Abbott Regional QA Manager APAC in Singapore, Singapore

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure project scope and success criteria are clearly established; develop and manage project plan to meet deliverables

  • Initiate, lead and communicate project assessments and lessons learned

  • Establish clear priorities

  • Ensure team is working within project scope and effectively coordinate the activities of the team to meet project milestones

  • Proactively identify changes in project scope and assure appropriate measures are taken to reassess and amend requirements, budget and timeline

  • Participate in the development and implementation of innovation plans

  • Ensure alignment with key planning processes, such as business planning, brand planning, customer planning, S&OP and corporate project reporting

  • Provide support in compiling and reporting project requirements

  • Create and deliver project review presentations

  • Maintain documentation and provide data management for project deliverables; identify communication plans for knowledge sharing across functional areas and project teams

  • Document cross-functional project plan in PM software Develop estimates and manage resources to deliver project objectives

  • Manage cross-functional project timeline and follow-up with project team members to ensure timely completion of tasks

  • Track overall project budget and metrics, as required

  • Proactively identify, monitor & manage project opportunities/ issues/ risks

  • Resolve conflict within the project

  • Work directly with functional area managers to resolve issues that impact completion of project objectives: determine when to escalate issues to appropriate levels of management

Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree required, Masters degree preferred, PMP (or equivalent) certification desirable

  • Extensive knowledge of and competency in project management methodology and processes, including planning tasks and allocating resources, risk management, working in teams, issues management, monitoring and reporting, and documentation.

  • 8-10 yrs experience in project leadership roles

  • Strategic, conceptual analytical thinking and decision making skills

  • Critical thinking/problem-solving skills method

  • Ability to plan and facilitate meetings

  • Demonstrated expertise in leading teams

  • Ability to negotiate consensus among diverse groups and influence the activities of others not in own reporting structure

  • ·Strong written and presentation skills; ability to communicate effectively with senior management

  • Technical background sufficient to understand issues involved with the project

  • Knowledge of the strategic and operational context of the projects

  • Personal integrity and courage to escalate issues about the project and to advocate for responsible solutions to management

  • Adaptability and flexibility including the ability to manage deadline pressure, ambiguity and change

JOB FAMILY:

Operations Quality

DIVISION:

ADD Diagnostics

LOCATION:

Singapore > Singapore : DUO Tower

ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:

WORK SHIFT:

Standard

TRAVEL:

Yes, 20 % of the Time

MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE:

No

SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:

Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)

Abbott is about the power of health. For more than 125 years, Abbott has been helping people reach their potential — because better health allows people and communities to achieve more. With a diverse, global network serving customers in more than 150 countries, we create new solutions — across the spectrum of health, around the world, for all stages of life. Whether it’s next-generation diagnostics, life-changing devices, science-based nutrition, or novel reformulations, we are advancing some of the most innovative and revolutionary technologies in healthcare, helping people live their best lives through better health.

The people of Abbott come to work each day with relentless energy, enthusiasm and a promise to enhance the health and well-being of millions of people. They push the boundaries to help manage and treat some of life’s greatest health challenges.

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