Pfizer Pfizer Consulting & Execution (PCE) Manager in New York, New York

Pfizer Consulting & Execution (PCE) Manager

Why Pfizer?

At Pfizer, you'll find an inclusive environment, challenging projects and the opportunity to own your career. Seize the ability to think differently and collaborate with innovative minds to influence some of the most critical issues facing healthcare worldwide. Foster your career and join a team that is working together for a healthier world.

Position Title Manager, Pfizer Consulting & Execution

Division Strategy & Commercial Operations (StratCO)

Location Program based in New York HQ

Degree Full-Time MBA

Grad Dates 2nd year students graduating in Spring 2018

What will I do?

The Pfizer Consulting & Execution (PCE) Manager will be responsible for delivering and leading global and regional management consulting projects of varying complexity and scope.

The PCE Manager uses consulting and problem-solving skills, business knowledge, processes skills, change management and continuous improvement methodologies, measurements, and tools to analyze issues, drive alignment, and achieve business solutions across Pfizer's business units (BUs) and divisions. The PCE Manager is a critical partner to the project lead and sponsor of any project, providing project and program management, leadership to project teams, and thought partnership to Pfizer colleagues and leaders. Daily project management activities may include developing a project plan, conducting interviews, facilitating workshops, collecting and analyzing data, and developing and implementing solutions to key business challenges. The PCE Manager will most often work on a team of both PCE and BU colleagues, collaborating to deliver on projects per established timelines.

Typical projects include transformations, such as restructuring components of the business, developing and implementing new strategies and operating models, improving business processes and building new capabilities. Projects may be global or regional in nature and often involve multiple functions, divisions, and/or BUs.

What do I need?

The PCE Manager will need to be highly proactive, to work collaboratively within and across teams, and to have strong attention to detail, along with written, verbal and listening skills, presentation skills, facilitation skills, mental agility, and relationship-building skills.

He/She will need to have an understanding of the business and quickly learn the content while providing process and project management expertise.

He/She will need to cultivate and maintain relationships across executives and internal stakeholders within the business units and other divisions to influence and drive critical business solutions.

Candidate Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree required; MBA degree or other advanced degree preferred

  • 3+ years management consulting experience, internally or from a management consulting firm

  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry highly desirable.

  • Demonstrated experience in managing projects teams, programs, or workstreams of varying levels of complexity

  • Experience with aligning stakeholders, facilitating conflict, and communicating information in a way that enables leaders to have transparency on the underlying issues and potential solutions in varying settings including workshops, small group sessions or one-on-one meetings

  • Commercial experience (sales, marketing, commercial operations, etc.) preferred

Technical Skills Requirements:

  • Experience with management consulting methodologies and frameworks

  • Experience with change management methodologies, organizational design, and business process re-engineering

  • Strong oral and written communications capabilities

  • Strong presentation and facilitation skills

  • Fluent with technology solutions to manage projects including appropriate Microsoft Office programs (i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio) and SharePoint

  • Demonstrated strength in business analysis

  • Able to challenge and influence others in spoken and written English

  • Basic understanding of Finance

Students must be authorized to work on a full-time, permanent basis in the U.S.

Pfizer is an Equal Opportunity Employer

A career at Pfizer offers opportunity, ownership and impact.

All over the world, Pfizer colleagues work together to positively impact health for everyone, everywhere. Our colleagues have the opportunity to grow and develop a career that offers both individual and company success; be part of an ownership culture that values diversity and where all colleagues are energized and engaged; and the ability to impact the health and lives of millions of people. Pfizer, a global leader in the bio-pharmaceutical industry, is continuously seeking top talent who are inspired by our purpose to innovate to bring therapies to patients that significantly improve their lives.

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.