Alliance and R&D Project Manager

£45000 - £55000 per annum
  1. Permanent
Oxford, Oxfordshire
  1. Technical Operations, Discovery / R&D, Analytical

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Hobson Prior currently have an exciting opportunity for an Alliance and R&D Project Manager to join a biotechnology company whose mission is to improve human health by creating therapeutics for the treatment of serious diseases. This is a permanent role based in Oxford.

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accountable to support the development and management of multi-level project plans to achieve short term and long-term project objectives.
  • To effectively interfaces with research, development and translational/clinical teams to enable timely delivery of project milestones and goals.
  • Communicating with Director of Program Management and other stakeholders on planning and advancing projects and overall portfolio.
  • Develops metrics for, tracks and reports on all key product development projects.
  • Coordinating activities and responsibilities with project leads and project/function stakeholders on planning, resourcing and tracking of progress.
  • Providing general PMO services delivery across the Company's internal and partnered pipeline projects.
  • Manages project information for assigned projects and is responsible for developing and maintaining good relationships with other functions to foster positive interactions and ultimately support achieving desired project outcomes.
  • Build and maintain multi-level relationships with external partners in order to drive project activities, obligations and commitments.

Key Skills:

  • Robust analytical skills.
  • Solid computer skills, including with project management software such as MS Projects or Smartsheets and concepts such as task dependencies.
  • Must be delivery focused assuring end-to-end project delivery.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to drive projects internally and external partners/collaborators.


  • Bachelor's degree with 2+ years of project or program management experience in the biotech / pharmaceutical industry/ contract research organisations.
  • An in-depth understanding of each functional area's role and contribution to the development process.
  • Understanding of the preclinical and translational requirements for early stage drug development.

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