Job Details

Project Manager, Corporate Projects

Title
Project Manager, Corporate Projects
Accepting BioReady
Yes
Length
Full Time
Employer

STEMCELL Technologies

Salary
Yearly
not disclosed
Location
Vancouver
British Columbia
Date Posted
03/10/2018 - 09:30
Closing Date
03/11/2018 - 09:30
Job Description
Summary: 

STEMCELL Technologies Inc. is a privately-owned biotechnology company based in Vancouver that helps power leading-edge life science research around the world. Scientists performing stem cell, immunology, cancer, regenerative medicine and cellular therapy research are among those who rely on our cell culture media, cell separation products, instruments, ancillary reagents and contract assay services. We create novel, useful, standardized products of unfailing quality and deliver them to more than 70 countries via our many regional offices plus distribution centres in Vancouver, Seattle, Grenoble and Singapore.  Driven by our love of science and our passion for quality, we see ourselves simply as “Scientists Helping Scientists” – standing by our customers to provide outstanding products, technical support and training.  We have over 1000 science-oriented employees globally, including 250 PhDs/MScs, with most others holding a BSc or engineering degree.  STEMCELL is proud to be the largest Biotechnology employer in Canada.

The Project Manager is responsible for managing multi- disciplinary corporate growth projects including those involving third party business partners. As a key member of the Project Management Office within the Business Operations department, the Project Manager is primarily responsible for ensuring using the company's project management framework and methodology.

Education & Qualifications: 
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience managing multi-disciplinary projects.
  • Minimum BSc degree in cell biology or a related field (Graduate degree, PMP or further certifications would be an asset).
  • Experience working in the biotech/life sciences sector.
  • Track record of successfully managing multiple projects and consistently meeting deadlines.
  • Experience building strong working relationships with senior employees and third parties business partners.
  • Well organized with excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Flexible with a good tolerance for ambiguity.
  • Proven ability to lead, influence and build motivation.
Duties & Responsibilities: 
  • Responsible for preparing project evaluations, and then subsequent planning and execution of corporate growth projects while adhering to budget, scope and schedule requirements.
  • Helps to ensure a consistent project management framework and best practices are adhered to throughout all phases of the project life cycle.
  • Facilitates the creation of high quality product designs and implementation plans by working closely with a cross functional team that may include research and development, manufacturing, marketing, sales, operations, IS and other departments.
  • Provides leadership and motivation to cross-functional project teams.
  • Collaborates closely with project sponsors and senior management to support the determination of project scope, priority and resource allocation.
  • Leads by example and demonstrates a ‘can do’ attitude.
  • Encourages collaborations and provides mentorship to internal Project Managers and Project Coordinators.
  • Communication to senior managers and executives on project updates.
Other Information: 

This is an opportunity to work with highly motivated colleagues in a science-oriented, creative and dynamic environment. We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and significant career development opportunities. If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding position, please apply online at https://jobs.stemcell.com/