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The Associate Director, Cell Therapy Global External Operations, Portfolio Management leads development and execution of program/project plans for complex, cross-functional, multi-site teams and workstreams in partnership with Virtual Plant Teams at BMSs Contract Manufacturing Organizations (CMOs). We are looking for a candidate with the breadth of professional experience and the drive to work with both internal and external partners. Position would provide program management leadership for the Cell Therapy External Manufacturing Portfolio and select programs/projects that have enterprise-wide impact, ensuring comprehensive planning and optimal execution. Ensure interactions and timely collaboration across the external manufacturing matrix organization, external sites, key stakeholders, and supporting functions. Partner across GMSAT, Quality, Supply Chain, Network Strategy, Regulatory, and Logistics. Proactively identify and facilitate risks, mitigations, resolution, and escalation of issues, tracking and communicating status to stakeholders including External Manufacturing leadership team. Manage program/projects and teams with integrity, innovation, urgency, passion, accountability, and inclusion.
Lead planning and execution of integrated, complex plans and teams, as program/project manager. Position would provide leadership to strategic CTO programs & projects and governance teams, and other critical initiatives as defined by External Manufacturing management. Projects/Programs may include, but are not limited to, those identified during the annual portfolio planning process, strategic RTB initiatives, transformation, establishing new CMOs, operational improvements, business continuity, technology transfer, and product launches.
Help to define the portfolio management process and cadence for portfolio reviews for Cell Therapy External Manufacturing. Partner with GPS PMO and IT to develop tools and dashboards for managing projects and running Virtual Plant Teams. Support annual budget process. Support developing other departmental tools: dashboards, onboarding tools, information management tools, communication tools.
Provides oversight and supports multiple projects for new and existing products, spanning analytical, drug substance, and drug product. This requires knowledge and understanding of technical, CMC and commercial issues as well as efficient resource utilization in a multi-project environment.
Travel: Up to 20%
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