Project Manager

Posted 2 years ago

Location: This is a remote position working from home with occasional travel to my clients UK headquarters in the Midlands and to customer sites in the UK and Europe.

My client is a worldwide industry leader in the development and manufacture of high-quality pharmaceutical testing equipment and associated software & services. Their equipment is used worldwide in the development and production processes of customers in the pharmaceutical and science industries.

The requirements of the Project Manager:

  • 5 – 10 years of experience working in the pharmaceutical sector in a Project Management focused role where you are ideally liaising with internal/external clients & stakeholders
  • A solid background in IT infrastructure and project management is highly advantageous as well as an understanding of software within the pharmaceutical landscape
  • Experience and/or knowledge of GxP standards is ideal (GLP, GMP etc)
  • Must hold a UK driving license & valid UK Passport with the ability to travel nationally & internationally when required
  • As this role is client facing it is important that you have excellent communication & problem-solving skills

The responsibilities of the Project Manager:

  • Coordinate with the head of BU’s and the Head of Product Management what client projects need to be managed
  • Supports the sales teams in consultation of the customer and execution of high-level point of sales activities
  • Develop a project plan including all required tasks for all involved parties
  • Assume complete responsibility for all aspects of your client related projects
  • Proactively manage these projects throughout the project plan
  • Establish and maintain close contact with key customers and opinion leaders within the scientific communities
  • Supports the Product Management in the seamless transition of new product developments to serial production and successful market intro-ductions
  • Collect market information about competitor activities, regulatory changes, customer requirements and share this information with Product Management and the Sales channels
  • Develop user requirement specifications for key customer requests / customization and hand this over to Product Management
  • Support Product Management in the market introduction of new products
  • Support in the development and implement standardized training courses for Sales (user training and sales training) in coordination with the Product Management
  • Adequately trains Sales on all products of the product line(s) including usage of all available sales tools and product information


  • Base Salary Circa £55,000 – £60,000 (DOE)
  • Fully expensed business travel
  • Pension –  6% employer contribution with a minimum 3% employee contribution after 3 months continuous employment
  • 3 x salary – death in service after 3 months continuous employment
  • 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays

This is an immediate requirement so please apply today by sending your up-to-date word CV to Oliver Gill: and calling Oliver directly to for a confidential discussion on: +44 (0)113 243 3499.

To be considered for this role you must have full right to work in the UK.

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