Johnson & Johnson Careers

【Janssen】JAPAN, R&D Projecta Manager

Chiyoda, Tokyo-To

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805667838W

Ensure the project management in alignment with the established organizational objectives

  • Project planning management
  • Manage to build the Japan development plan in collaboration with Japan and global development teams and other stakeholders
  • Lead the project team to obtain the endorsement from governance body in timely manner
  • Timeline management
  • Develop an appropriate project timeline on the IT system taking into account the strategy and plan of the project
  • Oversee the project status through tracking milestones and flag up any critical delay for mitigation purposes
  • Issue /risk management
  • Develop and maintain issue / risk management plans including solution plans
  • Upon being alerted of impending issue / risk, design a recovery plan
  • Facilitate  Lessons & Learned exercise in the team at key stage gates
  • Project Budget Management
  • Manage, review and challenge the project budget plan (single year budget plan & multiple years of the cost to launch)
  • Track the project related expense and manage updates when required
  • Generate project resource information using IT system
  • Communication and collaboration
  • Facilitate and coordinate the core project planning discussion to make the team move toward project’s goal
  • Collaborate with global organization such as global PMO (project management organization) proactively to proceed project from perspective of global and Japan interest




■A bachelor degree; life sciences, engineering, or business management specialization is preferred

■At least 3 years experience in project management and/or team leadership, functional line management in one or more of the Pharmaceutical R&D functions

■Experience of managing or leading global or multi-country project

■Ability to partner with people at all levels of the organization

■Ability to respond flexibly to changing project priorities and work assignments.

■Ability to influence and negotiate without specific authority. Interpersonal skills and Change Agent  - Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to build relationships, act as a change agent, and adapt to rapidly changing organizational and business issues

■Strong analytical skills with high IT literacy in Excel, Power Points, other database

■Experience to ensure the business complies with all legal legistlations through compliance with the highest standards of pharmaceutical industry propriety

■Experience to assure business compliance and control within the Health Care Compliance obligations, Sarbanes Oxley and other audit requirements

■Strong English communication skills (Janssen Japan R&D project managers work with global teams)


■Professional project management certification and/or diploma (PMP)

■Proffesional business management certification and/or diploma

Primary Location
Janssen Pharmaceutical K.K. (7195)
Job Function
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