Program Manager

Hunter Campbell

Lead and drive positive commercial and operational outcomes for a product launch across New Zealand and Australia.

  • 8-month contract (with potential to extend)
  • Commercial and operational focus
  • Pharmaceutical product launch
The Company
A New Zealand-based pharmaceutical business that is establishing itself as a key player for branded and contract manufacturing consumer pharmaceuticals in the ANZ and Asia-Pacific markets.

They are launching a range of new products and are looking for a talented and experienced Program Manager to lead and coordinate the NPD and successful launch to market.

The Opportunity
This is a key role in the organisation where you will become the Program Lead to bring people together across key business functions, and manage supplier delivery and performance.
  • Lead and coordinate activities across NPD, Marketing, Packaging, Supply Chain, Finance (and so on) to successfully deliver a new product range to market on time, on budget
    You will be supporting key stakeholders to ensure and facilitate the delivery of measurable programs
  • Mapping timeline and project plan for programme launch, participation in client meetings around the scope and set up
  • Achievement of account-specific budgets in line with forecast
  • Create reports on activity, performance and outcomes against contracted program requirements/KPIs where appropriate
You
Paramount to this role you must have excellent communication skills. You will be expected to establish effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders dealing with multiple functional areas.
  • Experience in Program Management (and ideally hold relevant accreditation/qualifications)
  • Experience in FMCG, Pharmaceutical and/or Manufacturing preferred
  • Demonstrate commercial awareness, negotiation skills and business development experience 
  • A science or business degree (preferred)
  • Excellent relationship building and networking skills
  • Strong financial acumen
  • Methodical approach in driving business results
  • Good planning and project management skills
If this opportunity is of interest, please submit your CV by following the link below. If you would like to find out more and for a confidential discussion, please call Wayne Fry on 021 656 502 or email waynef@huntercampbell.co.nz