Project Manager

A growing Life Sciences technical sales firm is seeking a full time individual to fill the role of Project Manager. The company works in a professional, business-to-business (B2B) environment and is focused in the life sciences and clinical trials industries. The project management position will be responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of specific projects ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments and goals. Candidates must be entrepreneurial, self-starters who are willing to learn and are interested in sales, lead generation, and business development.

Job Purpose:

The Project Manager oversees the planning, implementation, and tracking of specific projects which have a beginning, an end, and specified deliverables.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The Project Manager performs a wide range of duties including some or all of the following:
  • Define the scope of the project in collaboration with senior management
  • Create a detailed work plan which identifies and sequences the activities needed to successfully complete the project
  • Determine the resources (time, money, equipment, etc.) required to complete the project
  • Develop a schedule for project completion that effectively allocates the resources to the activities
  • Review the project schedule with senior management and all other staff that will be affected by the project activities; revise the schedule as required
  • Determine the objectives and measures upon which the project will be evaluated at its completion
  • Manage project staff and/or volunteers according to the established policies and practices of the organization
  • Execute the project according to the project plan
  • Develop forms and records to document project activities
  • Set up files to ensure that all project information is appropriately documented and secured
  • Monitor the progress of the project and adjust as necessary to ensure the successful completion of the project
  • Establish a communication schedule to update stakeholders including appropriate staff in the organization on the progress of the project
  • Review the quality of the work completed with the project team on a regular basis to ensure that it meets the project standards