Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, which provides a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries.
The Group believes it is the world leader in food, environment, pharmaceutical and cosmetics products testing and in agroscience CRO services.
It is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, CDMO, advanced material sciences and for supporting clinical studies.
In addition, Eurofins is one of the leading global emerging players in specialty clinical diagnostic testing.
In 2018, Eurofins generated 4.2 billion Euro proforma turnover in 800 laboratories across 47 countries, employing about 45.000 staff.
Together with the IT Transition Program Manager you will work on high-impact Transition programs with extensive exposure to top-
leadership while enjoying great entrepreneurial freedom. You will play a key role in international programs that interface with internal teams as well as external parties.
Manage, monitor and deliver multiple interrelated projects under the IT Strategy roadmap.
Define scope, provide estimates, plan the budget, allocate resources, own communications and governance.
Proactively identify project delivery risks, establish mitigation mechanisms and communicate.
Schedule and deliver projects in a highly interdependent ecosystem with multiple stakeholders across the globe.
Establish delivery monitoring controls and governance mechanisms.
Lead, guide, inspire, motivate and direct multiple cross organizational teams and suppliers to deliver products ensuring a return on investment.
Preparation and presentation of decision-making material for top-management and the board.
Demonstrated project / program delivery experience in a global multi-cultural organization.
Proven analytical, organizational and problem-solving skills. The successful candidate will be able to describe multiple business situations where these skills have been leveraged.
Commanding project leadership and follow-through with delivery team resources.
Strong customer focused, team oriented communication skills with emphasis on building lasting, trusted partnerships through written and verbal communications, presentations to management.
Deep project management practice experience & discipline with adherence to process in an agile / rapid development methodology.
Ability to work in an amorphous environment delivering results by influencing the assets outside the hierarchy setup.
Successful experience delivering results from geographically disparate teams, including both local and remote resources and contending for heavily-
utilized centralized resources.
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills with a track record of working directly with senior leadership levels.
Ability to have fun while working hard in a demanding fluid environment.
Master’s degree in IT or Business Management.
At least 3 year of experience as a business analyst or management consultant, preferably at a large consultancy firm.
At least 5 years of experience as a Project Manager of complex IT projects, preferably in an international organization.
Excellent written and verbal skills in English. Additional language skills in French, Dutch or German are a plus, but not a must.
Sound understanding of IT Quality Management Systems and / or Agile Frameworks.
Expert knowledge of Microsoft Project and / or other project management tools.
Knowledge of PPM or P3O is a plus.
Willingness to travel.
Excellent analytical, inter-personal and communication skills.
What we offer :
A launch pad into various senior management opportunities within the many business lines of Eurofins globally or into the management hierarchy in our different corporate functions.
The opportunity to grow your project management skills in a demanding, fast growing organization.
A chance to become part of a highly motivated international team of professionals.