Project Manager, Launch Excellence

Oakville East, ONTARIO | 8 months
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Job Summary

Oakville East

Job Description

Project Manager, Launch Excellence - 00001OZK 
Are you looking to make a difference in a patient’s life?  At Innomar Strategies, a company of AmerisourceBergen, you will find an innovative culture that is patient focused and dedicated to making a difference.  As an organization, we are united in our responsibility to create healthier futures  

What you will be doing

This is a 6 MONTH Contract.
Under the direction of the Director, Enterprise Project Management Office , the Project Manager, Launch Excellence will be accountable for all project management activities for Patient Support Program launches and corporate wide initiatives.  They will work closely with Business Partners during the negotiation and submission of business proposals in support of our Client’s Patient Support Programs.   This individual will serve as the key liaison between the Clients, cross-functional Business Partners and IT, while gathering planning, documenting and project managing implementation of Patient Support Programs and corporate wide initiatives.

  • Work collaboratively with the Business Project Leads to understand the project’s business requirements. Facilitates requirements gathering sessions with multiple stakeholders to extract requirements using best practice methods and tools.

  • Own the creation of a project plan to identify key milestones & deliverables regarding criticality, downstream impact if dates are missed and determine alternative/mitigating actions.

  • Ensure that deliverables are achieved, on-time and in-budget.

  • Monitor project deliverables and escalates when required to mitigate risks.

  • Provide timely, concise communications to functional and executive leadership regarding project status and pending issues.

  • Identify issues and potential risks within the project; proactively manages them to resolution and/or mitigation with the assistance of the Process and Technical Leads.

  • Act as the Project Lead in the development of the project plan, design and implementation plan in accordance to the Client requirements.

  • Facilitate activities across internal teams to ensure the program deliverables are on track and understood.

  • Utilize Lean Six Sigma principle to continuously improve the Patient Support Program Launch process.


What your background should look like

It is preferred that the ideal candidate possess experience in launching and supporting Patient Support Programs, as well as experience in business administration, computer sciences or similar vocations generally obtained through completion of a four year Bachelor's Degree program, technical vocational training, or equivalent combination of experience and education; PMP certification or equivalent project management methodology training and hours preferred; requires full project life cycle and team leadership experience with large-scale implementations; demands cross-functional information technology/business analysis background; requires a minimum of 4-6 years directly related and progressively responsible experience, and management and/or project leadership experience.  Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification would be considered asset.

  • A high degree of business acumen in the pharmaceutical health services field, in addition to, demonstrated leadership experience, operating in a high growth, high transaction multi-location environment.

  • Strong Project Management skills, including the ability to manage multiple projects at the same time and under tight deadlines, operating in a cross-functional environment. Provides subject matter expertise (SME) of business process using standard project methodology

  • Technical expertise in project management support tools like MS Project, Smart Sheet, Visio, MS Office Suite.

  • Working knowledge of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) applications an asset

  • Possesses subject matter expertise (SME) and understanding of business principles, processes relative to capabilities in the pharmaceutical services field.

  • Ability to organize, plan, and implement projects of various size and scope.

  • Good analytical, conceptual and problem solving skills to evaluate business problems and apply knowledge to identify appropriate solutions.

  • Excellent presentation skills able to influence decisions.

  • Ability to lead and direct team members working on the project.

  • Ability to navigate ambiguity, overcome confusion, and simplify complex situations. Ability to quickly build credibility - somebody who easily gains the respect of peers and senior management as a technology and business expert with strong leadership, facilitation, and influencing skills.

What AmerisourceBergen offers
We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our associates.
  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Comprehensive health and dental plans
  • Flexible & remote working options
  • Employer RRSP-matching
  • Online peer-to-peer recognition program
  • Corporate discounts with multiple establishments, including fitness centers
  • Health & Wellness program with onsite yoga and massage therapy
About AmerisourceBergen

AmerisourceBergen is a publicly traded Fortune 12 global healthcare solutions company and is one of the world's largest pharmaceutical services companies. Powered by our associates around the world, we provide pharmaceutical products and business solutions that improve access to care.  We operate the backbone of the healthcare supply chain. We drive the future of local care delivery.  We guide medical innovations to market.  We create healthier futures.

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