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Company: Thermo Fisher Scientific
Location: Atlanta, GA
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech


Job Title: Sr. Project Manager, Operations
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When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you'll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of more than $24 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

This role can be remote anywhere in the U.S. (Strongly prefer East Coast / Central regions, as this team member will support the East Coast U.S., as well as partners in Ireland and other areas in that region, as necessary).

How will you make an impact?
The Senior Project Manager is responsible for organizing, contributing to and leading key elements of the Production Chemicals and Services (PCS) global operational growth initiatives in support of the overall PCS global expansion and growth strategies. This includes projects such as PCS facility expansions and operationalization of order and service fulfillment models. This role will be responsible for developing and executing the required project plans for these initiatives including the required engagement of internal and external functional partners and team members.

What will you do?

Project Management: Work with Operations leadership, project team members and key stakeholders to develop the project plan and guide the core and sub teams to deliver global expansion and operational enablement project deliverables and objectives including:

  • Developing business case frameworks and appropriation requests

  • Developing project plans, critical milestones, deliverables, dependencies, and resource requirements.

  • Contributing to the project deliverables as a member of the project team as applicable based on project scope

  • Exercising scope management including avoidance of scope creep

  • Facilitating project team meetings, defining project risk and opportunities, cross functional communication and decision making

  • Liaising with the teams to coordinate timelines to meet critical milestones

  • Tracking project expenses against approved capital and operational expense budgets

  • Providing project status updates to project steering committees and business leadership

  • Development and delivery of training content as required in support of project deployment.

  • Contributing to the continuous improvement of the project management processes

Operations Support: Support the development and communication/presentation of required operational data, metrics, process flows, capabilities, etc. as required in response to internal and external requests.

How will you get here?


  • Bachelor's degree in Business Management, Supply Chain or related field


  • 6+ years of related experience with project management as a primary or significant responsibility

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with key aspects of Global Supply Chain, Operations, and Commercial Operations

  • Chemical distribution knowledge/experience

  • cGXP supply chain compliance experience with emphasis on applicable warehousing and distribution requirements

  • ERP/IT business application experience

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Applies advanced knowledge of business practices, methodologies, and/or principles in the execution of short-term (1-2 years) functional deliverables or results.

  • Proven track record of successful functional project deployments and the ability to effectively lead project teams through entire project cycle, starting with project definition and ending with deployed solutions.

  • Strong interpersonal skills. Must be able to interface & influence effectively at all organizational levels.

  • Strong business acumen and ability to understand and work with Finance and other business leaders to build financial and business case analysis and frameworks.

  • Advanced interpersonal communication and presentation skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to work as a team player and team builder.

  • Ability to think strategically about business strategies, processes, and priorities.

  • Have a “Customer Service” approach to relationships with internal and external associates.

  • Be detail-oriented and be accustomed to working on multiple tasks.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue exceeding $25 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, improving patient diagnostics and therapies or increasing productivity in their laboratories, we are here to support them. Our global team of more than 75,000 colleagues delivers an unrivaled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and pharmaceutical services through our industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services and Patheon. For more information, please visit

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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