Project Leader – Pharmaceutical Development

Industry Sector Pharmaceutical
Location UK, South East
Salary Competitive


Project Leader – Pharmaceutical Development

Location: Oxfordshire

Sector: Pharmaceutical

Our client is a leading Pharmaceutical CRO based in Oxfordshire and is now looking for an experienced Project Leader to join the company to support with drug product development

The role:

The role of Project Leader is split roughly 50:50 between practical laboratory chemistry and technical project management.

As a Project Leader you will be responsible for the management of the day to day activities of development projects, guiding and supervising junior staff members and ultimately, delivering on development projects. You will be responsible for

·     Defining project requirements, managing resources and ensuring effective communication with clients on deliverables.

·     Review of project reports and ensuring compliance with industry standards. Providing all documentation necessary for project performance, laboratory productions and pilot plant development.

Experience expectations:

Suitable applicants will have;

·     Strong knowledge of Development Chemistry gained within the Pharmaceutical sector

·     Knowledge of process development and experience managing development projects, resources and timelines

·     Experience with fixed vessel manufacture would be advantageous

·     Experience dealing with clients, effective communication and delivery of client projects 

·     Educated to a minimum of BSc in Chemistry (or equivalent)

·     Strong decision making skills, evidence in management and leadership of other and excellent communication.

·     Experience with GMP, pharmaceutical quality practices and health and safety.


The Package:


Our client offers an opportunity to work for a leading Pharmaceutical company on a permanent basis with a competitive annual salary plus benefits


For additional information or to submit an application please contact Sam Coxon on 07789 695548 or email your CV and cover letter to

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