R&D Project Manager

Up to £60000 per annum
  1. Permanent
  2. Senior/Director & VP
  3. United Kingdom
Cambridge, England
Posting date: 12 May 2021

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Project Manager, to provide support to their growing and global client base. You will be expected to oversee a fast moving environment, managing multiple drug discovery programmes.

Job Responsibilities

  • Input into the preparation of project plans, budgets and contractual agreements.
  • Contribute to scientific and operational discussions with clients and functional experts to define project strategy and goals.
  • Manage in-house and outsourced project activities to deliver projects to agreed plans.
  • Act as key point of contact for clients, collaborators and contract research organisations.
  • Administer internal and external team meetings ensuring responsibilities are defined and stakeholders work to agreed plans.
  • Drive high-performance of project teams, ensuring clear communication and effective decision making.
  • Manage scientific documentation and data for project progression, patent filing, regulatory submissions and in preparation for asset or corporate sale
  • Contribute to the development of internal operational systems to support company growth.

Skills and Requirements

  • PhD in Life Sciences or equivalent relevant experience.
  • Ideally five years' experience gained within a pharmaceutical or biotechnology company preferably in a project management role.
  • Exceptional interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.
  • Strong time management and organisational skills to enable planning of work on multiple projects during daily routine.
  • Experience of working in a matrix organisation with multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Ability to resolve conflicts at different levels of the organisation to facilitate a positive outcomes

To Apply

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