Project Manager - United States
Charles River (company)
For nearly 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant impact on the health and well-being of people across the globe. Whether your background is in life sciences, finance, IT, sales or another area, your skills will play an important role in the work we perform. In return, we’ll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about.Business Summary
We are seeking an experienced Project Manager for our Insourcing Solutions site located in Cambridge, MA.
Your primary role, coordinate personnel and facility scheduling to meet client and business needs. Serve as primary business contact for clients and prospective clients, including managing routine contracts, touring clients and prospective clients through the facility and helping to drive sales. Supervise direct reports and ensure high quality performance of work activities in support of client objectives - including meeting/exceeding standards with respect to animal health and welfare, facilities condition, sanitation levels and facility security.
The following are minimum requirements related to the Project Manager position.
- Education: Bachelor’s of Science in Animal Science or related field preferred.
- Experience: Five years husbandry experience in a laboratory animal facility of which a minimum of two years management experience is required. Demonstrated successful experience in the care and husbandry of laboratory animal models required
- An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted for the requirements as listed above.
- Certification/Licensure: AALAS certification at the Laboratory Animal Technologist level (LATG).
About Insourcing Solutions Business
Charles River Insourcing Solutions℠ can streamline research by delivering operational and cost efficiencies through the strategic insourcing of GMP, GLP and non-GLP research services from discovery through safety assessment. Insourcing Solutions℠ provides you with the ability to maintain control of your facility and expertise while leveraging available space.About Charles River
Charles River is an early-stage contract research organization (CRO). We have built upon our foundation of laboratory animal medicine and science to develop a diverse portfolio of discovery and safety assessment services, both Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and non-GLP, to support clients from target identification through preclinical development. Charles River also provides a suite of products and services to support our clients’ clinical laboratory testing needs and manufacturing activities. Utilizing this broad portfolio of products and services enables our clients to create a more flexible drug development model, which reduces their costs, enhances their productivity and effectiveness to increase speed to market.
With over 11,000 employees within 70 facilities in 18 countries around the globe, we are strategically positioned to coordinate worldwide resources and apply multidisciplinary perspectives in resolving our client’s unique challenges. Our client base includes global pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, government agencies and hospitals and academic institutions around the world. And in 2016, revenue increased by 23.3% to $1.68 billion from $1.36 billion in 2015.
At Charles River, we are passionate about our role in improving the quality of people’s lives. Our mission, our excellent science and our strong sense of purpose guide us in all that we do, and we approach each day with the knowledge that our work helps to improve the health and well-being of many across the globe. We have proudly supported the development of ~70% of the drugs approved by the FDA in 2016.
For more information, please visit www.criver.com.Equal Employment Opportunity
Charles River Laboratories, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vet