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Senior Project Manager

Oxfordshire   •  Permanent, Full time

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 - desirable

For more information or to apply for this exciting new position position, please contact Naynesh on 01246 457703 or email nmistry@ckgroup.co.uk, quoting job ref 50299.

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


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  • Agency: CK Group
  • Contact: Naynesh Mistry
  • Phone: 01246 457700
  • Reference: 50299
  • Posted: 31st March 2021
  • Expires: 28th April 2021

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