Join us as a Project Manager and release the power of precise proteomics!
The newly formed Precision Biomarkers Laboratory at Cedar-Sinai is a proteomic biomarker discovery, development and commercialization services provider that aims to use proteomics to help realize the potential of precision medicine. Cedars-Sinai Precision Biomarker Laboratories expedites the launch of your breakthrough drugs and diagnostic products by integrating novel proteomic methods and translational capabilities to advance clinically relevant biomarkers. To learn more, please visit: PrecisionBiomarkerLaboratories| Cedars-Sinai (cedars-sinai.edu) .
The Project Manager will lead assigned projects from initiation to delivery, including project definition, assignment of responsibilities, organizing project teams, setting deadlines, and monitoring expenses. You will lead all or most phases of the project and resources, utilizing industry standard project management tools and techniques. Ensures that all phases of the project are completed per project timeline and budget. In collaboration with key stakeholders this role identifies and resolves obstacles to completing projects on time and within budget.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Works with all key stakeholders to lead the deployment and completion of all aspects and stages of the project assigned.
Ensures requirements are led and delivered per project timeline, and identifies and mitigates potential risks for implementation.
Partners with leadership to assess, track and resolve risks.
Develops and documents plans that ensure all necessary preparation, execution tasks and dependencies are identified and included.
Ensures that necessary resources and skills are allocated for project success.
Assesses needs, evaluates solutions, makes recommendations, and advances to senior leaders/key stakeholders, if needed.
Responsible for the oversight of functional project team, including partnering closely with subject matter professionals to help gather, assess and track project deliverables. Hold project teams accountable for project deliverables, resolves issues and conflicts, and calls out resource or budget issues.
Provides cross-functional solution direction and guidance, including aiding in resolving any conflicting project decisions.
Discusses business case scenarios, presents to senior management and guides team(s) on implementing the best solution through consensus building.
Operates as a full cross-functional leader/member of the project team by supporting project leadership and other team members with resolving obstacles, ensuring collaboration between teams, and providing project updates and communication.
Creates and/or reviews project communications and updates in partnership with project leadership. Ensures an effective change management strategy is developed and implemented.
May be responsible for leading budget, costing, timing and other resources including vendor management, staffing and/or deliverables to ensure utilization within the project guidelines.
Responsible for implementing later phase solutions, if applicable.
Cultivates and maintains strong customer relationships and rapport with partners and/or client groups
Ensures practices and procedures are inclusive of interpersonal and cultural diversity
High School Diploma/GED, required. Bachelor's Degree in Health Care, Business Administration, or related field, preferred.
Experience and Skillset:
Five (5) years experience in Program or Project Management, Project support and/or leadership experience, required.
Ability to communicate complex and functionally challenging concepts.
Encourage and foster participation/collaboration among individuals and groups.
Ability to initiate, plan, design, execute, and monitor project(s).
Application of knowledge information software and/or hardware to provide solutions and/or support.
Effectively use software applications and operate technological devices (e.g., computer, laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.).
Ability to communicate expectations and priorities, and clarify roles and responsibilities.
Ability to apply knowledge of accounting principles to create, monitor or operate to budget(s).
Project Management Professional (PMP), preferred.
Working Title: Project Manager - Precision Biomarker Labs
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major t...eaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.