Global R&D Project Leader

7 days left

Highly Competitive Salary
Sep 09, 2016
Oct 07, 2016
Chidozie Orji
Result Type
Position Type
Full Time

Our client, a global pharmaceutical organisation, are currently seeking to hire a Global R&D Project Manager to be based in Switzerland.

The Global R&D Project Leader will be responsible to provide experienced project management leadership and core team member support to global product development teams. Reporting into the Associate Director of Project Management, the incumbent will lead R&D Project Management initiatives and assigned projects and be responsible for interacting with R&D Leadership, R&D project teams, across functions, divisions, organizational levels, and companies to ensure that efficient and productive project management support and professional expertise is provided.

Key responsibilties include:

- Responsible to fulfil the role and responsibilities of a professional Project Manager in accordance with Specialty R&D Operating Model
- Ensure successful management and facilitation of the cross-functional project team to deliver the Product Development Plan
- Lead the development, optimization, analysis, maintenance, and communication of integrated project plans and project reports developed with the Project Champion and Project Team
- Responsible to co-chair Project Submission Teams alongside the Global Regulatory Lead
- Deliver project team administration and communication using established Enterprise Project Management Systems 
- Support and lead the development and delivery of monthly reporting processes to drive strategic assessments and operational planning
- Represent the R&D Project Management team for leadership of global R&D PM team responsibilities and activities as assigned

Experience and Qualifications: 

- Bachelor’s Degree in science or healthcare discipline, Master’s Degree preferred
- Long standing experience in the pharmaceutical industry
- Sound knowledge of Pharmaceutical industry process for drug development and requirements for successful registration of pharmaceutical products in major markets 
- Experience in NDA / EMA drug development pathways with pharmaceutical development experience
- Experience serving as a Project Manager on cross-functional drug development project teams
- Experience interacting with technical areas to support and to drive R&D product development
- Working knowledge of industry guidelines and applicability to product development
- Understanding of FDA and EU based regulatory development and submission processes
- Project Management Professional (PMP®) would be a plus
- Must be fluent in the English language, another European language, e.g. German would be a plus

To Apply:

Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.

In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Chidozie Orji on +44(0)207 4400 671 or upload your CV on our website . Full job description available on request.

ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

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