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Project & Colony Management Specialist

Company: Charles River
Location: Hollister
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Job Description:

For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant impact on the health and well-being of people across the globe. Whether your background is in life sciences, finance, IT, sales or another area, your skills will play an important role in the work we perform. In return, we'll help you build a career that you can feel passionate about.IMPORTANT: In order to be considered for this position, a resume/CV must be uploaded and submitted during the application process. Please make sure work history and education are added correctly.Job SummaryWe are seeking a Project & Colony Management Specialist for our Research Models and Services Client Portfolio Management Department located in Wilmington, MA or Hollister, CA. (Some remote work is optional). ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Manages key client accounts and other client programs that require complex planning and in-depth analysis to ensure that projects meet client expectations and deadlines Functions as the primary client contact, with guidance from senior scientific staff, for activities related to the planning and execution of client genetically-engineered rodent breeding and model creation programs Interacts with clients in order to understand their requirements to disseminate and partner with Business Development, Client Services, Operational Staff, and Quality Assurance Staff Organizes, collects, prepares and distributes information necessary to ensure operational milestones are met from the development of contracts to final reporting Recommends and implements study management improvements. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:The following are minimum requirements related to the Project & Colony Management Specialist position. Bachelor's degree (B.A./B.S.) or equivalent life sciences, project management or a related discipline. 2 years related experience in colony management, project management and/or client relations. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education and experience. Must be able to manage resources/staff without direct reporting relationships. Proven ability to multi-task, excellent written and verbal communication skills, organizational skills, and attention to detail required. Possess analytical thinking and problem- solving skills and be able to prioritize and re-evaluate priorities as situations change. Comfortable communicating with partners at all levels. Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines. Proficient in MS Office Suite. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: AALAS certification. Experience with SalesForce or a CRM system. IMPORTANT: A resume is required to be considered for this position. If you have not uploaded your resume in your candidate profile, please return to upload field and attach your resume/CV. Vaccine MandateCharles River is a U.S. Federal Contractor. As a result, we must follow the Presidential Executive Order to mandate vaccinations, and ensure our employees are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Our main priority is the wellbeing, health, and safety of our people. We require proof of vaccination from all employees. Anyone with requests for disability-related and/or religious exemptions should contact Talent Acquisition ( so that information can be provided about the accommodation process at Charles River. About Research Models & Services Fundamental to basic research and discovery is the use of in vivo models to help identify disease targets and determine potential biological pathways that regulate the condition. As the world's leader in the production and distribution of the highest quality research animal, with 1 out of 2 animal models produced for preclinical research globally, we understand the importance of this step. With seven decades of experience, our expertise is unmatched, allowing us to provide you with the perfect model, including disease-specific and preconditioned options, for basic research and beyond.

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