Project / Program Management

ChemoCentryx   •  

Mountain View, CA

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


5 - 7 years

Posted 36 days ago


  • Oversees program plan development, tracks and updates milestones and key activities
  • Establishes and maintains integrated project schedules to ensure accurate project, financial and portfolio analyses
  • Collaborates with Clinical, Finance and Research and Development in the preparation of budgets
  • Documents and maintains project team outcomes, activities and decisions
  • Facilitates project team meetings, cross-functional information sharing and ensures alignment
  • Manages and can operationalize a set of alliance partnerships
  • Understands key interdependencies, drive decision-making, issue resolution and execution across collaborations, as well as keeping all stakeholders informed and on collaboration details


  • BS or BA in Life Sciences. MS,MBA or preferred; however experience and accomplishment will be considered in lieu of advanced degree
  • PhD in chemistry, biology or biomedical engineering with excellent working scientific knowledge of all areas. He/she would have several years’ experience in biotech industry project management, particularly at the early and Phase 3 development stage and would have worked within the context of an active industry alliance
  • 5 years-experience in project management in support of drug development
  • PMP certification preferred
  • Expertise and accomplishment in drug development methodology
  • Has financial acumen; can plan and manage budgets; metrics
  • Project management software to manage budgets, timelines and outcomes