Michigan, Kalamazoo-Battle Creek
Our client, a Global Leader in the Medical Device Industry has an immediate opening for a Program Manager for a 12 month + Contract. Our client offers results-driven people a place where they can make a difference every day! You will also have the opportunity to work with other like-minded, self-directed and detail oriented Top Talents in an extremely collaborative and professional environment.
Position Description (Principle Duties and Responsibilities)
Manages the entire project lifecycle from project definition through implementation.
Accountable for meeting agreed upon scope, cost, schedule and quality measures.
Develops project plan and drives project milestones.
Establishes effective communication plan with project team and key stakeholders.
Provides day-to-day direction to project resources.
Ensures effective change management occurs throughout the course of the project.
Responsible for preparation of documentation, status reports and budgets.
Role requires excellent oral and written communications, interpersonal, negotiation, project planning, judgment, leadership, decision-making, analysis and problem-solving skills.
Expert knowledge of MS Project, Excel, MS Word and Visio.
Bachelor s Degree Required
Project Planning software technical skills, including status reporting. PMP certification.
Ability to network and self-seek adjacent work partners for awareness to how this work fits into the broader plan and to help manage any competing priority project asks.
Excellent virtual conversation skills (e.G., Skype, Video conferencing) to maximize communication when in-person conversations are not possible.
Having worked for a Medical Device or Pharmaceutical Company
Basic working knowledge of the regulatory requirements a must (21 CFR Part 820, 13485: 2016)