Our mission at Progenity is simple: to help healthcare providers
and patients prepare for life. We provide the most advanced
molecular technology and the highest levels of service to guide
patient care at critical life stages. We continually seek people
with the motivation and skills to advance our mission.
As a key member of the Operations team, the Vice President of
Operations report s to the Chief Operating Officer a nd assume s a
strategic role in the overall management of the company. The Vice
President of Operations is responsible for overseeing various
operations aspects of the company as well as overseeing the site
operations for Avero.
RESPONSIBILITIES Implements operations strategy to ensure the
company achieves its financial and strategic goals.Drives lab
profitability, productivity, and efficiencies.
Oversees site operations at Progenity.
Drives operational performance: establishing and actively
managing operational SLA and scorecard metrics, championing Lean
Six Sigma and Lean Production continuous improvement
Ensures adequate staffing across all functional areas of the
lab, focusing on capacity utilization and promoting a culture of
Leverages advanced technology and scientific expertise to
provide innovative, customized solutions to meet client needs and
Maintain knowledge of technological advancements in laboratory
testing, computer applications and specialized instrumentation.
Participates in vendor negotiations to ensure
Oversees Financial Services and Field Operations teams and
ensures customer satisfaction.
Ensures business processes comply with regulatory requirements
to minimize risk to the organization.
This list of duties and responsibilities is not all inclusive
and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities,
as deemed necessary.
BS/BA (or equivalent) in a biological science, similar field of
study, or equivalent. MS, MBA, or PhD is preferred.
10+ years of experience in laboratory administration or related
10+ years of management & leadership experience.
7+ years of high-complexity-testing, high volume lab
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Proficient in working with Microsoft Office, specifically MS
Lean Six Sigma experience; Black Belt certified is a plus.
Ability to analyze and interpret data and solve practical
GLP, GMP, or FDA experience is strongly preferred.
Knowledge and experience with clinical and/or public health
Demonstrated ability to achieve operational improvement leading
to quality and/or efficiency improvements.
Experience in troubleshooting, process improvement, and workflow
Must be a detail-oriented, organized self-starter with an
ability to prioritize workload.
Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal
Must be able to handle a wide work variety in a fast-paced
Posted 30+ Days Ago Full time
About Us Progenity, Inc., is a public company providing complex
molecular and specialized diagnostic tests to clinicians with a
focus on clear, actionable results that enable informed medical
At Progenity, we are committed to providing our clients with
accurate, timely results, and the highest level of service in the
industry. And we're equally committed to cultivating our employees
by giving them opportunities to grow and perform to their fullest
potential. We continually seek individuals with the motivation and
skills to succeed.