Senior Project Manager

  • Salary: Competitive
  • REF Number: 00050299
  • Consultant: Naynesh Mistry
  • Contact: 01246 457703
  • Date Published: 31.03.2021
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  • Location: Oxford, Oxon/Wilts
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CK Group are working in partnership with a Biotech start-up and recruiting for a Senior Project Manager within the life sciences sector, to join on a permanent basis at their site based near Abingdon.

The Role: The Project Manager is responsible for initiating and overseeing R&D projects across preclinical programs, including devising study plans, protocol drafting and study monitoring.


  • Responsible for setting up and documenting initial key project milestones,timelines, dependencies and goals in discussion with company leadership
  • Ongoing management and monitoring of planned project timelines and milestones and tracking of all key project activities
  • Managing grant funding applications and grant-funded project work
  • Managing key project meetings and documenting and tracking actions and outcomes
  • Leading in relationship management - tracking status of interactions with certain key project partners and collaborators (including advisors and consultants)
  • Contribute to Company strategy decisions by being a key member of the multidisciplinary and integrated core team

Your Background:

  • Life sciences PhD, experience in industry being involved and leading drug discovery projects
  • In depth experience of the legal, contractual and financial aspects of running a small biotech company

Essential Experience:

  • Demonstrates successful organisation skills and full project management lifecycle experience
  • Excellent leadership, communication and presentation skills
  • Live and promote the company values
  • Sound working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Project Management tools
  • Project Management Professional (PMI) / PRINCE II certification or equivalent - desirableApply: For more information or to apply for this exciting new position position, please contact Naynesh on 01246 457703 or email, quoting job ref 50299.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK.INDGEN

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