Director, Project Management (Cell Therapy R&D)

Director, Project Management (Cell Therapy R&D)

  HireMinds is working on finding a great Project Manager for a growing cell therapy biopharma partner located in Cambridge, MA. You will help guide a pipeline of novel T-cell products in both liquid and solid tumor focus and expanded them into the clinical stages as they continue on their mission of helping patients. You should come with seasoned experience in biologics or cell therapy immuno-oncology industry settings. You will work to deliver projects with cross-functional teams and help guide this exciting company's future pipeline decision making. Contact Gabrielle Sacco and the HireMinds Biotech team today to learn more. 

In This Role You Will: 

  • Work cross-functionally with internal teams and in manage workstreams with external academic collaborators and future pharmaceutical alliances
  • Development of  project plans by implementing internal program trackers, dashboards, and databases
  • Guide and track milestones and coordination of deliverables with project teams and leaders within the organization
  • Implementing project mindsets on teams including: resource capacity planning, project risk management, team performance, timeline development, portfolio management
  • Identify and help manage risks, conflicts and barriers to project success
  • Effectively communicate with leadership and project contributors in guiding project plans and decision making 
  • Track and record meetings minutes and outcomes and identify the key objectives to move projects forward

In This Role You Are Required To Have: 

  • BS/MS or Ph.D. with 8+ years of industry Biotech or Pharmaceutical Project Management experience  
  • PMP not required, but would be a plus
  • Experience with pipelines of biologic or cell therapy products ideally sought 
  • Wide array or experience from discovery to preclinical and clinical stage projects is desired
  • Expert abilities in working with Project Management Systems including: MS project, Gantt Charts, One Pager, Microsoft Visio, Excel
  • Effective communication and collaborative work style in driving programs to successful decision points and potentially clinical/commercial stages
  • Biotech work ethic with ability to problem solve and troubleshoot on the fly in an established but evolving biopharma