Specialist, Project Management

Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck?s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.
Merck Manufacturing Division, MMD, is a team of dedicated, energetic individuals who are committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals and health products worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, comprise an interdependent global manufacturing network that?s committed to delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe.
Participate in or lead any initiative delegated by the Tech Ops Head/Tech Services Head, with focus on development of the project planning tool (including reporting & quality control), the establishment and the maintenance of processes as well as best practices and the definition and the maintenance of libraries of templates
Lead, manage or support Elkton site project portfolio:
+ Develop analysis to support project portfolio
+ Monitor project governance; facilitate regular reviews; consolidate project information to build project reports
+ Close management of all ongoing activities across projects; Track and report progress against deliverables; Ensure project planning variance analysis on a monthly basis as well as on a quarterly basis
+ Analyze the project timelines and ensure optimal critical path
+ Coordinate and follow up of project tasks and action items
+ Develop scenarios and provide recommendation for optimization
+ Provide regular consolidate update/reporting to all project stakeholders
+ Support the Tech Ops Head/Tech Services Head and other project leaders on project reviews and meetings on all aspects (agenda, logistics, content, etc.)
+ Prepare project charters and establish program timelines
+ Ensure consistency and high quality production of data on the whole project plan to support portfolio management
Education Minimum Requirement:
+ BA or BS in Engineering, Business Administration or Other Science
Required Experience and Skills:
+ >3 years job experience
+ Strong track record in managing projects
+ Experience in pharmaceutical industry
Preferred Experience and Skills:
+ Knowledge of Merck Capital Management Process
+ Project Controls Experience
+ Experience with Microsoft Project
Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we?re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we?re inventing for life. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to staffingaadar@merck.com.
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Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
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Job _Engineering Project Management_
Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran ? proudly embracing diversity in all of its manifestations.
Title: _Specialist, Project Management_
Primary Location: NA-US-VA-Elkton
Requisition ID: _ENG003805_

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