We have an exciting opportunity within our Animal Health organization as an Associate Director Project Management .
Purpose of the position
The Associate Director Project Management is a core role that partners with team leaders to plan and execute Animal Health (AH) business objectives.
In this position you will drive cross-functional teams to deliver projects and products that are critical to the success of the Animal health business.
You will need to manage a scope a scope of up to 200 projects, providing insight and oversight to sponsors and stakeholders.
You will be an active member and or leader of cross-functional governance committees and you will be expected to contribute to ongoing business process improvements and talent development in AH.
You will be is responsible for the development, sustainment, and training of project management tools and business processes.
This position can be based in Europe at or near an AH manufacturing site or office (preferable in Netherlands, Germany or France) and needs to travel approximately 25-30% within EU.
Welcome to our team
Pharmaceutical Technology Solutions (PTS) is an organization that is responsible for support to Small Molecule internal and external manufacturing sites of active pharmaceutical ingredients (API’s) and finished drug products.
As such PTS leads API process and source changes, drug product process changes, technology transfers from R&D to supply and between supply sites, process improvement initiatives and equipment capital projects.
Strategic Planning and Goal setting
Project Prioritization and alignment
Project execution and governance
Project Documentation and archives
Process improvement, People and Standard Development :
What we offer
We welcome you to a truly global, dynamic and challenging environment with great opportunities for personal development.
Our benefits are very competitive, and the summary below will give you an idea of what you can expect.
Our Animal Health division is a trusted global leader in veterinary medicine, dedicated to the health and well-being of animals.
We are a global team of professionals working together to make a positive difference in animal care and the world’s food supply and have a deep sense of responsibility towards our customers, consumers, animals, society and our planet.
We offer one of our industry’s most innovative portfolio of products, services and technologies that serve to prevent, treat, and control diseases across all major farm and companion animal species.
Who we are
Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA is known as Merck in the United States, Canada & Puerto Rico. We are known as MSD in Europe, Middle East, Africa, Latin America & Asia Pacific.
We are a global biopharmaceutical leader with a diverse portfolio of prescription medicines, oncology, vaccines and animal health products.
We are driven by our purpose to develop and deliver innovative products that save and improve lives. With 69,000 employees operating in more than 140 countries, we offer state of the art laboratories, plants and offices that are designed to Inspire our employees as we learn, develop and grow in our careers.
We are proud of our 125 years of service to humanity and continue to be one of the world’s biggest investors in Research & Development.
What we look for
In a world of rapid innovation, we seek brave Inventors who want to make an Impact in all aspects of our business, enabling breakthroughs that will affect generations to come.
We encourage you to bring your disruptive thinking, collaborative spirit and diverse perspective to our organization. Together we will continue Inventing For Life, Impacting Lives while Inspiring Your Career Growth.