Project Manager

Job Title:Project Manager
Location UK ~ Alnwick
Type: Full Time, Permanent

Project Manager

Company Overview

Quotient Sciences is a drug development and manufacturing accelerator providing integrated programs and tailored services across the entire development pathway. Cutting through silos across a range of drug development capabilities, we save precious time and money in getting drugs to patients.

As a growing and successful business, we employ more than 1,100 talented individuals globally, located at state-of-the-art development, manufacturing and clinical facilities in the UK and USA.

Science, Agility and Culture are the core components that define Quotient Sciences, enabling us to do what we do in the way that we do it. People join Quotient Sciences because we are a respected member of the drug development community, driven by an unswerving belief that ideas need to become solutions, and molecules need to become cures, fast. Because humanity needs solutions, fast.

The Role

Due to business growth, we have a brand new opportunity for a Project Manager on a permanent basis. The role of the Project Manager is to Manage integrated projects to ensure completion of allocated projects to the agreed standards and timeframes. Working with clients and lead scientists to plan, execute and monitor project activities to ensure projects are delivered on time and in full.

Main tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Leads internal project team without oversight
  • Manage single service line or none complex multi service line projects
  • Monitoring of time/ quality/costs with budget responsibility
  • Issuance of agendas, meetings minutes, communication plans risk registers and issue logs
  • Work closely with project management team and Ops team to deliver project commitments as defined
  • In concert with, lead scientists and clients, define the project scope, resource requirements, goals and project deliverables
  • Lead teleconferences and face-to-face client meetings
  • Lead project meetings and workshops, ensuring that clear, concise agendas are set and followed, with actions recorded and followed up
  • Capture, track and monitor milestones from project plans, communicating movements of these milestones to the relevant audience(s)
  • Prepare relevant weekly/biweekly Client reports
  • Effectively manage expectations of Clients and Operational leaders as required
  • Work with due regard to health & safety of self & others
  • Work flexibly to meet business needs

The Candidate

  • Educated to at least Degree level, (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline, and project management certification (e.g. Prince 2)
  • Experience in project management, operations of client facing roles within a pharmaceutical , CRO environment or relevant industry
  • Coaching, mentoring and training experience
  • Excellent written/oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Office packages including Word, Excel and experience of Microsoft Project
  • Experience and knowledge of working within a GXP regulated environment/department
  • Experience of working in a pharmaceutical drug substance environment preferable

Company Benefits:

In return, you will receive a competitive salary, a generous benefits package, excellent training and development, as well as an exciting career within a fast paced and dynamic business.

Our Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

Quotient Sciences are advocates for positive change and conscious inclusion.

We strive to create a diverse Quotient family by remaining committed to the development of our culture, equality, mindset, diversity & inclusion in the workplace.

As a global employer, we recognise the value in having an organisation that is a true reflection and representation of our society today. All applicants welcome.