Senior Associate, Project Management at Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Posted in Other 11 days ago.

Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Job Description:

Job Title:

Senior Associate, Project Management

Job Description:

Rebiotix Inc, part of the Ferring Pharmaceuticals Group, is a late-stage clinical microbiome company focused on harnessing the power of the human microbiome to revolutionize the treatment of debilitating diseases. Located in Roseville, Minnesota, our goal is to improve the lives of patients and reduce the cost of care associated with complex diseases through our innovative microbiota-based MRT drug platform. We are a passionate team of scientists, engineers, and clinical researchers motivated by the opportunity to blaze new trails and create new technologies for today's medical needs. We are looking for like-minded get-it-done individuals to add to our growing team.


The Senior Project Manager is responsible for creating and leading the execution of cross-functional projects that support corporate objectives and milestones; this includes assessment of resources, financial plans, and timelines to identify obstacles that would prevent milestones from being achieved. This position supports the development of products within the company's portfolio, as well as providing oversight to the impact of clinical timelines to achieve major corporate milestones.


  • Create and manage project scope and timelines through creative application to meet company needs

  • Develop and implement detailed project plans and work assignments on assigned projects while monitoring progress to ensure project deliverables are met

  • Coordinate/provide alignment for project teams and ensure timely execution of all aspects of assigned development project(s)

  • Provide strategic input to project team(s) to enhance project efficiency, timeliness and overall success and assess project related risks and adjust timelines/forecasts on a regular basis

  • Develop documentation that supports the review of projects per corporate stage-gate review structure

  • Escalate significant project related issues to team lead, senior leadership, or other members of the Rebiotix company as appropriate

  • Present progress of projects and project budgets to governance bodies as appropriate

  • Server as single point of contact for all assigned project deliverables and related activities

  • Work with stakeholders to capture and document current- and future-state gaps in projects and budgets as it relates to achieving company milestones


  • Bachelors of Arts, Bachelors of Science (or equiv.) in Life Sciences is required.

  • Certification in project management is preferred (PMP or equivalent).

  • At least 3 years of experience with medical/pharmaceutical product requirements, regulated industries, or clinical development is preferred.

  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in project management and team leadership is required. Experience in biotechnology project management preferred.

  • An understanding of contracting, finance, budgeting and/or general familiarity with business operations is required. Experience with Planisware or equivalent budgeting and finance tools preferred.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Project (or equivalent management tool), Word, Excel and PowerPoint

We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/EEO Employer. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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