Senior Resource Manager


Senior Resource Manager- Collegeville, PA



Pay range: $62-$78 hr

(contract term: 4-6 months with possibility for longer)

Job Purpose:

Building an accurate view future of resource demand for both functions and projects, allows for robust work force planning which is critical in helping R&D to optimize its resources, ensure project delivery and improve productivity.

The purpose of the Resource Manager is to provide excellence in resource forecasting (FTE and EPE) across the R&D organization to enable confident decision-making, support robust drug/vaccine development project management and portfolio governance processes.

The role enables project & functional leaders to better understand how resources are currently deployed and utilized, to anticipate resource bottlenecks enabling discussions on trade-offs/sourcing strategies and to increase transparency and confidence in resource planning with regards R&D strategic priorities.

Key Responsibilities:

• Ensure the function has access to a single source of, complete and comprehensive, resource management data i.e. demand, capacity, actual hours, size/shape of portfolio, etc.

• Enable functional resource discussions to ensure projects are adequately resourced and provide information that assists with trade-off decisions as required

• Build a solid relationships with key partners

• Support the ongoing development of resource management process, systems, reports, analytics by defining specific functional requirements

• Act as SPOC for the projects & functional partners and sponsor improvement initiatives


• Experience in resource forecasting, and or business operations is highly desired

• Knowledge of pharmaceutical business, drugs/vaccine development process

• Good Project management soft skills (such as negotiation, leadership)

• Strong computer skills and analysis/analytical skills

• Excellent communication skills both verbal and written


Bachelors or Masters degree in a relevant field, such as Business Administration, Engineering, or a scientific discipline.

Several years of experience in resource management, project management, or related roles within an R&D or technology-driven organization.

Strong understanding of project management methodologies and practices.

Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills to identify resource-related challenges and propose effective solutions.

Proficiency in using resource management software, project management tools, and other relevant software applications.

Effective communication skills to interact with cross-functional teams and senior management.

Leadership and team management skills to guide and motivate staff in a matrixed resource environment.

Ability to adapt to changing priorities, manage multiple tasks simultaneously, and work well under pressure.

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Tracey Washburn

Key Accounts Recruiter

Experis Enterprise Non-IT


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