Preclinical Project Manager

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Biochemistry
  3. United Kingdom
Oxford, England
Posting date: 28 Nov 2023

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Proclinical are recruiting for a Preclinical Project Manager to join a biotech organisation on a permanent basis located in Oxford either remotely or on site.


  • You will develop and track project budgets to guarantee that our resources are optimally designated to project results.
  • Accountable for all features of discovery and IND/CTA facilitating preclinical program implementation, which involves DMPK, toxicology and CMC, from soliciting CRO proposals, supporting CRO selection decisions, reviewing protocols, monitoring studies, and evaluating final reports.
  • The ideal candidate will foster cooperation and efficient communication.
  • Responsible for assisting the project leads in all features of planning which will be your forte.
  • Recognise areas that need further planning and ensure that every detail is carefully considered.
  • Other duties may be assigned to this role.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Educated to a degree level in a biology, chemistry, or similar field.
  • Know-how of the drug development process and the needs for progressing a small molecule from lead optimisation to clinical candidate stage and onwards to clinical review.
  • Comprehension of the needs for a successful CTA/IND data package.
  • Possess financial awareness and tactical mindset.
  • Demonstrable experience in a project management role within a pharmaceutical organisation.
  • A background in handling multifaceted projects and deliver in a timely manner.
  • Capable of thriving in a setting where independence and working under minimal supervision are the norm.
  • A motivated individual with the ability to assume responsibility to assure constant delivery in high-quality results.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Sam Kennaugh at +44 203 949 8616

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.