Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life. At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

Bayer Animal Health Project Manager

Your tasks and responsibilities


The primary responsibilities of this role, Bayer Animal Health Project Manager I are:


  • Provide daily operational leadership to project teams to ensure projects are progressing as per targets.  Drive stakeholders to efficient decision-making and escalate roadblocks via appropriate communication tools to site leadership as necessary to keep project timelines on track;
  • Maintain visibility of issues and status for products across all stakeholders through standard reports (typically presented in PowerPoint) and as communicated via email or through meetings.
  • Create and implement standards in Operations Management (including the gated oversight process).
  • Create and maintain operational alignment between all business stakeholders per project requirements (ie. R&D, Regulatory Affairs, Product Supply, 3rd party customer and FAP/CAP business units) to ensure on-time product launches.


Who you are

Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values.  More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:


Required Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's degree (preferably in Business, finance or applicable Science degree) with minimum of six years of industry experience. Candidates without completed degree may be considered if they possess a combination of academic achievement and minimum 10 years of directly related experience in one or more of these fields: Production, Supply Chain, and Project Management in a pharmaceutical or GMP environment;
  • Demonstrated Project Management experience in highly complex environments;
  • Deep Project Management subject matter knowledge with focus on product launches in pharmaceutical and GMP environments;
  • Must be highly effective managing multiple projects simultaneously.

 Preferred Qualification:


  • Familiarity with Bayer standard processes, tools and organizational setups for Operations Management.


Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans


Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.


Country: United States
Location: KS-Shawnee Mission
Functional Area: [sap_fa_1]
Entry Level: 5