CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Program Manager in Princeton, New Jersey
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Category: Project Management
City: Princeton, New Jersey, United States
Position ID: J0221-2364
Employment Type: Full Time
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CGI is seeking a seasoned program managers to join our growing team supporting life science clients through end to end solution offerings and professional services.. The successful candidate must be able to work in a cross-functional environment and interact with representatives from CGI, and our end-clients. This program lead manager will work at various CGI/ clients consulting and executing various life science business and IT initiatives from road map assessment architecture best practice phase implementations, and go live.
Your future duties and responsibilities:
Digital Forms and LogBooks is a multi-year program and capability that will be implemented across our Global Manufacturing Operations. Early Planning and Analysis phase has started with internal resources. The plan is to have a phased approach to the implementation. The initial phase will include the Planning and Analysis, the deliverable from that phase will be to understand the detail scope and the multi-year Roadmap, and the funding needed to support the same. We are looking for a Senior Project/Program manager to take ownership for some of these planning and Analysis phase deliverables. The plan is to complete the Planning and Analysis under some aggressive timelines. The actual implementation will be initiated first to a couple of sites for some time this yr
Responsibilities include :
• Resp Lead project teams to execute on assigned projects supporting the digital capability (DC) objectives of their Business Unit group/function, delivering value faster, in an incremental fashion.
• Oversee planning and execution of medium sized projects to deliver on intended outcomes while collaborating on evolving ideas and discovery of new requirements to maximize return on investments.
o Identify dependencies, evaluate risks and communicate status to appropriate levels of management and stakeholders across assigned projects.
o Ensure project deliverables, schedules, and financials adhere to established norms and are managed in alignment with departmental best practices across their assigned projects.
o Periodically evaluate performance and develop action plans to ensure achievement of performance goals.
o Monitor and control schedule and financial health of their assigned projects and provide actionable insights to key stakeholders.
o Proactively remove obstacles to drive assigned projects’ momentum and progress. Engage and energize the project teams.
o Plan and engage necessary resources across the enterprise to ensure successful completion of assigned projects.
o Manage two to five vendors providing services to the projects ensuring they meet their execution milestones and remain within their funding estimates.
o Prepares all project status reports and documentation to keep project sponsors informed of project progress and potential risks/roadblocks so they can take appropriate action.
o Actively engage stakeholders of problem projects to assist with identifying corrective actions.
• Co-lead setup of project management and governance structures in collaboration with IT Business Partner(s) and Digital Capability Managers (DCMs).
• Advise and consistently apply Project Management best practices (including Agile, SDLC and PMF) and tools. Continuously improve our adoption and maturity of best practices across IT.
• Provide support to IT BPs and DCMs in management of project financials, vendor management and procurement.
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
Skill Set Years of Experience Proficiency Level
Program Management 10+ Expert
Manufacturing 5+ Expert
Digital Experience 2-4 Expert
What you can expect from us:
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