Sr Project Manager - Functional -
Prominent pharmaceutical company seeks a Senior Project Manager to work in Thousand Oaks, CA.
THIS IS A FUNCTIONAL PM ROLE - PLEASE DO NOT APPLY IF YOUR EXPERIENCE IS IN TECHNICAL PROJECT MANAGEMENT
This is a twelve (12) month contract assignment with the possibility of extension/temp to hire.
Maximum pay is $85.50/hour.
This position is part of an internal project management group supporting a major global company in the areas of business process management and improvement, project portfolio, ROI, and training development and compliance.
Manages one or more high-level, complex non-technical projects within the constraints of scope, quality, time, and cost, to deliver specified requirements.
Projects may be strategic in nature.
Responsibilities may include all phases of the development life cycle (i.e. feasibility study, requirements, analysis, ROI, business plan, design, testing, and implementation planning).
Regularly interacts with management.
Coordinates and directs the activities of project team members.
May be responsible for cross-functional teams.
May obtain and manage external resources required for project completion.
Bachelor's degree or higher in a related field
Expertise in running medium to large scale complex projects
Excellent understanding of project management processes and procedures
Experience with project management and business analysis methodologies and best practices
Strong analytical skills
Business process development best practices, change management
Strong MS Project, MS Word, Visio, MS PowerPoint and MS Excel skills
Understanding of systems for sharing and collaboration
Excellent communication and coordination skills to work with cross-program resources.
Project Management, Process Improvement, Business Analysis, and Change
Management experience in environments with a high degree of complexity We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard to disability or protected veteran status.