Project Manager I - Dry Eye Ocular Health

The purpose of this position is to document project plans, update project management reporting tools, and monitor that projects are on schedule and within budget. The Project Manager will monitor and report on project performance and, as appropriate, provide feedback on the contributions of project team members.

• Works with cross-functional teams to develop Product Development Plans, budgets and timing (milestones).
• Provides comprehensive planning and tracking support for Project Team using state of the art Project Management expertise and software.
• Integrates program specific requirements into the resource planning models and financial systems.
• Monitors Project Team activities against Product Development Plan to identify deviations from planned timing, budget or scope.
• Uses appropriate communication tools to ensure that all project customers are informed of project status.
• Serves as Project Team secretariat preparing issue-driven agendas, minutes, and action lists for team meetings.
• Assures project support activities of functional teams are aligned with the product development plan.
• Works with Finance and functional lines to build budgets and monitor actual vs. expected spend.
• Manages and reports on project performance, and as appropriate, provides feedback on the contributions of Project Team members.
Posting Title
Project Manager I - Dry Eye Ocular Health

Minimum requirements
• Fluent in verbal and written English communication skills.
• Bachelor's degree in a related field with (5+) years of directly related working experience OR equivalent combination of education and work experience.

Job Type
Full Time

Country
USA

Work Location
Duluth, GA

Functional Area
Research & Development

Division
ALCON

Business Unit
RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT AL

Employment Type
Regular

Company/Legal Entity
Alcon Research, Ltd.

EEO Statement
The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.


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