Project Manager

Project ManagerNottinghamReference: 2371a
  • Leading Research & Development Organisation
  • Large scope to role, covering Quality, IT, R&D and Facilities
  • Hybrid working arrangement
  • Competitive salary and bonus

Zest Scientific is working with a progressive research and development organisation in the next stage of expansion and we are looking to identify a Certified Project Manager with proven experience in the healthcare space.  A certified portfolio management professional (PPM), project management professional (PMP) or similar is required.

This is a permanent role with a hybrid working arrangement with competitive salary and bonus.

The candidate:

  • At least 5 years’ professional experience in project management. Certified Portfolio Management Professional (PPM) Project Management Professional (PMP) or comparable certification.
  • Experience with corporate project performance tracking programs.
  • Proficient in the use of MS Excel, PowerPoint and Project packages.
  • CDM qualification is desirable.
  • Experience of delivering projects to cGMP and in a pharmaceutical environment is desirable.
  • Demonstrable analytical and conceptual skills

The role:

  • Plan and manage projects: set goals and objectives, defining roles and resources, and producing schedules and timelines for tasks in accordance with the needs of the project sponsor or client.
  • Coordinate the project teams to keep the project on budget using project management tools.
  • Lead and motivate project teams from both internal and external stakeholder organisations.
  • Manage all communications during projects including communication plans, project dashboards, meeting organisation and intranet content.
  • Identify risks and manage project risk logs.
  • File all relevant documents at the end of projects, evaluating successes and challenges to enhance learning for future projects and providing feedback for the project team and stakeholders.
  • Generate and update financial plans/reports, negotiate contracts on applicable project and process/approve invoices
  • Provide project overview data and metrics to feed into company project portfolio reports.

The company

Our client is a rapidly expanding organisation at the forefront of expert research.  They are actively looking to recruit the best from within the project management space, so if you are a project manager looking to develop your career with a progressive organisation, this role could be for you.

Remuneration:

Our client is committed to securing the services of the right candidate and is flexible with regards to the remuneration package available.  Zest Scientific is working to a strict deadline so in order to be considered for this opportunity please apply now and your application will be reviewed immediately.

Contact: Neil Dewsbury
Email: neil.dewsbury@zestbusinessgroup.com
Telephone: 0114 238 1728