Project Manager, Commercial (AVP-825 / EU) Avanir Pharmaceuticals
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The Project Manager - Commercial will be responsible for supporting the launch of AVP-825 in the U.S. and the coordination of European Uinion (EU) activities and potential launch of NUEDEXTA in the EU. AVP-825 is a novel drug-device combination for the treatment of migraine that was licensed by Avanir from Optinose in July 2013.
The Project Manager will work closely with numerous Avanir functional departments (Marketing, Sales, Managed Markets, Medical Affairs, R&D, Regulatory, Commercial Analytics, IT, Finance), Optinose (for AVR-825), potential partners that Avanir may license the product to in the EU, and various vendors that the company will be working with too manage different aspects of the launches. Key responsibilities will include building the launch plan timeline, managing launch team meetings, tracking all key activities, developing and providing management reports, coordinating activities with external vendors, managing meetings logistics (US and EU as appropriate) and serving as the commercial alliance manager in the case of Optinose (and for any potential EU partner).
The Project Manager will report to the VP-Marketing and will take day-to-day direction from the Director of Marketing (AVP-825) and the EU-Commercial Lead.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Coordinate commercial and cross-functional meetings, preparation of agendas and meeting materials, and recording meeting minutes.
Develop the launch plan playbook for AVP-825 in coordination with the Director of Marketing (AVP-825) and a similar playbook for the EU launch in coordination with the EU Commercial Head. Manage updates to the launch plan and coordinate activities across groups with Avanir to ensure that we remain on track for all activities
Keep key stakeholders informed of project timelines and requirements by providing status reports to ensure timely completion of projects and tasks.
Serve as the commercial liaison with Optinose and potential EU partners
Liaise with the Finance department to ensure proper accounting practices including budget tracking, cost analysis, and overall program management.
Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in the pharmaceutical / biotechnology industry with a combination of experience in marketing, sales and/or project management.
Knowledgeable in budget processes; purchase orders, invoices, managing multiple cost centers.
Ability to work independently and manage multiple assignments.
Excellent computer skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Project).
Self-initiative to follow-through on completing assignments in a timely manner with reliable and accurate work quality.
Strong communication skills and ability to effectively collaborate with different departments.
BA or BS required.
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Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
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