END DATE October 23, 2016

Project Manager, Global Engineering

AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP - Gaithersburg, MD

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Professional Engineer. Provides project management leadership to high risk / high business impact projects across territories. Will coach and mentor other employees in their discipline across the business. br * Has responsibility for delivering major global engineering projects br * Leads single or multiple global projects upto $200M; core project team of upto 20 staff; on-site workforce of upto 1,000 persons br * Leads, defines and gains approval of business needs and the translation of these needs into requirements br * Recruits, defines goals, sets and manages performance standards for a multi-functional team able to deliver projects or programmes to time, cost and quality standards br * Leads, defines and achieves engineering, safety and work standards and associated procedures, to ensure the assets meet business needs and satisfy external regulators br * Plans, manages and controls overall allocation of resource, to ensure that customer requirements are met at the optimum cost br * Defines and executes a sourcing strategy for projects or programmes, including appointment and control of external contracts, often sourced from different countries br * Defines best practice in Project Management, and proactively acts as a thought leader in determining leading Project Management business processes br * Leads the conceptual design of assets, ensuring the delivery of best practice and continuous improvements br * Represents the Project Management function externally, engaging with external thought leaders and interpreting trends and developments to ensure best practice is understood and applied br br