Lonza Pharma & Biotech has several openings for seasoned Program Manager’s to work in their Bend, OR location. The Program Manager has responsibility and accountability for all operational aspects of leading a project team to deliver with the highest level of quality. As a Program Manager, you will be the single point of contact for customers with regards to operational questions, ensuring each project milestone is delivered in line with agreed objectives, and to be the customer’s advocate within the Lonza network.
Direct, lead and motivate multi-disciplinary project teams to deliver results throughout the life of the program. Shared customer relationship management with Account Managers
Manage project scope, timelines, budget and program profitability together with core project team
In collaboration with Account Management/Commercial Development, create long term program strategies
Ensure the right and effective internal and external governance’s are in place and are effective
Prepares Statements of Work (SOW) and facilitate SOW approval
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or one of the Life Sciences
Significant experience in Project or Program Management is required
Previous technical competency in the areas of the Pharma Industry, chemical manufacturing, process development, cGMP (current Good Manufacturing Practices), product registration, analytical science, Quality Assurance etc. preferred
Working knowledge of project management software such as Microsoft Office Project and SharePoint, as well as Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
A proven record of successfully managing projects
Strong collaborative mindset, proven leadership skills, and a demonstrated ability to hold influence in a matrix environment
Ability to communicate effectively at all levels across the organization. Has strength of character to have difficult conversations with senior stakeholders including customers, internal team members and senior management; excellent written, oral and presentation skills
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