Johnson & Johnson Careers

Sr. Manager, Regional Growth Project Management

Fort Washington, Pennsylvania
New Product Intro-Life Cycle Mgmt

Job Description

Requisition ID: 2498180529

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Sr. Manager, Regional Growth Project Management, supporting Over-The-Counter (OTC) Product introductions.  This position will be located in Fort Washington, PA. 

Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies touches more than a billion people’s lives each day through our health care products and services, our corporate giving, and the volunteer efforts of our employees. The Johnson & Johnson Group of Consumer Companies develop and market beloved brands that address the needs of consumers and health care professionals worldwide. Our portfolio ranges across several distinct business units: Baby Care, Oral Care, Compromised Skin Care, Beauty, Feminine Care, and OTC products. 

Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Teams are responsible for the management and execution of all elements to deliver enterprise wide projects.  The Senior Manager, Regional Growth Project Management will provide:

Project Leadership

With limited direction, lead cross functional OTC project teams in a matrix environment to identify and recommend the best enterprise business proposition across Product Development, Supply Chain, and Commercialization

Guide project team activities to meet project and business objectives including approval of project recommendations through governance; Drive team accountability for deliverables and ensure projects meet milestones

Influence others beyond own scope and level (director and VP)

Demonstrate business acumen, project management, communication, process management and team performance management; ask the right questions to understand business impact and risks

Make the complex simple and represent a true enterprise view when presenting opportunities and plans to the team and organization

Lead team thorough options analysis and drive cross-functional recommendations

Facilitation & Risk Management

Excel at enterprise leadership and facilitation, collaboration, attention to detail Identify and recommend the best enterprise business proposition

Engage teams in healthy debate/conflict, and deliver solutions

Scope definitions and control: stakeholder alignment, project planning, resource and risk management, project leadership, team development and communication  

Lead prioritization exercises with teams

Lead teams in use of ongoing risk management & communication tools

Proactively identify and escalate risks and issues to relevant stakeholders; lead development and delivery of tactical and achievable mitigation and contingency planning

Project Execution

Develop a project plan, and then deliver the project plan to achieve business results

Provide demonstrated proficiency in MS Project.

Develop, manage and maintain up-to-date MS Project Timelines inclusive of all critical milestones, key interdependencies and resource constraints, while applying appropriate project scheduling techniques

Monitor project status and execution; report timely updates via Project Templates, Project Dashboards and Update Forms; and develop agendas, minutes, metrics, etc. for the teams

Deliver transparent, timely and effective verbal and written communication to teams, stakeholders and appropriate levels of the organization

Lead "lessons learned" exercises, share lessons among project leaders and other teams, integrate lessons into existing processes, tools and templates


A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree is required. Degree in Business, Physical Sciences or a related field preferred.

An advanced Degree (Master’s, MBA, etc.) in a business or related field is preferred.

A minimum of 8 years of relevant experience is required including a minimum of 3 years of product life cycle experience in OTC, Consumer Products, Medical Device, or Pharmaceutical regulated environment is required. Preference is for Supply Chain and/or Commercial experience.

Preference is for Supply Chain and/or Commercial experience.

Excellent oral, written, and presentation communication skills are required.

Experience in General Management thinking & approach; working through end-to-end business challenges and solutions is required.

Demonstrated leadership & influencing skills across organizational levels is required.

A proven record of Project Management, leading multi-functional and cross-functional teams is required. Multi-discipline experience preferred.

Familiarity with standard PM tools and templates is required; MS Project preferred.

Business and Financial acumen is required.

Demonstrated ability to work through influence, negotiation and collaboration is required.

PMP or other Project Management certification is highly preferred.

Prior experience working on growth projects and/or execution of growth projects is preferred.

People management experience is preferred.

This position will be based in Fort Washington, PA and may require up to 10% domestic and international travel.

Primary Location
United States-Pennsylvania-Fort Washington
J & J Consumer Inc. (6101)
Job Function
New Product Intro-Life Cycle Mgmt
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