Project Manager

Organization
Agendia, Inc.
Job Location
22 Morgan
Irvine, CA 92618
Benefits

We offer a competetive benefits packge not limited but including medical, dental, vision, 401k, PTO, etc.

Job Description

Job Title:  Project Manager   

 

Department: Marketing        

 

Reports To:  Strategic Marketing Director

 

FLSA Status:  Exempt           

The Project Manager is experienced in leadership and accountable for overall project implementation. We need a change agent who is passionate, has high energy, and is results-oriented with a creative and analytical mind. We look for folks with experience with advanced project management tools and processes. You should have the ability to manage critical situations. 

  • Integrate into Agendia environment to effectively lead project teams while building positive professional relationships with clients and associates.
  • Define project objectives, requirements, and assumptions necessary to structure a project or activity.
  • Plan, schedule, and control project activities to fulfill objectives and satisfy project requirements.
  • Develop and drive integrated project plans, aligning project tactics with project strategy.
  • Establish, maintain, and lead high performance project teams, serving as the project advocate within the client organization. Lead, coordinate, facilitate, and motivate all associated project resources to gain alignment on project goals and deliverables.
  • Lead risk management within project teams, ensuring risks have appropriate mitigation and contingency plans.
  • Manage projects within established scope, schedule, and budget 
  • Develop and document high-level strategies for accomplishing specific project objectives.
  • Facilitate and lead effective project meetings, manage change and conflict, and develop resource planning estimates to manage project workload and productivity.
  • Support project management team members to ensure success of projects while maintaining customer service focus.

 

The above listing represents the general duties considered essential functions of the job and is not to be considered a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position.

 

 

Requirements

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.A. or B.S.)
  • 6 + years experience as a project manager in an IVD Company
  • Experience with PACE[DM1] 

 

Skills and Qualifications Requirements:To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/orability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Effective leadership skills Ability to work as a cohesive team and yet drive accountability amongst team members including upper management
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally with all members of the organization, customers and external contacts.
  • Ability to work under pressure and responsible to meet stringent deadlines
  • Innovative and able to work around obstacles, resourceful

 

Desired Skills:

  • Marketing experience
  • Medical oncology experience a plus
  • Diagnostic lab experience a plus
  • Should be functional in Microsoft Project, Power Point, Excel, and Word

 Supervisory Responsibilities:·        This position requires no supervisory responsibilities but will give guidance and direction.

 

Environment/Safety/Work Environment:

  • General office environment.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Maintains a clean, neat, and orderly work area.
  • Adheres to Department Specific Safety Guidelines.

 

Travel:

  • Up to 25%

 

Physical Demands:

  • Standing, sitting, walking, bending, reaching, manual manipulation, and lifting up to 25 pounds.

 

How to Apply

Please send your resume to [email protected]

About Our Organization
  • Agendia was founded in 2003 as a spin-off from the Netherlands Cancer Institute / Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital in Amsterdam, for the purpose of commercializing molecular diagnostics using DNA microarray technology for cancer diagnosis and drug development. In 2004, we launched our first test, the MammaPrint® 70-gene breast cancer recurrence assay in Europe. In 2007, MammaPrint became the first IVDMIA to obtain 510(k) clearance from the FDA, and after receipt of the regulatory clearance, was made commercially available in the United States in 2008. Since the initial 510(k) clearance, MammaPrint has received four additional FDA clearances. Our sixth and most recent 510(k) clearance for MammaPrint® FFPE was received in February 2015. MammaPrint is the fastest growing breast cancer recurrence assay and has helped over 48,000 patients from almost 50 countries

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