Abbott Project Manager - Forensics in Hollywood, Florida

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve. Please note that candidates need to be eligible to work in the U.S. without Abbott sponsorship.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Have you ever thought of leveraging your forensics laboratory experience in Project Management? Don't have experience in a lab but are successful leading the life-cycle of a project? As a Project Manager at Abbott Informatics in Hollywood, FL, you will drive projects end to end for customers as they upgrade and automate their labs. This includes: gathering requirements, building project plans, managing P&L, capacity planning. And, of course, plenty of interface with clients and internal cross functional teams.

Minimum Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree plus 5 years of related work experience with a complete understanding of specified functional area, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience. MBA strongly preferred. Scientific background is a plus.

Strong project management experience is preferred: includes exposure to SCRUM, Agile. PMP certification is a plus.

Background in a forensics laboratory and understanding of the workflow will be highly considered.

Solid customer relationship management skills will be as critical as the above technical experience.

Demonstrated track record of on-time project delivery is essential.

Ability to coordinate resources and work with remote work streams.

Ability to travel 30% of the time to client sites is required.

Due to the nature of these projects, no Visa sponsorship will be supported.

No relocation will be offered for this role.

JOB FAMILY:

Project Management

DIVISION:

STL STARLIMS

LOCATION:

United States > Hollywood : 4000 Hollywood Boulevard

ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:

WORK SHIFT:

Standard

TRAVEL:

Yes, 25 % of the Time

MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE:

No

SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:

Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)

Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

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Abbott is about the power of health. For more than 125 years, Abbott has been helping people reach their potential — because better health allows people and communities to achieve more. With a diverse, global network serving customers in more than 150 countries, we create new solutions — across the spectrum of health, around the world, for all stages of life. Whether it’s next-generation diagnostics, life-changing devices, science-based nutrition, or novel reformulations, we are advancing some of the most innovative and revolutionary technologies in healthcare, helping people live their best lives through better health.

The people of Abbott come to work each day with relentless energy, enthusiasm and a promise to enhance the health and well-being of millions of people. They push the boundaries to help manage and treat some of life’s greatest health challenges.

We invite you to explore opportunities at Abbott , to see if your talents and career aspirations may fit with our openings. An equal opportunity employer, Abbott welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

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