Job Title:Associate Project & Portfolio Manager Location:Greensboro, NC, South United States, USA Company:Syngenta Industry Sector:Agribusiness Industry Type:Plant & Soil Sciences, Seed and Biotechnology Career Type:Accounting/Finance/Asset Management Job Type:Full Time Minimum Years Experience Required:N/A Salary:Competitive
About SyngentaSyngenta is a leading agriculture company helping to improve global food security by enabling millions of farmers to make better use of available resources. Through world class science and innovative crop solutions, our 28,000 people in over 90 countries are working to transform how crops are grown. We are committed to rescuing land from degradation, enhancing biodiversity and revitalizing rural communities.
About this Job:Conduct project and functional portfolio analysis and share details with relevant regional stakeholders to enable data driven portfolio prioritization decisions. Drive cross-communication of data collected in different demand planning tools for managing and reducing complexity and increasing effectiveness, efficiency, operational innovation, and excellence. Support NA Crop Protection Development (CPD) Project and Portfolio Management Head on several day to day operations required to promote standardization of various global/regional project management standards, data quality and risk assessment and management methodologies and data. Support/assist with the scheduling, preparation and logistics for NA Development Committee, CPD Business Plan Review (BPR) and CPD Management Team (MT). Support the processes to enhance project portfolio transparency, visibility, and tracing and measuring Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in NA Crop Protection Development. Project manage cross-Indication processes in Product Life Cycle Management in collaboration with other Project Managers, Regulatory Product Manager(s) and Commercial and Technical Product Management.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Support processes to enable portfolio delivery tracking, transparency, and visibility on timelines and reporting on KPIs. Track project and portfolio delivery via measuring and reporting on Key Performance Indicators
Maintain reporting and delivery on CPD project and portfolio
Support CPD Project and Portfolio Head in effective planning and organization of NA Development Committee
Assist and lead coordination of Portfolio Definition Cycle (PDC) and connectivity of different project planning and analysis tools.
Conduct portfolio analysis required to enable data driven decision making by regional Management Teams
Promote and track Regional and Global data quality initiative implementation
Act as a team ambassador for Project and Portfolio management standard practices and ways of working in NA CPD
Secure effective stakeholder engagement, sponsorship, intervention and approval
Engage teams interface with Product Safety (PS), Product Technology and Engineering (PT&E), and Regulatory functions and manage internal and external resources to meet time, cost, quality and benefits case targets
Ensure strong and effective functional planning, project and portfolio management in various aspects and with multiple stakeholders
Education & Experience:
Degree: Bachelors, Masters, MBA or higher
Language Skills: Advanced English
Proficiency in data analytics using Microsoft Excel.
Project Management Certification: Not required for but expected within 24 months in role
Additional Knowledge, Skills, Traits & Abilities:
Minimum 2-5 years of experience working in projects and data analysis in Excel.
Minimum 2-5 years of experience in a technical role or equivalent or external experience in agrochemical or relevant industry and cross cultural/International experience are preferred
What We Offer:
Full Benefit Package Medical, Dental & Vision that starts your first day
401k plan with company match, Profit Sharing & Retirement Savings Contribution
Paid Vacation, 12 Paid Holidays, Maternity and Paternity Leave, Education Assistance, Wellness Programs, Corporate Discounts among others
A culture that promotes work/life balance, celebrates diversity and offers numerous family oriented events throughout the year
Syngenta is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
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