This is where you save and sustain lives
At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world.
You'll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients.
Baxter's products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.
Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work.
Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives where your purpose accelerates our mission.
Purpose of this position :
Under limited supervision, manages and coordinates the integrated project plans, including implementation schedules, issues, risk, actions and resource estimates.
Process re-engineering and Implementations. Also manages schedules and resource estimates for projects. This person may also support Regional projects.
The Project Manager supports the operational areas to identify project needs and benefits. The project analyst leads the team through the project management stages : initiation, planning, execution, monitoring and control, closing and control.
He / She is in charge of the team conformation and coordination. He / She leads the meetings and provides periodic project’s status.
He / she supports the Project Management Supervisor in defining team growth strategy.
Project Management of complex / transition projects
prepares and manages annual budgets and performs periodic cost and productivity analysis. Utilizes project management methods, tools and rigor throughout the life of the project.
Possesses the ability to handle multiple tasks in a detail oriented manner. Coordinates the involvement of the Core Team members, technical leaders, Process Owner and Process Improvement Analyst throughout the project.
Makes decisions quickly when necessary, yet understands the need to base decisions on both hard and soft data. Able to make project decisions from a business perspective.
Escalates issues appropriately through pre-defined channels and bounces back when problems persist. Provides summary status reports to the organization’s management team at monthly oversight meetings.
Represents the project to various institutional divisions and components as well as to various external entities. Document all projects based on PM documentation checklist, in both hardcopy and softcopy.
Project Management Leadership Support
Supports other Project Managers to develop their own PM documentation. Guide them so they can comply with PMO standards.
obtains executive guidance and approval as required to advance initiatives. Identify, make proposals and implement new improvements to the PM methodologies.
Support Regional and Corporate projects from a strategic and PM stand point. Training : Train other Project Managers on onboarding processes.
Seek new training opportunities. Support and get involved in the annual projects prioritization process : Identify new projects, assess new projects, classify new projects and determine a new proposal for project portfolio for each period.
Local (Costa Rica), regional and corporate projects.
ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS AND EXPERIENCE