Research Project Manager (m/f/d)

Basel | Freelance/temporary employment for a project
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Project duration
12 MM
My duties
  • Provide program/project management expertise to the Research Project Leaders driving planning excellence 
  • Support Research Project Leaders in driving preparation of comprehensive program recommendations, governance presentations and documents 
  • Facilitate the interface between research team members and pRED work processes, acting as the NRD "go-to-person" for general work processes questions or other inquiries
  • Track project plans, schedules and financial forecasts provided by teams
  • Contribute to the overall integrated project strategy and scenario generation
  • Identify gaps, bottlenecks or delays, challenge assumptions and propose options to close gaps and get projects back on schedule
  • Partner with Research Project Leaders to foster and enable high performing team culture
    and community that is based on expertise and contribution of its members, shared responsibility, and the coordination of work towards common goals
  • Support business operations, processes, compliance related activities and meeting management for the NRD DTA
  • Support, represent the DTA or manage DTA or x-pRED initiatives
My qualifications
  • Higher qualification (PhD, masters) in Life Sciences 
  • Knowledge of the drug discovery and development process (profound pharma and/or life sciences industry experience) 
  • Experience in project management in support of complex cross functional project teams in a matrix organization
  • Proficient with project management principles and tools 
  • Exposure to therapeutic disciplines in the context of Neuroscience and Rare Diseases is an advantage 
  • Strong organizational skills, dedicated work style with ability to structure and drive implementation 
  • High emotional intelligence, with strong interpersonal, relationship management and networking skills 
  • Creative thinking and strong analytical skills 
  • An open mindset that is service oriented 
  • Ability to work independently
My benefits
  • A highly motivated team and an open way of communication
  • A very renowned company
  • Dynamic and innovative market environment
  • Flat hierarchies
  • Good infrastructure
About Hays
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My contact at Hays

My contact person
Marija Tomas

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E-Mail: marija.tomas@hays.ch