Project Manager

Exact Sourcing
£45000 - £55000 per annum
22 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Project Manager required Our client, a leading supplier within the pharmaceutical sector, is looking for an experienced Project Manager to join their busy South Cambridge team for a maternity cover, 9 month contract. This opportunity offers a salary of £40,000 - £45,000 pro rata, depending on experience. You will have either a scientific or technical background and have a Prince 2 or equivalent qualification. As a Project Manager you will lead multi-disciplinary project teams in the successful delivery of customer projects ensuring customer satisfaction throughout the life of the program. You will lead project execution following deal closure and will be responsible for project initiation, planning, execution and control. As the Project Manager, you will be responsible for: Lead project execution after deal closure with ultimate accountability for project initiation, planning, execution and control (cost, time, quality and risk) Conduct internal and external Project Team Meetings to ensure that all stakeholders and the customer are working in accordance to the agreed to Project Plan. Effective Internal and external communication of project status and risks ensuring stakeholders accountability and awareness. Control project scope and manage changes via liaison with Proposals team Maintenance of project risk assessment and risk mitigation plan. Manage agreed remediation plans where applicable. Identify ongoing project opportunities and in conjunction with Sales, establish mid-to- long term program strategy (where applicable) Responsible for all financial aspects of active projects managed. (e.g. forecasting, cost control, invoicing) As the Project Manager, you will have: Extensive experience of program / project management within a scientific environment. Technical competency in areas of Pharmaceutical Industry related to cGMP, regulatory standards and Biotech processing. Significant customer facing experience. Proven and demonstrated leadership, influencing and interpersonal skills – you must be a highly effective communicator with skills to influence, persuade and gain the cooperation of others at all levels within a matrix management business environment. An acknowledged Project Management qualification or accreditation would be an advantage. If you’d like to join a company where you can really make a difference, then we’d love to hear from you We very much look forward to hearing from you and will be reviewing all applications over the next 2 to 3 weeks. If you’re selected we’ll be in contact and if not, we will be keeping your details on file for any future vacancies. Please follow us on Twitter (ExactSourcing) or 'like’ us on Facebook to keep updated with any future opportunities. Exact Sourcing is an equal opportunities employment agency. This job was originally posted as