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Senior Project Manager

**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.**

**Senior Project Manager**

**YOUR TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES**

The primary responsibilities of this role, Senior Project Manager, are to:

+ Provide a high level of ownership and responsibility in leading larger or multiple projects and sole responsibility for finalizing all complex work streams of such projects on a global scale for all Bayer Business Units and Service Groups with high strategic relevance;

+ Lead large project teams with sub-teams from client and/or other Bayer departments and/or external consultancies;

+ Manage a high level of complexity, affecting more than one region, international and cross-functional;

+ Own responsibility for project, concept, procedure, recommendations to client;

+ Have focus of typical projects, strategy consulting and implementation, organizational consulting and process optimization;

+ Ensure marketing of the BC service spectrum;

+ Substitute for Director or Vice President in overall project topics, content-wise and administrative;

+ Manage a portfolio of client relationships; primary on staffed projects or through business development efforts;

+ Be engaged in pro-active dialogue with clients about how to improve their businesses’ performance and strategic orientation;

+ Facilitate key workshops and other critical management meetings;

+ Act in close collaboration with the head of Business Consulting in North America and BC’s extended Leadership Team;

+ Provide pro-active people leadership through team member development and professional growth ( coaching, guidance, etc.);

+ Have an active involvement in the recruitment of consulting staff for Business Consulting with a special emphasis on St. Louis

+ Developconsulting expertise for the Group in the respective fields of expertise:the know-how, capability and methods development for the Group;

+ Be able to relocate to St. Louis, Missouri (with Relocation Assistance and Visa Sponsorship Available).

**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:

+ M.B.A, or Master’s degree, or Ph.D./Doctorate, with at least six years of professional project experience with multiple years in a leading management consulting practice;

+ Expert market and industry knowledge or understanding relevant to Bayer industries, Pharma, Consumer Health, Crop Science;

+ Demonstrated record of team leadership and industry thought leadership;

+ Strong understanding of general business processes (accounting, finance, marketing, manufacturing, supply chain etc.);

+ Leadership and influencing skills and experience; ability to deal with senior client management in often complex situations;

+ Excellent interpersonal skills;

+ Proven project management skills;

+ Excellent oral and written communication skills;

+ Outstanding analytical, conceptual and implementation skills, initiative, persuasiveness and a strong team spirit;

+ Proven experience in a highly client-driven environment, coupled with an entrepreneurial attitude to deliver effective, value-add solutions;

+ Willingness and ability to travel domestically and internationally as required;

+ Driver’s license valid for travel in the U.S.;

+ Demonstrated skill in successfully managing more than one engagement simultaneously;

+ Successfully exercised people leadership in mentoring, coaching colleagues;

+ Proved capabilities in business development, developing projects together with clients.

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Promotion to Senior Project Manager (or equivalent) at a leading management consulting practice.

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**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. 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.

**Location:** United States : Missouri : Creve Coeur || United States : Missouri : St. Louis

**Division:** Enabling Functions

**Reference Code:** 286087

**Contact Us**

**Email:** hrop_usa@bayer.com

**Job Segment:** Project Manager, Agricultural, Consulting, Supply Chain Manager, Management Consulting, Technology, Agriculture, Operations, Management

Senior Project Manager

Full time
St. Louis, MO

Published on 01/14/2021