Agilent Technologies, Inc. Head of Project Management – Pathology Division, DGG in Glostrup, Denmark


In this challenging role you will be responsible for heading the project management team for the Pathology Division, driving cross-functional projects and supporting the strategic planning and execution.

Your key responsibilities and tasks will be:

  • Direct Management of Project Managers and the Project Management Process resources, tools and functions

  • Ensure that the project office demonstrates operational excellence in:

  • Planning, Executing, and Closing Projects

  • Managing cross-functional Teams — facilitating commitment and productivity, removing obstacles, and motivating team members

  • Managing Expectations — aligning projects to business goals, managing stakeholders, and communicating project status, milestones, and unexpected difficulties effectively

  • Significant leadership position requiring meeting both short term and long term objectives for the Division. Supporting and Driving the annual SPR process and the Strategic Initiatives of the Business

  • Representing and speaking on behalf of the Pathology Division leadership team to other functions in broader Agilent (GIO, other Divisions, etc.)

  • For employee coaching and development: (1) determine and communicate business objectives(MBO); (2) provide feedback, evaluate and rank performance; (3) identify and support employee and self-developmental needs;(4) recognize and reward desired performance behaviors;(5) effective communication and remote management skills.

  • Need to display effective presentation skills as well as delivering presentation to the executive levels within the Agilent organizations and with external partners/suppliers

This role will report into the General Manager of the Pathology Division.


Master degree or equivalent in Chemistry, Biology, Diagnostics, Pharma, or related disciplines. Ph.D. will be a plus. Qualifications:

  • Master degree or equivalent in Chemistry, Biology, Diagnostics, Pharma, or related disciplines. Ph.D. will be a plus.

  • 3+ years experience with multinational and remote people management and/or functional leadership, proven skills to lead diverse teams.

  • Track record in managing complex projects by applying project management tools and demonstrating strong focus on continuous improvement programs

  • Business acumen

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Fluent in English Application: Please forward your application and CV as soon as possible via our online recruitment system.

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Date Posted: 17/Oct/16

Requisition: 2068472

Job Title: Head of Project Management – Pathology Division, DGG

Company: Dako

Business: Diagnostics and Genomics Group

Job Category: R & D

Job Sub-Category: R & D Management

Region: Europe

Country or Area: Denmark

State/Province: Capital Region of Denmark

Town/City: Glostrup

Shift: Day Job

Job Type: Experienced

Schedule: Full-time

Travel Required: No

Duration (Temp Positions Only): Not applicable