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Director, Project Management, The Molecular Library & IP Portfolio

Evolved By Nature

Evolved By Nature

Administration
Needham Heights, Needham, MA, USA
Posted on Sunday, July 7, 2024
The Director, Project Management, The Molecular Library/ Molecular Biology and IP Portfolio, will develop and maintain current and new project plans and the objectives of them to support projects from innovation through commercialization, creating visibility for management and organization among the team. The Director, Project Management will oversee The Molecular Library’s creation of new molecules, as well as the company’s entire IP portfolio. The candidate should manage a portfolio of projects, identifying critical path work to allow delivery on time and within budget. The ideal candidate will be able to effectively communicate cross-functionally with team members and with management and should have a strong science acumen. Candidate should be within commuting distance to Needham, MA.

Responsibilities

Develop and maintain detailed project plans and objectives to track progressMaintain cross-functional focus on accomplishing project goals on time within budget and scopeEnsure resource availability and allocation across all functions requiredMeasure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniquesPrepare reporting tools to communicate project performance (e.g., weekly scorecard)Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the execution of projectsWork with both internal teams and the company’s IP attorneys to track and file all intellectual property in a timely fashionCoordinate and contribute to reoccurring team meetingsEstablish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors/clientsReport and escalate to management as neededPerform risk management to minimize project threats and optimize project opportunitiesAlign team activities through tracking of meeting minutes, action items, etc.

Qualifications

Must have a 4-year degree in relevant fieldMust have 10+ years of project management experiencePMP certification desired

Preferred Skills

Strong communication and writing skillsStrong leadership and motivation skillsAbility to lead and influence across all levels in a matrixed organizationAbility to manage multiple projects simultaneouslyExcellent attention to detail and organizational skillsAbility to reprioritize quickly in a fast-paced environmentProficiency with Microsoft Office suite and experience with project management softwareExperience working in a matrix organization

Evolved By Nature is a chemical technology company creating new molecules for a more sustainable future. We believe that the next generation of products will advance the health of people and the planet. We have developed molecules from our Activated Silk(tm) technology to create natural, higher performing ingredients that raise the quality and reduce the footprint of the products we need and love. Science meets commerce at our new home, a cutting-edge facility featuring state-of-the-art chemical laboratories, a contemporary wellness center, and creative marketing studio. To learn more about who we are, what we make, and where we work, visit www.evolvedbynature.com

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