Senior LIMS Consultant

Posted 26 April 2022
Job type Permanent
Contact NameDaniel Wallace

Job description

The Service Delivery Senior Consultant (SDSC) will be responsible for providing project and program management activities to strategic projects, for the research and development divisions of science based industries such as Pharma and Biotech, Chemicals, FMCG, Oil & Gas and Crop science. The SDSC will help to develop new business for and participate in presale activities. The SDSC will work with Business Users and Managers of our Customers in conjunction with the internal technical and support teams. The SDSC will have the consulting skills required to collect and analyze customer needs & gaps and propose solutions to achieve the desired state.

Q. What are the job responsibilities?

  • Project and Service Delivery Management
    • Be the main point of contact for our customers with regards to all project delivery activities
    • Coordinate activities between the various teams involved in projects (Internal, Customers, Software Vendors)
    • Lead the Project Team
    • Carry out project management activities like planning, risk, resources and cost management
    • Ensure Service Delivery activities such as project financial reporting, service level management, customer sensing are maintained and up to date
    • Contribute to the continuous improvement of Service Delivery Management
    • Coach and mentor Junior Project Managers and Business Analysts
  • Business analysis & consulting
    • Interact with business representatives and understand their problems / challenges
    • Capture and document business requirements: URS, FRS, User stories, Use cases, etc…
    • Data Analysis and Data Mining
    • Business Process & Data Modelling
    • Proposes and presents recommendations and improvements
  • Business Development
    • Establish and manage the relationship with customers and partners
    • Identify and develop new opportunities in existing and new accounts
    • Present our capability to be a R&D solutions partner

Q. What are the desired competencies?

  • Team player, Self-Motivated & Results driven individual
  • Willingness and ability to speedily acquire new Technical Skills & Business Principles
  • Ability for Critical Thinking and Logical Reasoning
  • Good Understanding of R&D workflows
  • Proven Experience with Customer/Client focused delivery model
  • Strong knowledge of Waterfall and Agile methodology (PMP or Scrum certification is a plus)
  • Strong Understanding of SDLC, ITIL concepts, Database Design and Data Modeling concepts

Q. What is the required education/work experience?

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree or equivalent in a scientific or health care field
  • Demonstrate experience as a Project Manager/Analyst, preferably in the pharmaceutical /Life sciences industry
  • Previous experience with working in large scale implementation projects
  • Strong experience in R&D Informatics systems such as LIMS, ELN, SDMS
  • Integration of instruments and system interfaces
  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical regulation ( GxP, GAMP5, 21CFR Part11)