About the Role
The Senior Manager (PMO) is responsible for leading a team of Project Managers (5-9 direct references) and their associated Contract Development and/or Manufacturing projects at AGC Biologics, Copenhagen. The role provides direction for the program and portfolio, supporting project controls and timeline management across internal functional and organizational lines as well as with our clients.
About the Department
We are 18 Project Managers, spanning experience from associate to senior level. The Project Managers are working on one and up to three projects each, depending on the PM’s seniority and the project complexity. The Project Manager is the liaison with our customer and responsible for coordinating all the internal processes, across departments (Development, Quality and Manufacturing). Technical knowledge and understanding of biotechnological processes, it thus necessary for the role.
  • Provide the Project Managers with the necessary program direction for planning, organizing, developing and integrating projects across multiple functional areas.
  • As a people leader, effectively utilize influence and leadership principles to guide and motivate the PM team.
  • Support the Project Managers in aligning expectations and obtain support from the internal functional areas to support the projects, with focus on
    • Project and portfolio plans to ensure clarity and attainment of milestones and timelines; including development and implementation of mitigation plans as needed to achieve project deliverables.
    • Developing and tracking of project performance metrics and achievement.
  • Provide feedback to management of project and portfolio progress, scope changes and new business opportunities.
  • Cultivate effective communication, cooperation and trust with client.
Experience and Education
  • MSc in a scientific discipline with 10 or more years of relevant work experience – in development and/or manufacturing in the biotechnology or pharmaceutical industry including demonstrated working knowledge of cGMP and Project Management
  • Minimum 5y of relevant leadership experience
  • Minimum 3y of Project Management experience
  • Advanced software skills, particularly with Microsoft Project and the Microsoft Office suite
  • Ability to understand and administer client contracts and agreements, develop statements of work and write amendments
Personal competencies:
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills; ability to lead, direct, and motivate the Project Managers in their leadership of the cross-functional teams
  • Strong organizational skills and financial discipline; ability to prioritize work and drive team accomplishment
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
Please be aware that we take in consideration only the applications send via our career page and, not via email. We will process the applications as they arrive.
AGC Biologics offers a highly competitive compensation package and a friendly, collaborative culture that values personal initiative and professional achievement. AGC Biologics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.
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AGC Biologics is a leading global Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization, with a deep commitment to improving life quality by bringing new biopharmaceuticals to market. Because of our dedication to building and empowering our internal teams, AGC Biologics is an innovative leader in the industry with an extensive network of cGMP facilities in the US, Europe and Asia. As such, we deliver a deep expertise, dynamic solutions and technologies, as well as customized services for the scale-up and cGMP manufacturing of protein-based therapeutics and cell and gene therapies. We forge exceptionally strong partnerships with our clients, and we never lose sight of our pledge to deliver a reliable and compliant drug substance supply, Right, On time. For more information, visit www.agcbio.com.

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