Program Manager

Program Manager
Our client is leading crop innovation to drive sustainability for growers, agriculture, and food businesses, and needs a strong Program Manager to help clear the way. 

The Program Manager will work closely with the Chief of Science and partner with team leads to support R&D efforts.  This is a new position that offers high visibility and work that will impact the organization; it’s an exciting time to join this successful, growing team. 

In this position you will manage the day to day aspects of the program, including
• Report on rollout status, risks/issues, and escalates where required in accordance with escalation processes
• Track progress and adherence to plan for scope, budget, and schedule
• Manage procurement of certain vendors including requesting estimates and contracting
• Identify and resolve team issues
• Manage and report on budget

• Candidates should have a B.S. or M.S. in a life science field
• 3+ years Agriculture or Biotechnology industry experience with responsibilities in program management
• Experience in Project Planning, Project Requirements, Project Estimating, Resource Management, Scheduling, Procurement, Reporting Status, and Change Management
• Excellent interpersonal, communication, and leadership skills to establish and maintain positive and productive working relationships with all team members and stakeholders
• Experience facilitating status meetings and holding team members accountable for status, deliverables, and timely escalation of any barriers to success

This is a full time position, located North of Boston, offering excellent compensation and benefits. On-site required. Full vaccination is required.  
If you are interested, please apply!