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Project Manager
We invite you to explore the award-winning culture, people, rewards and opportunities that make AmerisourceBergen so special. Make your next career choice a confident one.  We are currently seeking a Project Manager. The Project Manager is responsible for developing, refining, validating and managing project plans to ensure on time and on budget delivery of major technology initiatives across the enterprise. Responsible for utilizing project management methods standards project integration as well as the coordination of all internal and external resources required to complete assigned projects.
 
MWI, a business unit of AmerisourceBergen, is one of the largest Distributors in the United States, serving Companion Animal, Equine and Livestock marts.  MWI was founded in 1976 by Millard Wallace Ickes, DVM, in Nampa, Idaho to address the needs of veterinarians in the Northwest. As the word spread that MWI offered quality service and competitive pricing, the business grew rapidly. Today, MWI’s growth continues because we know that we won’t be successful unless you are, and we continue to develop solutions centered on your success.
 
Reporting Information/Location
This Project Manager position is located in Boise, and reports to the Enterprise Program Director.
 
Position Responsibilities
  1. Provides timely and concise communications to functional leadership regarding project status and pending issues; analyzes processes and makes recommendations for optimizing resources and product delivery.
  2. Develops project plans based on specifications provided by the Portfolio Management staff and manages effective execution of the initiatives.
  3. Builds consensus among multiple process leads relative to project scope task execution staffing and issue resolution.
  4. Brokers services within IBS and ABC vendors on behalf of the business area represented.
  5. Provides overall financial direction for the projects to manage the development of budgets controls and measurements to monitor project progress.
  6. Identifies potential risks within the project; proactively manages issues.
  7. Participates in identifying project costs resource allocation project schedule changes and issue escalation.
  8. Frequently interacts with IBS staff including business area management portfolio managers vendors consultants and other contractors.
  9. Must be willing to travel up to 35% of the time.
  10. Performs related duties as assigned.
Total Rewards
Compensation for this position includes base salary plus bonus, depending on company financial results and individual performance.  Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our associates. Some of our benefits include:
  • Healthcare for associates and their families, including eligible domestic partners
  • Paid time off, including vacations and holidays
  • Paid sick time off
  • Paid volunteer time off
  • Life insurance and disability protection
  • Retirement benefits 
We take a balanced approach to the benefits we provide. Many benefits are company-paid, while others are available through associate contribution.  Specific benefit offerings can vary by location.
 
Travel
  • 35% travel is required of this position.

Qualifications

Qualifications
Requires some training in fields such as business administration accountancy sales marketing computer sciences or similar vocations generally obtained through completion of a four-year Bachelor’s Degree program technical vocational training or equivalent combination of experience and education; PMI certification or equivalent project management methodology training and hours. Normally requires five (5) – eight (8) years directly related and progressively responsible experience including at least two (2) years’ experience at a senior manager or equivalent level; normally requires a professional license or certificate in specialized field.
  1. Good interpersonal skills
  2. Excellent relationship building skills
  3. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  4. Good group presentation skills
  5. Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  6. Good mathematical skills
  7. Excellent organizational skills
  8. Excellent leadership skills
  9. Good staff development skills
  10. Knowledge of computers to operative effectively with computer hardware such as general mainframe midrange network and desktop technologies; computer software includes application development lifecycle MS Office Suite Outlook
AmerisourceBergen (NYSE: ABC) is one of the largest global pharmaceutical sourcing and distribution services companies, helping both healthcare providers and pharmaceutical and biotech manufacturers improve patient access to products and enhance patient care. With services ranging from drug distribution and niche premium logistics to reimbursement and pharmaceutical consulting services, AmerisourceBergen delivers innovative programs and solutions across the pharmaceutical supply channel in human medicine and animal health. With over $145 billion in annual revenue, AmerisourceBergen is headquartered in Valley Forge, PA, and employs approximately 19,000 people. AmerisourceBergen is ranked #11 on the Fortune 500 list. For more information, go to www.amerisourcebergen.com. 
 
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
 

Organization

Acquisition - MWI

Job

Information Technology Jobs

Schedule

Full-time

Primary Location

United States-Idaho-Boise Equal Opportunity Employer/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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