• Category:
  • Type: Permanent
  • Salary: GBP 80000 to 120000 Annual
  • Job Reference: Global Director PM
  • Consultant: lorna@bluepelican.com

Global Director of Project Management – CRO

Do you work within Clinical Research either in a CRO, the Pharmaceutical industry or a Biotechnology company?

Are you a leader in Project Management and thrive when rising to new challenges?

Are you a Director or an aspiring Director looking to further drive your career with a successful, long-established and growing business?

Are you excited at the prospect of working in a newly created position?

If you hold this industry experience and skills – SEE HOW TO APPLY BELOW

Job Title: Global Director of Project Management

Salary: Six Figure Salary £/€

Benefits & Bonus: Usual Corporate Benefits, Car allowance, Discretionary Bonus (UK benefits – France TBC)

Location: UK OR France

This is an exciting, unique and brand-new role that has been created with a leading CRO (Contract Research Organisation) that has a clear vision for growth. This role will give you the opportunity to have ownership of the Global Project Management Department, yet a close and supportive relationship with the C suite executives.

You will be an enthusiastic and ambitious individual who thrives on being challenged and embraces first-hand involvement in business wide growth. The business is enjoying a huge period of growth, with revenue climbing each year and new investments planned to further their vision for growth. This will ensure the business grows in-line with your professional aspirations

You’re a strong and collaborative leader with previous experience in recruiting, managing and leading teams to success. You will use your financial acumen to be accountable for the PM function P&L and have oversight of the individual PM budgets.

Already successfully contributing to business development, you will bring your expertise to bear in this new position, supporting bid defence, business development and helping to develop your PM’s to increase their confidence and skills in this area.

Along with company growth, you are looking to join a business that is invested in your personal growth. You would use this chance to showcase your skill, ability and desire to grow within this business, managing each hurdle and challenge with poise and professionalism.

Required skills and experiences:

  • Project management team leadership
  • Background within clinical research gained within a CRO or pharmaceutical company
  • Experience leading international projects and teams
  • Previous experience within Business Development and proven ability to drive profitability
  • Process improvement and driving of excellence across the company
  • Leading a department and maintaining oversight and support of each project

This opportunity would be ideal for someone who is looking to further their career and experience within Contract Research Organisations and Director Level Project Management.

If you are looking for the next step in your career, focused on business change and pushing your experience further this then apply below to have a discussion with Lorna.

Our client has specifically requested applicants from a Contract/Clinical Research Organisation, Pharmaceutical or Biotech industry.

Please note the salary range detailed above is a guide set by the retained agency and will depend upon on experience.

Please see our other opportunities on our website for other roles that may suit your experience.


01892 507141


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How to apply

If this position is of interest please send us your CV here, or you can call Lorna direct on 01892507141 to discuss this and other vacancies that may suit.


Email: lorna@bluepelican.com
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