QA/Operations Project Manager

  • Location
    Frederick, Maryland
  • Job type
  • Category
    Business Operations and Management - Operations

Adecco is assisting a global leader in Scientific Innovative Technologies to locate an Operations/Quality Project Manager in Frederick, MD.

Position: Project Manager ( Operations and Quality)
W2 Contract: 12 months
Locations: Frederick MD
Pay Rate: $37.57 Per hour

Position Summary and Major Responsibilities for Project Management:

Sit on project core teams as Operations/Quality team member
Manages projects within established scope, schedule, resources and budget
Complies with company quality management systems, policies and procedures
Coordinates and facilitates extended team project meetings with a structure and agenda that is specifically engineered to ensure successful execution
Generates and disseminates meeting minutes which accurately capture key decisions, open issues and action items
Follows up on status of task and action item execution both within and outside of meetings and updates project documentation (project timeline, meeting minutes) accordingly
Proactively identifies any issues, concerns or challenges in regards to assigned project(s); develop action plans to address open issues, including escalation to key stakeholders as necessary
Facilitates tradeoff decisions and removes obstacles
Conducts proactive risk management via communication of risk based needs, mitigation plans, and requirements relevant to internal/external partners and stakeholders
Demonstrates an ability to adapt to changing business needs and priorities, to be flexible with respect to job assignments and both functional and cross-functional responsibilities; specifically, shows active and timely participation in revising and refining assigned projects and responsibilities based on project or business changes
Regularly reviews project team progress and uses processes, tools and other related resources to ensure effective team dynamics and decision-making, as well as effective interactions with all internal and external collaborators
Builds high morale and team commitments to goals and objectives by creating a compelling sense of common purpose and direction Acts with a sense of urgency


4 year degree in Genetics, Molecular Biology, Chemistry or related discipline

Minimum Qualifications (must have):

Minimum of 5+ years working in product transfer or design transfer in an FDA regulated environment
Knowledge of 21CFR820 and ISO 13485:2016
Proficient with Microsoft Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel,)
Strong negotiation skills; can effectively drive discussions and decisions toward desired results
Outstanding orientation to teamwork: works collaboratively, effectively and efficiently with others
Assertiveness to tactfully address concerns or conflicts openly within core and extended teams
Excellent organizational skills, including the ability to efficiently evaluate, prioritize and handle multiple and changing projects and priorities.

Preferred Qualifications (nice to have):

Minimum of 5+ years program management within FDA regulated environment
Experience with Next Generation Sequencing
Solid knowledge of manufacturing and quality processes
Work background in quality regulated ISO, GMP and/or CLIA environments
Proficient with Microsoft Office applications (Visio, Project).

**Must be eligible to work for any employer in the U.S. without sponsorship / NO corp to corp or 3rd party contracting arrangement / Adecco W2 only and not require relocation assistance.

***Successful completion of a full background check, drug screen, employment verification, educational verification and reference checks required upon offer.

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