Biotechnology project management role. Full span of development from bench to licensing. Global role, based in Berks, UK.
Do you have a strong project management background in the development of vaccines or other biological products? Do you have formal project management expertise such as PMP or Six sigma certification? Do you have experience of taking a product through BLA or NDA submissions? If so, our client, has an permanent role that your skills could match.
This company has expertise in the development of bio-defence and therapeutic vaccines and has a major programme of work with government bodies. They are well-established and have US and European presence.
To do this role you will need to have: led the development of a biological product from discovery to clinical development; managed a team of technical leaders across all development disciplines; be familiar with project management methods and tools; have a biosciences degree andideally a higher degree; have evidence of leadership and communication skills on your CV.
Essential Skills & Qualification
Strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills are necessary
Experience of project management in preclinical and early stage vaccine or drug development required
M.S. in Immunology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Pharmacology, Microbiology, Cell Biology, or other related life science required
Hands on expertise with MS Project required
Experience of budgeting highly desirable
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification, Six-Sigma or Lean training is highly desirable
Software Competence: MS Office, MS Project,
Valid Driving License: Essential
Working Language(s): English
Requirement for Business Travel: Yes
Flexible Working Hours: No
Employer: biopharmaceutical company
Employment Type: Permanent
Hours: Full time
Location: UK; Berks
Plan Start Date: , by Sep 2012, Please do not apply if you are unable to meet this start date.
Company Pension, Life Insurance, Private Healthcare, Bonus,
MS Office, MS Project, PMP, APM, PMBOK, Prince 2, Gantt chart, risk management, stakeholder management, project management
Assigned Consultant:Avril Horn at CSL Recruitment on 01932 234686
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Applications are reviewed within 24hrs, applicants will only receive feedback if they demonstrate the skills the role requires in their application. The role may be remarketed; if you applied for this role previously and were unsuccessful you will not receive a response. We request that non EU Nationals include evidence of right to work in the country concerned with their application to be considered. Do supply supplementary information on required location, notice period and expected salary/day rate if you are a new candidate.