain timelines for PM activities, assure alignment with global DT timelines as applicable, update timeline on an ongoing basis to allow transparency to the organization
Prepare and track project budgets, manage project financials including accruals and payables, work with legal and the PM Technical Lead to develop contracts for development partners, service providers, and research collaborators
Identify project risks with the project team, drive for resolution of project issues
Prepare regular progress reports and ad hoc reports to facilitate seamless communication and transparency of project status throughout the organization
Establish a close partnering relationship with the DT Project Leader and DT Project Manager, as applicable for the project
Establish a close working relationship with external development partners, service providers, and research collaborators to monitor the execution of PM projects
Ensure that DT strategy recommendations requiring endorsement by governance committees incorporate PM advice, and thoroughly coordinate governance committee planning with the DT
Partner with other BMS project management groups and resources to implement project management best practices which facilitate internal efficiencies and information sharing
Assure that the BMS values are demonstrated in all aspects of individual actions and team interactions
Bachelor’s degree with a minimum 5 years of pharma or medical device experience, 2 years project management experience or equivalent; PMP certification desirable.
Knowledge of the drug development, medical device, and/or translational development processes, and supportive project management processes
Strong project management skills, outcomes oriented, and results driven
Demonstrates effective communication skills, cross-functional collaboration skills, and a cross-cultural awareness
Works with a moderate level of independence to lead projects and teams
Ability to effectively manage conflicts and negotiations, and influence outcomes without direct authority
Excellent organizational, analytical, and planning skills
Knowledge of the project financial budgeting and expenditures process, and contracts development process
Effectively utilize project management tools and information technology systems such as Microsoft Office, Project, Excel, Visio, Spotfire, etc.
Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious diseases. Empowered to apply our individual talents and diverse perspectives in an inclusive culture, our shared values of passion, innovation, urgency, accountability, inclusion and integrity bring out the highest potential of each of our colleagues.
Bristol Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees with the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.
Company: Bristol Myers Squibb
Req Number: R1532807-en-us-1
Updated: 2021-03-08 03:23:41.239 UTC
Bristol Myers Squibb is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, gender expression, genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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