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About Thermo Fisher Scientific
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. With revenues of $17 billion, we have approximately 50,000 employees and serve customers within pharmaceutical and biotech companies, hospitals and clinical diagnostic labs, universities, research institutions and government agencies, as well as in environmental and process control industries. We create value for our key stakeholders through three premier brands, Thermo Scientific, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services, which offer a unique combination of innovative technologies, convenient purchasing options and a single solution for laboratory operations management. Our products and services help our customers solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics and increase laboratory productivity. Visit www.thermofisher.com.

Job Description

Job Title: Project Manager III
Reports To: Senior Project Manager
Group/Division: Thermo Fisher Scientific/BioServices Division
Career Band: 6
Job Track: Professional
Position Location: Bishop’s Stortford
Number of Direct Reports 0
Day/Shift (if applicable): 37.5 hrs p/w

Position Summary:

The Project Manager acts as the single client interface and account manager for assigned projects. This will involve discussions with clients, development of the project specifications, documentation, aspects of setting up the project. You will manage each project’s entire life cycle from setup and planning, through to execution and delivery.
With assistance from internal service providers, the Project Manager is responsible for co-coordinating all operational aspects of the company's services relating to production, storage and distribution within assigned projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assessment of client supplied study specifications in conjunction with Quality, Operations and Procurement to help design Supply Chain solutions to meet the needs of the project
  • Overall responsibility for ensuring that activities come together in a timely manner to meet the client requirements
  • Provision of data and technical input to the Business Development Manager to help in the creation of proposals
  • Working with the client and third parties to finalize logistical requirements. This may include Project meetings at the client site or at FBS
  • Coordination and communication of all Project Management related activities, both internal and external to ensure that all services and products are ready as required by the client
  • Where available, use of appropriate project planning tools e.g. Microsoft Project to track and communicate milestones and critical path activities and responsibilities
  • Timely provision of reports and other information to clients
  • Pro-active communication with all stakeholders
  • Set-up of study on internal systems
  • Ensure study logistics are managed appropriately
  • Leading client and internal status meetings and participation in bid support meetings
  • Manage stock levels of kit materials and packaging components
  • Conduct training at Monitor / Investigator meetings as required by client
  • Provide input into writing and review of departmental SOPs, Work Instructions & Technical Agreements
  • Invoicing support as requested. Provides revenue data / revenue forecasting for submission to Finance
  • Monitor and record change in the scope of contracts
  • Management of Client/Site Enquiries. Log calls / issues in appropriate systems
  • Manages non-conformance and provides reports and timely resolution
  • Provision of training to other members of FBS, where appropriate
  • Participation in cross-functional business process improvement activities as required
  • Communication with all levels of management, team members within FBS/FCS, and appropriate client contacts
  • To be available for overtime work as necessary to meet project or business needs
  • To perform any tasks or duties that may be necessary to meet business needs

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years Project Management experience
  • Able to act up to Senior PM role in absence as required
  • Relevant experience of clinical trial, packaging and logistics
  • Understanding of GXP requirements
  • Flexible and adaptable with strong customer management skills
  • Able to analyse problems and define solutions
  • Able to work under pressure and support others within team
  • The post holder needs to have good organisational, verbal, written and numerical skills
  • Ideally scientific degree or equivalent preferred

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