AKESOgen, Inc. is growing! The Manager, Project Management supervises the Management team and manages the day-to-day projects and resources within the team. The position supports relationships with AKESOgen’s Laboratory, Sales and Data Management teams, as well as relationships with AKESOgen’s clients. AKESOgen is a precision health and wellness genomics company striving to be the premiere genomics service provider for high throughput/high quality Precision medicine and consumer genetics. This person will report to the Vice President of Client Services.
Responsibilities and Skills:
Oversee accurate and timely execution of deliverables for our ongoing research and clinical workflow projects.
Extensive mentoring and professional development of direct staff within Project Management Team
Manage assigned staff and day-to-day activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable regulations
Planning, assigning, and directing work; mentoring and training staff; performance management, including appraising performance and guiding professional development, rewarding and disciplining employees as applicable
Continuous assessment of talent within project management and drive consistent, high-quality project management services.
Develop and encourage a culture of delivering “best-in-industry” customer service by ensuring rapid identification of issues and problems and ensuring timely communication of resolution outcomes to both internal and external customers.
Provide point of escalation support to team.
This position requires the ability to travel nationally (up to 5%).
B.S in Life Science, Biology or Business
Minimum one-year experience as a supervisor
Sharp attention to detail and ability to meet long- and short-term deadlines
4-7 years of experience in project management, within a laboratory environment preferred
Strong cross-functional collaboration and experience facilitating strategic and tactical planning for excellent interaction with outside collaborators and clients