Senior Consultant, Life Sciences Project Management, CMC or
Quality experience required remote PA Plymouth Meeting,
Pennsylvania, United States Full time
Do you enjoy leading and organizing teams to achieve a common
goal? Do you thrive on getting things done efficiently? Do you get
excited to learn new things, solve problems, and meet new people?
Do you love working with a variety of clients and projects but are
tired of being away from home?
If you have managed complex product development projects in the
Life Sciences industry, and you want to continue to make a
difference in quality of life for patients, this is the opportunity
Who are we?
We are FlexPro.
We are a niche project management consulting firm with a passion
for getting quality products to patients safely and
Our Life Sciences clients in Greater Philadelphia and NJ include
large global pharmaceutical giants as well as small biotechnology
startups. They have entrusted us to bring their important projects
to the finish line since 2008. We’ve been consistently ranked in
the “Top Management Consulting Firms” list by the Philadelphia
Business Journal year after year. We have received the “Corporate
Culture Award” from Smart CEO, and have been recognized as
“America’s Fastest Growing Private Company” by Inc. Magazine
Who are you?
You are a leader who likes to organize teams to get things
You like implementing just the right amount of structure and
process to improve productivity and get results.
You embrace an agile mindset; you are flexible and will adjust
your plans to advance the project or program.
You love new surroundings and new people; managing multiple
stakeholders is a fun challenge.
You are “tech-savvy”; you champion the use of technology to work
efficiently and effectively.
You are not afraid of change; in fact, you embrace change and
find yourself getting bored easily if things become too
You are intellectually curious and enjoy continuous
You have Life Sciences industry experience in a variety of
companies; you have a wide and trusted network.
You have “client-facing” consulting experience; you enjoy
servicing clients and uncovering their needs.
You identify with FlexPro’s core values in “Our Mantra”.
What will you be doing?
The Senior Consultant in Life Sciences Project Management will
lead complex global projects and diverse teams through all phases
of Product Development – from early to late phase development.
Effectively communicate with project teams and client
stakeholders to meet project goals and objectives.
Drive team accountability for deliverables, develop and deliver
team recommendations to senior management, create and meet all
Develop project schedules, identify cross-functional
deliverables, as well as identify and manage project priorities and
Manage project outcomes by identifying, minimizing and
Manage key activities in both large and small molecule programs
and/or device development programs
Understand product development knowledge areas (e.g., CMC,
Clinical, and Regulatory)
Work closely with the Project Leader (typically MD, PhD) to
execute the development strategy.
Recommend process improvements to project management processes,
both for specific clients and for the overall firm.
Generate business development leads, uncover additional client
needs and identify potential consulting engagements.
Attend industry conferences, speaking engagements, and
networking events on behalf of the firm.
Share best practices across the firm, cross-train other
consultants, and create training materials.
Contribute to firm marketing collateral such as case studies,
blog posts and whitepapers.
Requirements 10 years of combined Project Management,
Consulting, and Life Sciences experience
Experienced as a Project Manager in a Pharmaceutical,
Biotechnology or Medical Device company, and/or as a Sr. Consultant
in a Life Sciences practice in a consulting firm
Working knowledge of standard Project Management tools (MS
Project, Excel, Visio, SharePoint)
5 years CMC or Quality experience
Ability to travel within one-hour drive of your home
Project Management Professional (PMP) or other Project
Process Excellence, Six Sigma training, or Change Management
Science, engineering or related degree(s)
Master’s degree or MBA or other advanced degree
As a W-2 employee with FlexPro, you will receive a competitive
annual salary, generous paid time off (10 paid holidays, plus 20
days PTO immediately, and 25 days PTO after 2 years), 401k with
match (fully vested at 6 months), and health and welfare benefits
(including medical, dental, STD, LTD, and life insurance), cell
phone reimbursement and training. You are also eligible for
unlimited business development lead generation bonuses and
recruitment referral rewards.
As a unique benefit with FlexPro, if you are PMP-certified and
have excellent performance, you have the opportunity to contribute
to key FlexPro business initiatives in between client project
Apply today and learn about “The FlexPro Difference” for your
career and your life.
All referrals welcome! We offer a generous referral bonus