Our client a global healthcare company currently seeks a Director Device Program Lead to join their team. Role is responsible for managing a team of Program Managers with a Global Development Group
Lead and manage a team responsible for the in-house design and development of a new drug delivery device or platform technology, from concept through to commercialization.
Providing technical project management, leadership and planning expertise to manage the program plan in order to meet or exceed program objectives.
Managing project controls (budget, schedule, risk management) and working with the team to manage schedule conflict issues and resource peaks/troughs, and where appropriate manage escalations to leadership in a timely fashion.
Communicating technical and/or project information to key stakeholders.
Relationship management of contract manufacturing organizations or other partner organizations to enable delivery of the project with the most appropriate mix of internal and external resources.
Bachelors’ Degree in a pharmaceutical science or engineering discipline is essential.
Higher Degree, PhD, MSc or MBA is desirable.
Senior Project Management experience with PMP certification.
Experience of working across the full project development cycle, from discovery / in-licensing through to registration, launch and post-market support.