Senior Project Manager - Pharmaceutical & Biotech Market Lead

San Francisco, California
01 Sep 2016
29 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This position is focused on the capture and execution of specific biopharmaceutical projects

You will be working closely with clients' Internal teams and requiring frequent presence on-site. Project scope is small to medium biopharmaceutical projects including retrofits.The Project Manager will be part of a global Life Sciences group with subject matter experts that can be accessed and leveraged depending on clients' needs. Responsibilities include technical, financial, and client/external stakeholder relations for assigned projects. Project level of complexity is average. Candidates should understand and be able to apply project management responsibilities, understand and be able to coordinate with the client and the CH2M team the competencies required in the biopharmaceutical industry; and understand and support pursuit and project execution processes. Key focus areas include planning resource requirements, scope/schedule/sequence of project activities, client and/or team satisfaction, monitoring and managing project risk profile, quality, health/safety/environment, and financial performance of one or more projects.
• Demonstrated ability to manage small projects to medium projects with a life sciences background.
• Experience in delivery of projects in an operating facility and coordination with owners various project shareholders
• Act as one of the company's prime contacts with the client and is responsible for overall work progress and technical performance on the program.
• Program utilizes well established program management procedures.
• Lead and manages the program team through all phases of program planning, mobilization, execution, and closeout consistent with established program delivery processes to the meet the scope, schedule, budget and other specified requirements stated in the contract.
• Oversee the delivery of the scope, schedule, and budget commitments are defined in the contract. Criteria of strategic importance to the client are often included in the contract as well, and typically define additional commitments required of CH2M to achieve delivery success (e.g. HSE criteria, quality criteria, critical path milestones).
• Complete the scope of work to the satisfaction of the client and key stakeholders, while simultaneously ensuring that CH2M's HS&E, quality, financial, risk management, business and policy expectations are met.
• Play a role in the business development activities leading to the award of the contract. This typically includes client relationship development, program-specific positioning activities, teaming arrangements, proposal preparation, orals presentation, and contract negotiation consistent with established business development processes.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:
• Bachelor's degree in applicable discipline or equivalent experience.
• 12 - 20+ years progressively responsible Project Management experience.

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:
• PMP or equivalent, and/or PgMP or equivalent preferred.

Please note that we will not sponsor an employment visa, such as an H-1B or related visa, to fill this position.
CH2M will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance

CH2M is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language .

Job Location CH2M, San FranciscoSan Francisco, CA US
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