Senior Program Manager in Bedford, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/25/2019

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Job Description

Sr. Program Manager (6-month contract) $45-48/hr.
Bedford, MA

Volt has partnered with a growing manufacturing company in search of a Sr. Program Manager! In this role, you will be responsible for project management of multiple projects within the Purification business unit.


  • Take ownership and drive projects from inception to commercialization.
  • Schedule and lead project team meetings, prepare agendas and issue minutes.
  • Hold cross-functional team members accountable for completing tasks on time.
  • Establish, maintain and report on project scope, schedule, resources, and finances.
  • Capture, prioritize, track and drive closure on all project-related action items and issues including tracking risks and mitigation plans.
  • Collaborate with project teams to develop and maintain project documents.
  • Prepare teams for phase gate reviews, present deliverables to Senior Management/Product Approval Committee.


  • B.S. or higher degree in a scientific discipline (biochemistry, chemical engineering, biotechnology, biology or chemistry).
  • Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) preferred.
  • 8+ years project management experience in new product development of consumable products.
  • 5+ years leading cross-functional teams.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and meeting facilitation skills.
  • Proficient in working with MS Excel, MS Project, MS Word, MS PowerPoint.
  • Ability to lead teams in a stringent design control environment.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer