Title: IT Project Manager - IT & Pharma (lab) systems
Type of role: Contract
Duration: 12-24+ Months
Location: Newark, CA (Hybrid – 3-4 days on-site)
Negotiable, depending on W2, C2C or 1099 hourly pay rate **Our direct client is seeking an GxP Project Manager a strong IT background.
***Must have laboratory GxP systems experience
**Seeking 8+ years’ experience as a IT Project Manager
**Ideal candidate would have prior experience managing Laboratory Systems projects in a Pharmaceutical / Biotech domain
We are looking for a Project Manager on a contract basis in Newark, CA who can help with the management of the Lab Informatics portfolio, including the following:
Novatek LIMS (EM, EM Mobile, UM and Stability Modules)
Cytiva Gel Imager
Tecan Plate Reader
The preferred candidate will have an understanding of the GxP environment and must be onsite 3-4 days a week.
Please note that the requirement is for a Project Manager who can help in managing the projects under the Lab Informatics portfolio, developing/managing/executing project plans, coordinating with the vendors/stakeholders, publishing status reports/dashboards, managing issues/mitigating risks, etc.
The motivated candidate will work on high-visibility projects in a fast-paced environment.
Delivery of the full lifecycle of projects assigned providing leadership to deliver on time, within budget and defined scope
Ensure effectiveness in the allocation of project resources, build and manage the detailed project plan, define and manage risks/issues, stakeholder communications, and escalate to management when appropriate to ensure the deliverables of the project are met.
Strong DRIVER of projects
Strong collaborator and ability to build strong relationships with the stakeholders to ensure timely communication of projects relevant to stakeholders
Manage the project schedule, resources, and budget to meet all project objectives as defined by the business / management.
Good problem solver with a knack of clearing roadblocks.
Knowledge and Skills
Should have prior experience with Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS), and preferably other Lab and GxP Systems within the pharma domain.
8+ years’ experience in IT project management for projects in the IT application space
Strong delivery focus - effective facilitator
Excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential
Proven ability to manage multiple projects at the same time
Knowledgeable of compliance regulations including CFR 21 part 11
Self-starter with a can-do attitude and works well with very little supervision.