Project Manager Vaxin
Summary of Position:
The Project Management group plans, coordinates, monitors and reports on all aspects of a project in
order to maintain scope, schedule, budget and quality in accordance with project requirements. This
position will work closely with team members to assist with creation and execution of integrated project
plans in order to complete the work while adhering to contract terms and requirements. The Project
Manager will work with team members to develop detailed Statements of Work (SOW), Gantt charts,
resourcing plans and budgets to support corporate and contract funding proposals for the company. The
Project Manager will also apply project management tools and techniques while working with internal
and external parties to ensure successful completion of tasks and milestones in the context of the
authorized SOW and budget. The Project Manager will also ensure all activities are performed and
reported in compliance with the contract.
? In conjunction with team members, develop detailed Statements of Work; assist in the
development of detailed budgets, resource plans and Gantt charts for proposal development.
? Coordinate cross-functional project activities and manage execution to ensure completion in
accordance to authorized project timeline, budget and scope.
? Assist with ensuring all activities and reporting are aligned with contract requirements; ensure
proposed changes to scope are appropriately addressed.
? Under the direction of the Director, PM, communicate and negotiate with external
subcontractors and customers as required.
? Track budget and schedule using appropriate project management tools.
? Develop action-driven agendas; maintain and distribute project team minutes.
? Draft and review project reports.
? Identify and communicate issues that require attention in a timely manner.
? Provide and review information to facilitate accurate financial tracking and projection.
? Enhance project management knowledge within the organization. Lead and/or participate in
internal training activities related to project management and product development.
Job Requirements (Essential knowledge, skills and attributes):
? Bachelor?s degree in a scientific discipline or related area.
? At least 5 years in the life science industry with at least 3 years relevant experience in project
? Experience working with government contracts highly desired.
? Familiarity with the principles of EVM and the ability to understand the data.
? PMP certification strongly preferred.
? Excellent communication skills, including presentation and writing skills.
? Good interpersonal skills; ability to actively maintain good professional relationships within a
small company and with external parties with diplomacy and poise.
? Must be proficient in MS Office including, MS Project, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
||Gaithersburg, MD |
Vaxin Inc. is an emerging vaccine company using non-invasive means to elicit immune responses. Our lead programs are vaccines to prevent disease caused by Influenza (phase I), Anthrax, and Avian Influenza.
Beta Test / Clinical Trials Investors: Redmont Venture Partners All Jobs: at Vaxin
|Headquarters:||19 Firstfield Road|
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
|Company Profile:||The Company's proprietary technology consists of non-replicating adenovirus and bacterial vectors that can deliver antigens non-invasively (to the nasal passages or to the skin) to elicit a protective immune response. The nasal mucosa and the skin contain cells that participate in the body's protection mechanism against disease causing pathogens. Vaxin's technology harnesses this pre-existing feature of our immune system.|
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