Location: Skillman, New Jersey; United States; Los Angeles, California Function: Operations
Johnson & Johnson Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc.is searching for a Project Manager, North America Skin Health ideally located in Skillman, NJ. May consider Los Angeles, CA other J&J US location including US remote location. This position reports to the Sr. Project Manager, Squad Lead.
Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies touches more than a billion people's lives each day through our health care products and services, our corporate giving, and the volunteer efforts of our employees. The Johnson & Johnson Group of Consumer Companies develop and market beloved brands that address the needs of consumers and health care professionals worldwide. Our portfolio ranges across several distinct business units: Baby Care, Oral Care, Compromised Skin Care, Beauty, Feminine Care, and OverThe-Counter (OTC) products.
Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
Independently Lead and execute a portfolio of Innovation (NPD) or Life Cycle Management (LCM) projects. Emphasis will be on delivering projects on-time, within budget in a compliant and reliable manner
Be accountable to deliver projects which will require and is not limited to building project plans, aligning stakeholders, managing the timeline, budget and driving team accountabilities to deliver the final project objectives, work with functional partners to define/align on the business case and project scope to support project execution, follow compliance defined through the PMO Governance process and tools
Lead cross-functional project teams, (which may include Research & Development, Marketing, Sales, Packaging, Operations, Purchasing, Regulatory, Finance, and Planning), from project onset through post-implementation or launch activities
Develop and implement project charters and metrics; obtain stakeholder alignment; identify project risks and develop risk mitigation plans; be a source of conflict resolution
Lead in preparing and present project updates and stage-gate reviews at Governance forums
Expected to work towards business process improvements for some quantum of their time as per the needs of the Business & Supply Chain
Use strong business knowledge, technical skills and sound judgment to effectively assess risk, develop contingencies and determine when to elevate issues
Utilize effective communication skills to appropriately inform various levels of the organization and team members in a timely manner
Develop an in-depth understanding of assigned franchise, associated technologies and supply chain to ensure sound decision making from project chartering, through design, development and implementation, resulting in market successful products and reliable, cost-effective supply
Utilize project metrics and lessons learned to improve business results and product launch processes in the region
Develop a in depth understanding of various business processes, governances and supporting systems (Planisware) and the tools/templates used for project & portfolio management
Be responsible to maintain the required project updates in Planisware (Project Portfolio Management System)
A Bachelor's degree is required. An advanced degree (MA, MS, MBA) preferred
A minimum of 8 years combined business experience within the following areas is required: Project Management, Engineering, Research and Development, Sales, Planning, Finance, Marketing and/or Operational function
A minimum of 2 years formal Project Management experience preferred
Proven relationship building skills and empathetic collaborator required
Project Management Training and/or Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification preferred
Proficiency in MS Project, MS Excel and Portfolio management software preferred
Experience launching new products or managing product changes is preferred
Working in a GMP or regulated environment (Pharmaceutical, Medical Device and Diagnostics, or Consumer Product) preferred
Must be able to work independently and without direct line management authority over team members required
Must be accountable, work well under pressure and have strong time management and prioritization skills required
Must be comfortable challenging status quo and looking for ways to improve processes required
This position may require up to 10% travel domestically and internationally
Work location is flexible if approved by the Company except that position may not be performed remotely from Colorado.
Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
Primary Location United States-New Jersey-Skillman-199 Grandview Road Other Locations United States, United States-California-Los Angeles Organization Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. (6101) Job Function Operations Requisition ID 2105900996W