Project Manager

Chippenham | Full-Time

Contract Type: Permanent

Closing date:

Reference: VN934

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Job Summary

We’re looking for a Project Manager, with previous CDMO experience to join our growing Delivery Management Office.

This is an exciting time to join Vectura. We’re on a path of growth and transition, where you will develop your career in ways you wouldn’t get the opportunity to in more established companies.

About the role

As an experienced Project Manager, your role will support a large range of customer projects. These will vary both in scale and type. Over the next couple of years, we expect to see a broader diversity of projects and customer base.

Creating a great customer experience is key to our ongoing CDMO transition and your role is crucial to doing this. You will work with stakeholders from across our business, to create a shared approach, which we will deliver against.

The duties for this role will include:

Coordinating and driving development process planning activities including integrated development plans, budget inputs, and go/no go criteria as appropriate.

Working closely with the relevant management team to facilitate the elaboration, approval, and execution of the global programme strategy, as well as facilitate the decision-making process for their projects.

Maintaining the overall development plans and enterprise portfolio inputs.

Implementing development plans by managing project teams, track project timelines and budget, drive team meetings/agendas/minutes including drive and track ‘actions’ and facilitate team goal setting and tracking to ensure adherence to plan and strategy.

Issuing and presenting reports to senior management on a routine basis.

Helping to ensure consistent practices throughout all phases of the project life cycle.

Applies best practices in the development, initiation, planning, execution, control, and closing of projects.

What you need

You’ll be an experienced Project Manager, with previous CDMO experience and, ideally, a scientific background.

You will be comfortable working within a matrix environment, working with multi-disciplined teams.

You will also have demonstrable experience of working with standard PM tools, software, and methodologies


We’re excited about the future of our business. If you’re looking for the opportunity to join a company at the beginning of an exciting phase of development then we’d love to hear from you. To find out more about the role, click on the Apply button.



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