Job Type



10 days ago


Gaithersburg, MD


Emergent BioSolutions (NYSE: EBS), headquartered in Gaithersburg, Maryland, is a global life sciences company that provides a diverse portfolio of specialty products and services that address public health threats. The company develops, manufactures, and commercializes medical countermeasures (MCM) against chemical and biological, (CBRN) threats, as well as explosive-related threats and existing and emerging infectious diseases (EID). In 2018, the company diversified the scope of its public health threat mandate significantly by acquiring Adapt Pharma, the maker of NARCAN® Nasal Spray for opioid overdose reversal, and PaxVax, the maker of Vivotif® and Vaxchora®, which are marketed travelers vaccines for typhoid and cholera, as well as a number of R&D programs at various stages of development.

Emergent BioSolutions continues to drive innovation and achieve significant growth YOY—growing from a company with only one product and less than $300M in revenue in 2012 to a broader base with 10 products that are now marketed or procured globally. The company is on target to exceed $1B revenues for 2019, one year ahead of plan, while advancing the founding mission to protect and enhance life. The company operates through four business units:


Job description:

Those who join Emergent BioSolutions feel a sense of ownership about their future. You will excel in an environment characterized by respect, innovation and growth opportunities. Here, you will join passionate professionals who advance their scientific, technical and professional skills to develop products designed-to protect life.
Responsible for the initiation, planning, coordination, and implementation of strategic projects for the Global Manufacturing Operations organization. The project manager supports the Sr Dir Global Manufacturing Operations by collecting, collating, and report progress of the portfolio of strategic projects. This includes preparing reports and facilitating meetings for and with Emergent executives and external clients.

Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
* Lead cross functional project teams by creating and maintaining project scopes, timelines, budgets
* Ensure projects are appropriately resourced to achieve project objectives on time and on budget
* Provide project updates for assigned projects to governance and steering team members
* Assemble strategic project portfolio updates for the Global Steering Team
* Coordinate and facilitate routing meetings with the Global Steering Team
* Prepare reports regarding the status of the project portfolio for stakeholder internal and external to Emergent
* Support the Global Manufacturing Operations team in harmonization and optimization of policies, procedures, and practices across the network of manufacturing sites

The above statements are intended to describe the nature of work performed by those in this job and are not an exhaustive list of all duties. Nothing in this job description restricts managements right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time which reflects management's assignment of essential functions.

* Bachelors degree in Engineering or Science
* 3-5 years project management experience in the biopharmaceutical industry
* PMP certification preferred
* Experience working with government contracts and Earned Value Management System preferred
* Experience with regulatory, quality, development, and manufacturing preferred
There are physical/mental demands and work environment characteristics that must be met by an individual to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. This information is available upon request from the candidate.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform all essential functions.

Emergent BioSolutions is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and values the diversity of our workforce. Emergent does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, physical or mental disability, military service or veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristics protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Information submitted will be used by Emergent BioSolutions for activities related to your prospective employment. Emergent BioSolutions respects your privacy and any use of the information submitted will be subject to the terms of our Privacy Policy .

Emergent BioSolutions does not accept non-solicited resumes or candidate submittals from search/recruiting agencies not already on Emergent BioSolutions' approved agency list. Unsolicited resumes or candidate information submitted to Emergent BioSolutions by search/recruiting agencies not already on Emergent BioSolutions' approved agency list shall become the property of Emergent BioSolutions and if the candidate is subsequently hired by Emergent BioSolutions, Emergent BioSolutions shall not owe any fee to the submitting agency.

About the Company

Emergent Biosolutions

Emergent's mission is simple—to protect and enhance life.

As a global specialty pharmaceutical company, Emergent offers specialized products to healthcare providers and governments to address medical needs and emerging health threats.

Company Size

1,500 to 1,999 employees