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Position: Project Manager – Process Excellence (Pharmaceutical Industry)

Location: Fort Washington, PA

Duration: 8  months


This is NOT an IT project Manager position and we are looking for a PM with experience in Process improvement in the Pharmaceutical Industry.


Project Management & Process Excellence Professional for a complex cross-functional project with multiple work streams spanning multiple businesses in the pharmaceutical sector



  • Provide project management support, processes and tools
  • Provide recommendations to communication and change management, and performance management efforts
  • Confirm and document “current state”
  • Through process excellence methodology, lead team to define “desired state” of business processes, systems, design and alignment, etc.
  • Establish appropriate management processes (change management, risk management, resource management, quality management, etc.) consistent with the organization’s existing processes in order to maintain visibility
  • Develop key metrics; provide Project leads with performance reports supporting management decision-making
  • Provide support and coaching to client’s internal and external resources with skills in process excellence, project management and problem solving to drive toward desired outcome
  • Contribute to formal communication plan to share results and prioritization to various stakeholders in order to ensure organizational alignment.
  • Support development of material for regular reviews with Steering Committee
  • Support multiple cross-functional workstreams, including the development of deliverables, timing, metrics, etc. across different pharmaceutical operating units


  • 10+ years’ consulting experience and/or progressive experience in project/program management and in driving enterprise wide change initiatives in Fortune 500 organizations
  • At least 5 years working with or in a commercial pharmaceutical business
  • Strong multi-project management skills with experience in organizing, prioritizing, planning, and executing multiple high-risk, high-visibility, large-scale projects from definition through implementation, involving internal and external personnel
  • Strong process-design and process-improvement expertise utilizing process excellence methodology
  • Strong business acumen and management principles involved in cross functional planning, resource allocation, leadership and coordination of people and resources
  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills to build relationships and foster trust at all organizational levels
  • Solid stakeholder management skills and a proven ability to influence at senior levels
  • Excellent active listening, root cause identification and interpersonal skills
  • Bachelor’s degree; Master’s degree highly desired


Work Location is Fort Washington, PA

Please submit resumes to Raghu.r@changepond.com


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