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Scientific Project Manager

Date Posted: 06/09/2020
Application Close: 30/11/2020
Location: Arcinova - Alnwick

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an individual to work within our Project Governance team as Project Manager. 

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Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an individual to work within our Project Governance team as Project Manager. This is a full-time permanent position (grade dependent on experience), reporting to the Head of Project Governance.

The successful applicant will act as a project manager and client point of contact, for integrated projects, working with lead scientists, clients, and senior management, as necessary.

The key responsibilities are:

  • In concert with ARCINOVA lead scientists and clients, define the project scope, resource requirements, goals, and project deliverables
  • Work with the Head of Client Services to develop and implement effective and efficient tools for the tracking and management of project tasks, activities, and milestones
  • Attend, lead and provide input to 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 across the site to meet business needs

Required skills:

  • Excellent written/oral communication and interpersonal skills and experience of Microsoft project.
  • A proven track record of project management and excellent knowledge of early phase, CMC (Chemistry, Manufacturing and Control) requirements is essential 

Educational qualifications relevant to the role:

  • BSc (or equivalent) in a relevant scientific discipline and experience of working in a CMC environment. AMP or Prince 2 Qualified.


To apply please email your letter of application, CV and any relevant supporting documents to Jodie Staton.

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