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Senior Project Manager

Senior Project Manager

Date: Mar 4, 2019

Location: Braine L'alleud, Walloon Brabant, BE

Senior Project Manager Supply Chain

Location: Braine l'Alleud, Belgium

Help us transform patients' lives.
At UCB, we put our heart, soul and skills into making a difference for people living with severe disease. Working together to push the boundaries, we blend the best of our talents to unlock innovation. Will you join us in our pioneering adventure?

To strengthen our Global Supply Chain Transformation Team, based in our hub in Braine l'Alleud, Belgium, we are looking to fill the position of:

Are you driven and enthusiastic in your approach? For UCB, you are a 'drivethusiastic' person. This very special blend of talent means you are pushed by a keenness to make a positive difference for patients.

As a UCB 'drivethusiastic' person and Senior Project Manager you like to work in an environment where you can:

* Assume responsibility of the deliverable of project outcomes (effect, lead time, costs)

* Coach project managers in the Global Supply Chain line organisation to deliver on their projects

* Seize opportunities for impact in a business with growth ambition

* Take up key role in the end2end transformation of our global supply chain

As a UCB 'drivethusiastic' person and Senior Project Manager you will contribute by:
* Team-up with stream leaders to right scope, plan and resource the project

* Develop a committed project plan, ensuring requirements and deliverables definition

* Define necessary skills and team composition to fulfil the assignment, arrange the necessary resources

* Arrange where applicable outsourcing of tasks to external parties on basis of in house specification

* Identify project risks and define risk reduction and mitigation plans

* Build the project team and give operational mentorship

* Establish the learning engine of the project so the team can focus its energy on flowing the project to conclusion

* Monitor the work performed and the quality of the requirements; make agreed corrective actions & changes

* Manage interests of all partners (including the interest of suppliers)

* Lead the acceptance and the transfer of deliverables to the customer

* Evaluate lessons learned and deploy agreed process improvements

* Enable us to both learn and move ahead faster

Interested? For this position you'll need the following education, experience and skills:
* Master's Degree - Business, Projects and/or Supply Chain

* Experience witth leading multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams, both waterfall and agile project management methodologies as well as project management office very desirable

* A customer centric attitude, strong interpersonal as well as communication skills, which helps you bring stakeholders and project team members engaged along the project journey

* Affinity with challenging change projects, and comfortable managing projects from relatively vague requirements to well defined project with committed internal and external partner

* Proficient in structuring and executing projects by use of digital planning and communication tools

Job Segment: Project Manager, Supply Chain Manager, Manager, Supply, Supply Chain, Technology, Operations, Management

Senior Project Manager

UCB, Braine-l'Alleud
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