Sr Project Mgr AFP

Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
Date Posted: 02-14-2018
Day to Day Responsibilities:
  • Project Dashboards - Some weekly, Some monthly
  • Project Plan - Keep up to date, Track critical path activities
  • Status Reports for all sub workstreams - Integrations, Portal/automation, Reporting/ Analytics
  • Track DAIR (Decisions, Actions, Issues, Risks)
  • Project Timelines
  • Project Meeting - Agendas, Meeting minutes, Action items
  • Progress tracking on deliverables
  • Scheduling activity or team meetings as necessary to ensure deliverables are being met

Candidate should have the following:
Someone who has experience with Integrated technology
Please find out if your candidate is really interested in this position and who really wants this job.
Able to work in a very fast paced environment.
They are looking for someone with high energy and great track record on delivering projects.

Provide program management support to an Amgen Full Potential (AFP) initiative workstream, and is accountable to the Initiative and workstream lead. Ideal candidate will have 4+ years of experience, PMP certification (a requirement), documentation and technical experience and working within a matrix team environment.

Responsible for tracking key project milestones and adjusting project plans and/or resources to meet the needs of the initiative. Coordinates communication with all areas of the workstream that impacts the scope, budget, risk and resources of the work effort being managed. Assists Program Manager(s) in partnering with senior management of the initiative to identify and prioritize opportunities for utilizing technology to achieve the goals of the initiative. Must possess extensive knowledge and expertise in the use of project management methodologies and tools, resource management practices and change management techniques.

The role is visible to and has interactions with cross-functional stakeholders involved in, or impacted by, the initiative.

  • Expertise in running large scale projects
  • Excellent understanding of project management processes and procedures
  • Experience with project management methodologies and best practices
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Experience with business process improvement and best practices
  • Strong MS Project, MS Word, Visio, MS PowerPoint and MS Excel skills
  • Understanding of systems for sharing and collaboration
  • Excellent communication skills to work with cross-program resources.

"This posting is for Contingent Worker, not an FTE"
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