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Come join us!

At Anju Software, we are looking for team members that share the passion and commitment to create the best product solutions available within the Life Sciences Software Sector.

If you enjoy a fast-paced collaborative work environment, check out our positions available below.  Please send a cover letter and resume to Careers and specify the desired open position and include the code following the position title.

Open Position

Senior Project Manager (Lisle, IL)

POSITION SUMMARY
The Senior Project Manager is responsible for managing multiple concurrent software implementation projects focused on the delivery of Anju Software technology to customers using a “Software as a Service” (SaaS) model. The Senior Project Manager is ultimately responsible for overall project quality, timeliness, budget, and customer satisfaction.

PERSONAL QUALITIES
Excellent work ethic; strong problem solver; outstanding character while working within a team environment; excellent communication skills; self starter; professional; possess compassion for co-workers and customers alike. The Senior Project Manager position requires attention to detail, strong technical skills, the ability to work in a very fast-paced, collaborative, multi-disciplinary environment, and a passion for quality and delivery excellence.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Participates in the RFP process and provides feedback to the sales team on proposals and cost estimates.
  • Serves as the primary liaison to some of the larger Anju Software customers and is responsible for maintaining consistent communications and creating a collaborative working relationship with the client.
  • Ability to support as an escalation point for any projects that may need the intervention of a more senior level resource to help deflate or negotiate any customer escalations.
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget.
  • Assembles and drives cross-functional project teams, identifies resources needed, and delivers detailed project plans and schedules to ensure on-time completion of projects.
  • Completes system configuration to delivery customer requested functionality.
  • Communicates frequently with the customer, team members and Anju Management regarding project status, and identifies and resolves project problems, issues, and risks.
  • Manages RAID log, customer status reports, project scope, and key deliverables.
  • Executes the actions necessary to resolve project problems/issues and reports on mitigating steps and actions taken to ensure timely deliverables, project success and quality.
  • Provides status reports highlighting accomplishments, plans and issues to project team members and Anju Management.
  • Works collaboratively with other Project Managers to develop and implement project planning methodology, tools and standards, to promote consistency in how projects are run at Anju Software.
  • Cultivates inter-departmental relationships and promotes a positive work environment.
  • Provides training on the application to the client if training personnel are not available.
  • Offer guidance to other Project Managers and team members throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Evaluate and suggest product changes that may enhance and simplify the customer experience.
  • Other duties as assigned.


SKILLS NEEDED

  • Must have a sound knowledge of Microsoft Project, Microsoft Office Suite, Microsoft Visio, SharePoint, Adobe, Software Development Life Cycle, Project Life Cycle, and Agile Methodologies
  • A background managing complex projects, with excellent attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated ability to work with all levels within an organization.
  • Comfortable presenting in front of the client and multiple stakeholders
  • Ability to perform independently and under pressure of time constraints.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously in a deadline driven process.
  • Utilizes sound and proven project management methodology (processes, best practices, tools and templates).
  • Ability to identify and implement process improvements to deliver projects more efficiently.
  • Outstanding time management and organizational skills.
  • Confident team leader and team builder with strong motivational skills.
  • Adept in problem solving and resolving conflict.
  • Able to manage internal customer relationships and expectations, through negotiation and partnering.
  • Ability to understand technical vision and communicate it to both technical and non-technical parties.
  • Ability to think strategically, solve problems effectively and follow-through to ensure client success.
  • Ability to perform business travel as directed by management and dictated by customer needs.
Preferred skills:
  • A working knowledge of medical information and pharmacovigilance industry practices including Validated systems.
  • Experience in publication management software preferred.

QUALIFICATIONS NEEDED

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Computer Science / Information Technology, Business Operations or Health Sciences discipline, or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ work experience as a Project Manager and 3 years as a Senior Project Manager.
  • A proven track record of managing internal and external clients is necessary, as is a proven ability to ensure tight deadlines are met by the project team.
  • The individual should also understand Life Sciences business functions with the ability to understand complex software and be adept at conflict resolution and negotiation with proficiency at multi-tasking, problem solving and creative thinking.
  • Experience working in Life Sciences or Pharmaceutical Industry is preferred.
  • Consistent success in driving teams to meet aggressive deadlines.
Job Type: Full-time
Location: 4343 Commerce Court, Suite 501, Lisle, IL USA
Salary: Based on experience

Anju Software is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Anju Software provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or status as a veteran. Anju Software complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.