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Lab Manager (JP8085)

Cambridge, Massachusetts · Biotech/Pharmaceutical
Job Title: Lab Manager (JP8085)
Location: Cambridge Massachusetts 02138
Employment Type: Contract
Duration: 3 years
Job posting date: 1/13/21
Note: On-site M-F- this is a Lab based role. ***working on site 75% during COVID-19****

3 Key Consulting is hiring a Lab Manager for a consulting engagement with our direct client, a leading global bio-pharmaceutical company.
Ideal candidate-
  • lab Operations, lab base experience is ideal.
  • Minimum 2/3 years’ experience.
  • Must be an initiator,
  • Excellent Organizational/communication skills
  • Must be Independent.
  • This is a strategic role, and the candidate must have experience and be able to provide metrics- gather data, manipulate the data, and report the data.
  • Budgeting experience
  • Project management skills.

  • Capital equipment and specialized supply purchasing
  • Special projects
  • IS Tactical Lead (PC, Software, Connectivity)
  • Instrument data management
  • Operational Excellence Projects
  • Equipment management / ownership e.g. CEMS freezers, incubators
  • Training (safety, lab processes)
  • WO entering and tracking
  • Maximo AAE updates
  • Supply management
  • Project Management
  • Scientific lab equipment knowledge- Does not have to be expert on running lab equipment, but just have an operational understanding of it since they will be working with lab staff and scientists on a daily basis.
  • Organizational expertise
  • Openly and confidently be able to communication with lab staff/scientists Someone who has managed a lab in any capacity would be the ideal candidate. We need someone who understands processes in a lab and can facilitate the different processes in the lab.
  • Other skill sets include: Calendaring, assisting with a few lab tasks from time to time, being able to continue to grow and learn on their own after training, type A personality, energetic, outgoing.

    Education: Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Life Science and at least 1 year of lab experience outside of school.

Top Must have Skill Sets:
This role is multi-faceted, have a lot of freedom in the work they will be doing. This is a high visibility role, will build relationships helping scientists resolve issues, very gratifying role-you will be able to see metrics and the value you provided.

1. Project Management exp.
2. Ability to provide metrics- data, manipulate data, report the data
3. Lab management experience
4. Microsoft office experience required
Day-To-Day Responsibilities:
Support all administrative lab needs:
  • purchasing, entering WOs, safety, interface with scientist and ISPs, reporting, metrics
  • Work order support for all ISPs (LAMP, JLL, etc)
  • Issue escalation/ resolution (maintenance, repairs, facility, etc)
  • Cold Storage Program support
  • Support asset move/add/ change (facility walks, EIC, EHSS Change control support, work order support)
Employee Value Proposition:
A lot of exposure to the facility and department. This is a high exposure role where the candidate will be able to interact with many parts of the business.
Red Flags:
  • No field experience
  • poor communication
  • signs of conflict with previous experience
  • No masters or PHD candidates
 Interview Process:
Phone screen some and then select top 2-3 candidates for Webex interviews
We invite qualified candidates to send your resume to resumes@3keyconsulting.com. If you decide that you’re not interested in pursuing this position, please feel free to look at other positions on our website www.3keyconsulting.com. You are welcome to also share this posting with anyone you think might be interested in applying for this role.
3KC Talent Acquisition Team
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