Omnichannel Project Management Director

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Updated: November 3, 2021
Location: Nationwide
Job ID: 134726


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Overview

Kinetic is Syneos Health’s modern customer engagement capability that provides integrated, omnichannel solutions to Life Sciences organizations. The Director, Kinetic Project Management leads the project management function for Kinetic to ensure delivery of a superior experience for every Kinetic customer. This includes developing and executing the approach and strategy, establishing/improving project management infrastructure, providing oversight of the Kinetic portfolio of projects, and supervising/coaching Project Management staff who are managing projects ranging in size and complexity. May also perform Project Management activities.

Kinetic is experiencing rapid growth. In the past year we have doubled in size, both in terms of revenue and employees. We are developing new products and services that are gaining traction, and have reached a juncture where implementing a set of repeatable project management routines is critical to our ability to scale the business. We are seeking a Project Management leader who can both establish our best practices in agile & traditional ways, and guide the team of PMs who execute against those practices every day.


Responsibilities

  • Manages a team of Project Managers for assigned Kinetic projects, drives accountability while promoting a sense of empowerment for the team.
  • Manages the development, implementation, and maintenance of project management processes, standards, and policies/procedures in agile and traditional environments.
  • Educates and provides thought leadership for the introduction of project management methodologies in digital product and process development.
  • Reports project information to executive management on regular intervals.
  • Assigns project managers and/or other resources to projects or programs.
  • Ensures project requirements are achieved in a high quality and timely fashion within budget guidelines.
  • Monitors compliance and consistency with lifecycle, architectural, digital and other relevant standards
  • Actively influences an integrated approach to project management and business analysis across all Kinetic teams and other involved Syneos teams.
  • Performs other work-related duties as assigned. Minimal travel may be required (up to 25%).
  • We’re looking for a high energy leader with an entrepreneurial spirit who is driven to serve customers and appreciates a challenge. Someone who can bring structure and discipline to project management in a “start-up” environment. Someone who can make connections with teams and leverage innovative thinking to drive the performance of the organization.

 

 

Job Requirements

REQUIRED

  • 10 years progressive experience managing computing/information and ideally digital projects
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or Information Systems or equivalent education and experience.
  • Possess strong cross group negotiation and conflict management skills.
  • Ability to be a persuasive leader who can serve as an effective member of the leadership team and communicate project management and business analysis related concepts to a broad range of technical and non-technical employees.
  • Knowledge of agile and traditional project management principles and practices.

PREFERRED

  • Digital media experience preferred.
  • Health care industry preferred.
  • PMI PMP certification preferred.

This position excludes CO applicants.

As a healthcare company we have an important responsibility to protect individual and public health. This position will require individuals to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as part of their job responsibilities, unless an exemption can be confirmed based on a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief. Submission & Approval of an Exemption does not guarantee that an exemption can be accommodated.

At Syneos Health, we believe in providing an environment and culture in which our people can thrive, develop and advance. We reward and recognize our people by providing valuable benefits and a quality of life balance.

Why Syneos Health? Join a game-changing global company that is reinventing the way therapies are developed and commercialized. Here, you’re empowered to exceed your sales goals with the autonomy you need to over deliver. We’re dedicated to creating better, smarter, faster ways to get biopharmaceutical therapies to patients. Syneos Health has launched more sales teams in the last 5 years across all major Therapeutic Areas than the top 25 pharma companies combined. By joining Syneos Health, you’ll be connected to our multitude of career paths and pipeline of employment opportunities.

WORK HERE MATTERS EVERYWHERE | How will you accelerate bringing new therapies to patients?

Syneos Health is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer (Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled) 

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