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Danaher Corporation Sr. Program/Portfolio Manager - Single Use Technology in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Be part of something altogether life-changing!

Working at Cytiva in the Life Sciences industry means being at the forefront of providing new solutions to transform human health. Our incredible customers undertake life-saving activities ranging from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, new medicines, and cell and gene therapies.

At Cytiva you will be able to continuously improve yourself and us – working on challenges that truly matter with people that care for each other, our customers, and their patients. With associates across 40 countries, Cytiva is a place where every day is a learning opportunity – so you can grow your career and expand your skills in the long term. Your health and wellbeing are important to us and together we will not compromise on safety in the workplace or the environment.

Cytiva is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we’re pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.

What you’ll do

  • Responsible for leading the Upstream R&D project management team in the delivery of NPI and support projects across R&D sites according to Phase Review Discipline (PRDx), QMS and general compliance requirements.

  • Provide regular, effective and transparent project reporting KPI’s & updates to meet business requirements: to include financial, CAPEX, project delivery, quality and compliance requirements.

  • Establishing and executing effective, standardised management processes, ways of working and guidelines; in support of project delivery requirements. Including management of project operating mechanisms, project review and prioritisation processes and monthly performance reporting.

  • Accountable for developing project management centre of excellence capabilities within the function, including project management training, best/new practise development and performance measurement.

  • Work with R&D Director and Product Management to develop roadmaps and priorities within agreed framework.

  • Coordinating and contributing to core GE business processes, and the process owner for Blueprint development within R&D.

  • Challenging, collaborating, and driving customer results through our innovation and technical teams

Who you are

  • Highly developed and proven project & portfolio management skills, possess a natural ability and drive to focus on project delivery, maintaining outstanding project execution and compliance in a fast changing environment. Experience with R&D systems (e.g. PRD).

  • Proven leadership skills to lead teams and shape/lead growth vision. Strong Coaching skillset, a change agent with energy, passion & enthusiasm to drive change.

  • Ability to collaborate across organization and with a senior-level management team. Experience in managing cross functional projects with R&D, Product Management, Supply Chain etc to deliver results.

  • Demonstrated ability to influence across large organizations – experience of operating and leading in a global role with local interfaces.

  • Must have excellent communication skills as well as analytical, management and planning skills necessary.

  • Bachelor’s degree plus relevant experience (and proven track record) in Portfolio & Project Management in the Life Science sector.

  • Minimum 5 years of experience from leading teams and projects

  • When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.