JVT Advisors

Manager, Global Material Planning

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Location: Norwood, Massachusetts 02139
Employment Type: Contract

Job Description

Contract Length:  6 months with possible extension

Job Summary:  The Project Manager will provide logistics support and oversight for a raw material shelf-life extension project.

  • Support a cross-functional team to ensure flawless execution of material shelf-life extension plans as stability studies complete key milestones
  • Collaborate with team members to create and maintain a detailed project plan
  • Coordinate recurring meetings with key suppliers to track progress towards key milestones
  • Proactively manage project risks and mitigation plans, and escalate when necessary
  • Maintain regular communication of progress with all project stakeholders
  • Prepare status updates for project review forums and communication to senior management
  • Initiate change controls and coordinate change action plans, ensuring that team members are held accountable for their actions
  • Education: University degree in an appropriate discipline (e.g., science, engineering, technology, business) Advanced degree (MS, PhD, MBA) and/or PMP is preferred
  • Minimum 5-10 years in pharmaceutical/biotechnology development and/or project management
  • The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience in leading cross-functional teams
  • Ability to work in a fluid environment and foster a strong collaborate spirit
  • Ability to negotiate and sustain networking relationships
  • Solid judgement with ability to make good decisions
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Time management and organizational skills
  • Strong knowledge of project management tools/software (MS Project, Smartsheet, etc)

Ovrille Gonsalves

Director of Recruiting & Training

Ovrille is responsible for full lifecycle recruiting for JVT’s clients across several industry verticals. He supports the Contract Recruiting team, and specializes in identifying temp (contractual) and temp-to-perm resources for JVT’s clients.

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