Senior Project Manager – CDMO - Florida & North Carolina

Posted 25 April 2022
Salary170,000 +
Job type Full Time
DisciplineLarge Molecule
Contact NameDhiren Patel

Job description

Mantell Associates is currently partnered with a leading CDMO based in the USA, in their search for a Senior Project Manager.

Do you have experience in project or program management in the biotech industry or CDMO space?

Are you looking to join an international CDMO with plans to revolutionise biomanufacturing?

This is a leading CDMO with a mission to change the way medicine is made – leveraging innovation to better serve scientific discovery, withstand disruptive events and reach those in need. This company offers a broad mix of customised manufacturing and development capabilities to serve the needs of the biopharmaceutical companies at all stages of the drug development process from pre-clinical development to commercial supply. They are currently seeking a Senior Project Manager who will be responsible for the on-site planning, oversight and execution of all project-related tasks and activities required to fulfil contracted scope and to satisfy the expectations of the company and its clients and more.

Senior Project Manager - Responsibilities:

  • Ensures the dissemination of approved work scope to team members, working with operations leads and capacity planning to assign and schedule tasks related to the introduction of new projects within the site

  • Plans, executes and coordinates of all aspects of the project, on-site, in order to maintain schedule, budget, scope and quality in accordance with project requirements.

  • Oversees all aspects of projects, sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities

  • Manages the project budget to include planning and cost/resource implications of the approved work scope, and tracking expenditures

  • Assists with development of project integrated master schedules

  • Provides project management leadership to a cross-functional Product Development Team (PDT) required to conduct the project scope of work (ex. PD, Manufacturing, QA, QC, RA) and helps to define the mission, vision and direction for the PDT.

  • Supports clinical and commercial development initiatives

  • Manages client and other project stakeholder relationships, communications, requirements and expectations, and interfaces directly with the client.

Senior Project Manager - Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in science, engineering or equivalent work experience

  • Proficiency in MS Project and/or Smartsheet required

  • Strong leadership and management skills required

  • Ability to manage large or multiple projects.

  • Demonstrated experience with timeline development.

  • Experience with project management concepts, practices, and procedures.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification required.

Mantell Associates is a specialist Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences headhunting firm. For more information on this role, please contact Dhiren Patel on +44 (0)20 3778 0990 or