IT Project Manager
Do you want to lead strategically significant IT projects in a fast-paced biotech company?
Bavarian Nordic is a multinational biotech company and a leader in vector-based, active immunotherapy.
We develop, manufacture, and commercialise a portfolio of novel vaccines for the prevention and treatment of life-threatening, infectious diseases and cancer; Our goal is to improve the health and quality of life for children and adults across the globe.
As our organisation is growing, we are experiencing an increase in strategic IT projects and we are therefore looking to strengthen our Project Office with an IT Project Manager.
Become part of a strategic Project Office with direct impact on strengthening our core business
The Project Office at Bavarian Nordic handles Project Portfolio Management, Project Governance and Project Execution across the value chain. We are a small but experienced team, who has a structured yet pragmatic approach in our way of working. It is important to us that we foster a positive and efficient project environment across departments and countries, so a desire to help us continuously improve how we work is something we expect from you.
In the role as IT Project Manager, you will report directly to the Senior Manager, Project Office and drive complex IT project from a-z; Everything from writing business cases, to training super-users after implementation. You will be an important sparring partner to top management, advising on the strategic direction of Bavarian Nordic’s future IT organisation, as well as secure buy-in from stakeholders across sites and functions.
Importantly, you will develop project plans, visualise clear objectives, deadlines and progress, as well as to conduct regular project team and Steering group meetings. Continuously predicting and risk-mitigating problems should, therefore, come naturally to you, as should meeting success criteria, deadlines and individual project budgets – in close cooperation with Finance.
Experienced IT Project Manager with a passion for GMP – and delivering outstanding projects
While it is not required that you come from a GMP set-up, we expect you to have well-versed Project Management toolbox, which you can apply to any type of project! You have experience with completing complex IT projects, are familiar with a variety of technical platforms/methodologies, and you are not afraid of implementing them in a regulated environment.
You thrive in a challenging working environment and are not concerned with changing priorities. You keep a clear focus on business strategy and are agile to adapt solutions accordingly – herein challenging colleagues and management on solutions, priorities etc. You are proactive and outgoing with an open mind and a great degree of creativity when finding/designing solutions. Structure and an organised approach to challenges are your nature. Ultimately, you recognise that excellent project management is a combination of people management and successful use of project methods and tools.
Agility, Dedication & Excellence
These three values are at the core of everything we do in our daily work!
Joining us at Bavarian Nordic means joining a company that offers a challenging, international work environment, where job satisfaction and personal growth have high priority. With the right mindset and motivation, you will have great opportunities to develop professionally and take on more responsibility. You will have a great influence from day one, by playing a key role in ensuring a smooth and timely delivery of important projects, together with skilled and passionate colleagues.
If you also believe helping people is the best job in the world, we look forward to receiving your application!
Bavarian Nordic fosters an open culture, a definite ‘team-mindset’, where everyone is striving for excellence and believes in the same goal: Improving the health and quality of life for people with severe diseases across the globe, while at the same time allowing for individual impact and growth. At Bavarian Nordic, your ideas are heard, and your input is valued! You will be part of a team with a high level of expert skill and professionalism, and you will get to work with various stakeholders across the global organisation.
The recruitment process is carried out in collaboration with the consulting company Compass Human Resources Group A/S. If you want to learn more about this position before submitting your application, please do not hesitate to contact Anna Rasmussen on tel.: +45 70 20 12 75.
You can also apply via our "Apply now" and attach your CV, preferably as a word file. Please note that we will reply to the email address from which you send your CV.
As a truly multinational company, Bavarian Nordic A/S has collaboration agreements with the National Cancer Institute, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc., the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority, the US Department of Defense and PCI Biotech. The company has facilities in the United States, Holland, Canada, and operates internationally.
Bavarian Nordic offers a challenging, international working environment in which job satisfaction and personal development have a high priority. Bavarian Nordic encourages innovative thinking that promotes beneficial change for both the individual and the company. We are committed to making the company a great place to work by empowering our employees to perform their tasks to their own satisfaction, while simultaneously supporting the continuous development and success of the company.
Deadline for application: As soon as possible
Workplace: Kvistgård, Nordsjælland
Company: Bavarian Nordic