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Project Manager - Life Sciences Innovation 

Copenhagen Job No. r00179400 Full-time

Job Description

Project Manager - Life Sciences Innovation 

Are you a driven Project Manager with a passion for leading critical projects in the dynamic field of Life Sciences? Do you thrive in an environment of innovation and transformation? Join Accenture, a forward-thinking consultancy company, and be at the forefront of shaping the future of healthcare and life sciences. 


About Accenture 

Accenture, a forward-thinking consultancy firm, is dedicated to driving transformative change in various industries, including the Life Sciences sector. Beyond our expertise, we are at the forefront of innovation in the health industry. We work with healthcare providers and life sciences organizations to drive transformative change. Our team is dedicated to improving patient outcomes, reducing healthcare costs, and enhancing the overall healthcare experience.  

By joining Accenture, you become part of a global effort to shape the future of healthcare. We leverage technology, data analytics, and deep industry knowledge to create solutions that drive meaningful change and improve the health and well-being of individuals and communities. 


Why Join Accenture? 

Join Accenture and become part of a passionate team committed to technology, innovation, and personal growth. We are making a positive impact in the health industry. 

- Professional Growth: Unlock significant career development opportunities with access to training, certifications, and a clear path for advancement. 

- Inclusive Culture: Be part of a diverse and collaborative team in a work environment that values your contributions and well-being. 

- Cutting-Edge Resources: Access the latest technology and tools to excel in your field while working on innovative projects. 


Your Role: 

As a Project Manager in the Life Sciences sector at Accenture, you will have the unique opportunity to lead business-critical projects that make a tangible impact on our clients' success. You will work closely with cross-functional teams, assembling specialists and driving projects from initiation to implementation. Your responsibilities will include: 

- Project Leadership: Lead projects from inception to final delivery, ensuring they meet client objectives and expectations. 

- Team Building: Assemble and allocate resources, create project plans, and manage ongoing delivery follow-ups. 

- Client Engagement: Foster trust and respect with clients through effective communication and collaboration. 

- Interdisciplinary Liaison: Act as a bridge between software engineering teams and business stakeholders. 

- Budget Management: Take responsibility for project budgets.

- Project Methodology: Utilize project management methodologies as required by the client context. 

- Project Duration: Manage projects with varying lengths, depending on project size and phase. 




To excel in this role, you should possess the following qualifications: 

  • Project Management Experience: Proven 4-5 years experience as a Project Manager in IT/technology projects. 

  • Positive Leadership: A positive mindset with the ability to inspire and motivate teams. 

  • Interpersonal Skills: Strong interpersonal and communication skills to effectively convey project goals and expectations. 

  • Problem-Solving: A problem-solving attitude with the ability to find solutions in challenging situations. 

  • Educational Background: A master's degree in IT, Engineering, Technology, Economics, or a related field. 

  • Language Proficiency: Fluent in English and one of the Scandinavian languages (Danish, Swedish, Norwegian). 

  • Life Sciences Experience: Experience working in or with Life Science companies or a background in Life Sciences would be highly desirable. 


Your base will be our office in Carlsberg Byen, Copenhagen, but most of your time will be spent working on-site at our clients' offices. 

Join Accenture and make a meaningful impact on the world of Life Sciences innovation. Your journey begins here. 


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