Job Description SummaryThe Program Manager - BDT Projects will be the chief liaison between the Medication Delivery Solutions (MDS) R&D function and BD Technologies. (S)he will ensure prioritization of BDT projects, provide clarity on status, ensure proactive realignment of scope as needed. (S)he will collaborate with BDT and MDS R&D program leaders to ensure alignment during the ASR process, manage and track the MDS R&D spend at BDT and collaborate with MDS finance in tracking the spend at BDT.
* Acting as the liaison for all MDS R&D projects at BDT, lead the harmonization and prioritization of projects at BDT. * Maintain a cadence of reviews with dashboards and templates to monitor progress and review status. Collaborate with relevant stake holders to anticipate gaps, proactively create back-up plans and escalate relevant issues that need redefining of strategy, timeline and costs. * On a periodic basis, review the MDS spend at BDT and partner with MDS finance to ensure that financial spend data is reflected in the monthly loads. * Leverage financial data and risk-retirement plans to proactively highlight over and under-spend of data and execute appropriate measures to redefine targets or new plans to meet financial targets. * Translate MDS R&D needs for the ASR period and use this information to create the BDT roadmap to align with MDS project timelines. * Own and drive periodic strategic reviews with BDT using clear agenda that is topical to MDS' evolving needs. Own and drive actions items from these reviews and ensure closure.
* Bachelor's Degree in Engineering/Life-sciences with 10 years of experience in a combination of product development, program management roles * Need a minimum of 3 years in program management with documented success leading and delivering projects in a matrixed environment. * Demonstrated success in using templates/dashboards to communicate status and facilitating appropriate actions to manage gaps and resolution. * Demonstrated success in creating and maintaining a budget to deliver monthly/quarterly/annual commitments. * Superior verbal & written communications skills resulting in clear/crisp articulation of status, needs, gaps, escalation and resolution plans. * Demonstrated success in influencing people in other organization and the ability to adjust personal style to suit the situation and people involved.
Primary Work LocationUSA NJ - Franklin Lakes
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