Consultant
Technical Manufacturing Solutions
Posted on 2/17/2024
INACTIVE
Project Farma

51-200 employees

Biomanufacturing strategy and execution consulting firm
Company Overview
Project Farma (PF) stands out as a leading consulting firm in biomanufacturing strategy and execution, offering comprehensive services from turnkey capital projects to regulatory compliance. The company's commitment to giving back fosters a culture of empathy and connection, linking their work directly to the patients and families it impacts. With a proven track record in building GMP compliant, gene and cell therapy facilities, PF's expertise has resulted in the world's largest and most mature advanced therapy manufacturing footprint.
Consulting
Education

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

2016

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

3%

2 year growth

6%
Locations
Bethesda, MD, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
CategoriesNew
Management Consulting
Operations Consulting
Strategy Consulting
Consulting
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Life Sciences, Engineering, or related discipline and/or comparable military experience
  • A minimum of 3 years of Project Engineer, Consulting, and/or relevant industry experience
  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is required prior to the Team Member's start date with exceptions for medical and religious accommodations when reasonable
  • Willingness to travel and/or relocate for the first 2 years
  • Up to 100% on-site presence
Responsibilities
  • Coordinate with cross-functional client departments to lead, oversee, and execute client project initiatives, plans, or workstreams
  • Coach Team Members on identified knowledge gaps and direct Team Members to materials for developing project-driven technical and problem-solving skills
  • Develop, execute, and delegate project strategy, initiatives, and vision to effectively lead a small project team
  • Provide hands-on support for clients and PF Team Members in navigating the life cycle of cutting-edge equipment and manufacturing processes
  • Create, update, and present work projections and progress reports
  • Develop technical documentation such as SOPs and protocols
  • Build internal and external understanding, buy-in, and commitment to decisions through mutual understanding, collaboration, and effective presentation skills
  • Mentor and train internal PF Team Members on assigned duties, industry best practices, overall understanding of the business, and project-driven technical skills
  • Generate project succession plans as identified by leadership
  • Maintain and present site dashboards to communicate project health and maintenance
  • Support Site and Account Leads in proposal generation
  • Maintain PO management tools and proactively communicate PO performance
  • Coordinate Team Member utilization with Site and Account Leads and communicate and escalate discrepancies between actual and forecasted utilization
  • Continually develop technical aptitude of Manufacturing Solution’s core services within the life science space
  • Contribute to and embody the Patient Focused and People First Mission
  • Coach and mentor Team Members on a solution-driven mindset
  • Collaboratively support and provide input for the succession of future Project Leads
  • Build and maintain professional networks for business development and recruiting purposes
  • Actively seek out opportunities to enhance Manufacturing Solution’s culture, support internal initiatives, and continue to develop servant leadership skills
  • Provide continuous performance feedback and proactively manage Team Member performance
  • Identify and delegate project tasks for Team Member development
  • Support Manufacturing Solution’s business development initiatives through proactively identifying and escalating client needs
  • Understand and be able to speak to PF services both internally and externally
  • Support in the generation of proposals in collaboration with Site and Account Leads
  • Identify additional opportunities for client support
  • Foster positive relationships with key stakeholders
  • Generate proposed support plan and escalate that plan to Site and Account Leads to maintain up-to-date site’s business development dashboard