Abbott Sr. Project Manager, Research and Development (R&D) in Irving, Texas

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their 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, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Summary:

  • Individual contributor with comprehensive knowledge in Project Management

  • Ability to execute highly complex or specialized projects.

  • Ability to manage more than one project at a time.

  • Adapts precedent and may make significant departures from traditional approaches to develop solutions.

Main Purpose of Role:

  • Project Manager for on-market improvement and new development projects

Main Responsibilities:

  • Work with cross-functional teams to develop project schedules and documentation, and manage projects to completion

  • Interface with functional managers/directors to resolve potential project issues (bottlenecks, resources required etc…)

  • Lead broader team meetings to provide status to upper level management

  • Learn and execute projects within Abbott’s Design Planning process (Quality system)

Minimum Qualifications:

Associates Degree with 7+ years of experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Engineering degree preferred

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is strongly preferred

  • Experience using Microsoft Project

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email corpjat@abbott.com