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Senior Project Manager

Company: Catalent
Location: San Diego
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Catalent Pharma in San Diego, CA is hiring a Senior Project Manager. The primary function of this role is for the individual to initiate, plan, monitor the execution, and ensure the timely completion of client projects so that patient needs are met and internal/external customers are satisfiedThis is a full-time position: Monday - Friday, day shift with flexible work hours/hybrid schedule (remote/on-site).Catalent is a global, high-growth, public company and a leading partner for the pharmaceutical industry in the development and manufacturing of new treatments for patients worldwide. Your talents, ideas, and passion are essential to our mission: to help people live better, healthier lives.Catalent Pharma Solutions in San Diego is a premier pharmaceutical chemistry development and manufacturing organization supporting the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. We focus on bringing client drug compounds from discovery to the clinic with services that include analytical development, pre-formulation testing, formulation development, GMP manufacturing and stability storage and testing as well as Clinical Supply Services. At Catalent San Diego, we recruit and develop exceptional individuals with a passion for science and determination to excel. We offer a technically challenging and stimulating environment and the opportunity to learn from the best.Catalent is committed to a Patient First culture through excellence in quality and compliance, and to the safety of every patient, consumer, and Catalent employee.The Role (Other duties may be assigned):Manage projects, including key accounts, that may reside within multiple business lines or sites as assigned and act as single/primary point of contact for the client and facilitate responses to client questions and observations.Independently develop complex implementation plans (project timelines, monitor internal/external project actions, and ensure milestones are met).Organize and lead meetings with client and internal teams to facilitate project completion, set meeting agendas and provide meeting minutes.Provide notification of milestone completions and forecast accurate project phase completion dates for billing to finance.During the lifecycle of projects, push to obtain resupply forecasts and new business opportunities from clients.Assist the sales team with scope definition for resupply and new business opportunities with existing clients. Review signed proposals of assigned projects and ensure scope is accurate, initiate proposal requests for project scope changes (QAR) throughout the life of the project, assist in review of proposals and scope changes prior to distribution to the client, contribute to proposal language improvements.Plan, Organize, Host, and Lead all varieties of client visits including development or manufacturing observation, project kick-off meetings, business review meetings, and prospective client visits.May lead in onboarding new employees to the project management team, may supervise other members of project management team.Provide leadership to employees including training, development, and staff recognition.Provide site-wide and company-wide training (as appropriate) and participate in site-wide continuous improvement projects.The Candidate:Bachelor's degree required; degree in scientific field preferred.7+ years in Scientific Environment (lab, research, development, project management, etc.)5+ year in a client-facing position (project management role preferred)Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to speak effectively before small groups of colleagues, site leadership, and day to day to interactions. Must be fluent in English (speaking, reading, and writing).Collaborative team member with a customer service focused mindset who creates customer loyalty during all aspects of project management.Strong ownership and accountability with the ability to deal effectively with shifting priorities.Exceptional critical thinking and problem-solving. Possess a high degree of interpersonal, organizational, and time management skills. Ability to gain confidence and build strong relationships internally and externally to align on project goals.Technological proficiency for use of the computer, Microsoft Office Suite, and the Internet. Advanced proficiency with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint as well as Smartsheet or MS Project.Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel with fine dexterity, occasionally required to use a firm grasp; push/pull and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus (with corrective lenses, if needed).Why you should join Catalent:Awesome employee activities: Movie Day, Monthly Birthday Celebrations, Friday Bagel Breakfast, On-site Fitness Center with machines, on-site yoga and HIIT classes, Sponsored Sports Teams, and several other company-sponsored events that encourages positive employee comradery, which contributes to effectively building positive employee relationships, overall creating a positive work environmentEnvironmentally friendly with on-site practices as well as regularly participating in Beach Clean-up activitiesDefined career path and annual performance review and feedback processDiverse, inclusive cultureSeveral Employee Resource Groups focusing on D&I19 days of PTO + 10 paid holidaysDynamic, fast-paced work environmentPositive working environment focusing on continually improving processes to remain innovativePotential for career growth on an expanding team within an organization dedicated to preserving and bettering livesCompetitive salary with bonus potentialCommunity engagement and green initiativesGenerous 401K match and Paid Time Off accrualMedical, dental and vision benefits effective day one of employmentTuition Reimbursement - Let us help you finish your degree or earn a new one!On-site fitness center and wellness programsTuition Reimbursement - Let us help you finish your degree or earn a new one!GymPass program to promote overall physical wellnessPerkspot - offers exclusive or private discounts from approximately 900+ merchants in a wide array of categoriesCatalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help us bring over 7,000 life-saving and life-enhancing products to patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where employees work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market. Catalent produces more than 70 billion doses per year, and each one will be used by someone who is counting on us. Join us in making a difference.Catalent is committed to the health and safety of its employees, visitors and the customers and patients we serve. As a result of the global pandemic, we have modified many of our recruitment and on-boarding processes to maintain everyone's safety. The Human Resources teams will communicate all necessary safety processes and procedures throughout each stage.personal initiative. dynamic pace. meaningful work.Visit Catalent Careers to explore career opportunities.Catalent is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and veterans.If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email, and confirming your request for an accommodation and include the job number, title and location to This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be processed by a U.S. Catalent employee and then routed to a local recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.Notice to Agency and Search Firm Representatives: Catalent Pharma Solutions (Catalent) is not accepting unsolicited resumes from agencies and/or search firms for this job posting. Resumes submitted to any Catalent employee by a third party agency and/or search firm without a valid written & signed search agreement, will become the sole property of Catalent. No fee will be paid if a candidate is hired for this position as a result of an unsolicited agency or search firm referral. Thank you.Important Security Notice to U.S. Job Seekers:Catalent NEVER asks candidates to provide any type of payment, bank details, photocopies of identification, social security number or other highly sensitive personal information during the offer process, and we NEVER do so via email or social media. If you receive any such request, DO NOT respond- it is a fraudulent request. Please forward such requests to for us to investigate with local authorities.

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