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Posted: Friday, May 12, 2017 12:10 PM


Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is currently recruiting for a Strategic Business Support Project Manager & Import / Export DRI to be based in Spring House, Pennsylvania.
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Position summary:

Strategic Business Support Project Manager & Import/Export Directly Responsible Individual (DRI)

Project Manager Responsibilities:
• Lead, manage and support cross functional projects using disciplined approaches, skills, tools and techniques.
• Define, track and monitor project team activities to meet project and business objectives
• Project charter and scope definition, stakeholder and team alignment, project planning tracking and monitoring, resource and risk management, change management and communications
• Facilitate team meetings and discussions to drive the team to deliver results
• Proactively identify and escalate risks and issues to relevant stakeholders; lead development and delivery of tactical and achievable mitigation and contingency planning. Lead teams in use of ongoing risk management & communication tools.
• Deliver transparent, timely and effective verbal and written communication to teams, stakeholders and appropriate levels of the organization.
• Drive team accountability for deliverables to ensure milestones are achieved.
• Lead "lessons learned" exercises, share lessons among project leaders and other teams, integrate lessons into existing processes, tools and templates.
Import/Export DRI Responsibilities:
• Responsible for ensuring compliance to internal and external standards for all import/export (I/E) activities across Janssen Research and Development (JRD), including PDMS and Discovery Sciences.
• Responsible for effective interfaces with all groups impacting trade operations, external agencies and partners as well as data management across the business unit.
• Draft and execute approved remediation plan to ensure compliance to the Global Trade Compliance Standards.
• Draft and execute approved SOPs and ensure completion of other deliverables appropriate for gap remediation.
• As needed, develop appropriate processes pertaining to import/export activities and their compliance.
• Ensure ongoing alignment and effective communication with enterprise trade organizations and support services.
• Measure, monitor and continuously improve ensuring effective change management in all aspects of I/E across JRD.
• Provide guidance and leadership to all areas in JRD involved in import/export activities, including training in the applicable standards and practices, Customs preparedness, CCA relations and data management.
• Ensure compliance with requirements for the Automated Commercial Environment.
• Influence processes in enterprise shared service and trade organizations as needed to meet JRD needs in line with strategic and operational excellence.
• Ensure JRD leadership is engaged and aware of business unit and enterprise risks.
• Ensure that all pertinent business unit members are capable and acting in accordance with the needs of the business.
• Guide all I/E efforts in line with the business unit priorities and ensure the highest level of compliance with all internal and external standards and regulations

• A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in relevant discipline is required
• Minimum of eight years of relevant experience in a pharmaceutical industry role is required
• Understanding of scope of R&D operations in GMP/ISO regulated environment is required
• Understanding of scope of R & D operations, specifically CMC processes is required
• Strong organizational skills, with demonstrated experience and ability to effectively manage projects in a matrixed, multidisciplinary environment is required
• Excellent written and oral communication skills are required
• Demonstrated ability to influence and drive outcomes at all levels of an organization is required
• Ability to respond urgently and independently to challenges using good business judgement is required
• Continuous improvement mindset, with the ability to identify and implement solutions in ambiguous situations is required.
• This position will be based in Spring House, PA and will require up to 10% domestic and international travel

Primary Location
United States-Pennsylvania-Spring House
Janssen Research & Development, LLC. (6084)
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