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Project Manager

- Zaventem

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As Project Manager you will provide project management expertise to multiple cross-site, cross-functional product development teams to ensure execution of operational objectives and ensure alignment with strategic objectives.

You will develop and maintain robust project plans and help drive team execution to plan through maintaining project plans with timely information regarding timeline status, expense updates, critical path & risk management and resource forecasting. You will collaborate with project managers and team leaders to identify and communicate relevant issues which need to be adressed by the teams. 

Duties & Responsabilities

  • build, maintain and manage a robust project plant that outlines key activities, FTE resources and dollar requirements to achieve product approval of a given product profile. 
  • ensure execution of critical path to avoid delays and identify potential issues and opportunities proactively.
  • Provide project activity level guidance to team members including activity start/finish dates, 3 month look-aheads and potential issues/opportunities arising related to activity progression.
  • Actively manage project expenses through effective communication of spend information with project team members and timely updates of forecasted total costs and timing of expenses within the project plans.
  • Foster a collaborative relationship with Finance, Procurement and Contract Management to ensure and efficient end-to-end process for project spending.
  • Actively manage risk throughout the life of the project. Explore mitigation options and contingency planning scenarios.
  • Facilitate appropiate business processes with the team
  • Bachelor’s or Master's degree in a scientific or business related field.
  • 5-7 years of project management experience with a detailed understanding of effective scheduling and planning of complex projects.
  • Professional proficiency in English. Knowledge of another European language is a plus. 
  • High level of competency using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Microsoft Project).
  • Ability to work independently while fostering good working relationships across physical distance and have flexibility and the capacity to handle multiple tasks at once.

What do we offer?

We offer a fulltime indefinite contract with competitive pay and the possibility to actively shape your career. 


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