PMO Program Manager
CGI is seeking a seasoned program managers to join our growing team supporting life science clients through end to end solution offerings and professional services. The successful candidate must be able to work in a cross-functional environment and interact with representatives from CGI, and our end-clients. This program lead manager will work at various CGI/ clients consulting and executing various life science business and IT initiatives from road map assessment architecture best practice phase implementations, and go live.
This program in response to the need to de-risk and optimize the client network. Two additional filling lines will be added to the site and serve as a second internal source for major products currently produced in an offsite location.
Your future duties and responsibilities
The project encompasses several sub projects/workstreams-Enterprise Systems, Site Local Systems, Process Automation Systems, Manufacturing Architecture Network, Infrastructure and Data Centers. The IT Program Manager will be leading the overall IT deliverable that includes all the sub components mentioned above (each sub-project will have its own PM)The requirement is a standard Program Manager role but would like to emphasize - Strategic/critical thinking, ability to build a team, ability to build/maintain relationship across the various organizations (facility, engineering, Quality etc..), experience managing Project financials. Someone who has past experience of IT Delivery lead. PMP required, experience in validated systems required, SDLC required, Agile preferred.
Oversee planning and execution of assigned program and their projects in their Business Unit's DC group/functional portfolio to deliver on intended outcomes while collaborating on evolving ideas and discovery of new requirements to maximize return on investments.
o Support & enhance end user experience within the Business Unit's
o Identify dependencies, evaluate risks and communicate status to appropriate levels of management and stakeholders across assigned programs and their projects.
o Ensure program and project deliverables, schedules, and financials adhere to established norms and are managed in alignment with departmental best practices across their assigned programs and projects.
o Periodically evaluate performance and develop action plans to ensure achievement of performance goals.
o Monitor and control schedule and financial health of their assigned programs and projects and provide actionable insights to key stakeholders.
o Proactively remove obstacles to drive assigned program's and their project's momentum and progress. Engage and energize the program/project teams.
o Plan and engage necessary resources across the enterprise to ensure successful completion of assigned programs and their projects.
o Actively engage stakeholders and project managers of problem projects to assist with identifying corrective actions.
• Co-lead setup of program management and governance structures in collaboration with IT Business Partners (IT BPs) and Digital Capability Managers (DCMs).
• Advise and consistently apply Project Management best practices (including Agile, SDLC and PMF) and tools. Continuously improve our adoption and maturity of best practices across IT.
• Provide support to IT BPs and DCMs in management of program/project financials, vendor management and procurement.
• Collaborate with ITBPs, DCMs & Portfolio Managers on business case development for DC investments, translating PM experience & insights into improved estimates and outcomes.
• Lead and support an entrepreneurial group of consultant project managers
o Responsible for on-boarding new contractors to minimize starting learning curve and expedite introductions to key stakeholders
o Provide informal coaching related to improving performance and removing obstacles.
o Identify and communicate major trends and challenges affecting Program and Portfolio Management internally
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
Skill Set Years of Experience Proficiency Level
Program Management 10+ Expert
Network / Infrastructure 5+ Expert
Pharma Digital familiarity 2-4 Expert
Education: Bachelor's Degree
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- Programme Management
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