Scientific Project Manager - Digital Science - Global Pharma - Remote

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  • Location United Kingdom
  • Contract
  • Sector Pharmaceuticals

Job Summary

Contract Project Manager, Scientific Project Manager, Early Oncology, Early Clinical Development, Genomics, Digital Science, Early R&D, Contract/Freelance, remote/home-based, UK. A brand-new opening has become available for a long-term, 12-month contract/freelance opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to join this world-wide recognised, top 10 Pharmaceutical company. Due to the growing data within the companies Genomics Research, they are hiring an Scientific Project Manager, where this role will see you taking on the responsibility of managing multiple Digital Science projects working cross-functionally supporting bioinformaticians, genome analysts and software scientists to ensure all project activities deliver to the expected business value. The position will suit an experienced project management consultant with solid experience in running projects within the digital science space.

Job Overview


Firmly established as one of the world’s leading pharmaceuticals this company continue to innovate and pave the way for critical drug development. Working across all major therapeutic areas from oncology, cardio, respiratory, inflammatory as well as a number of others they have a range of products to market and a confident pipeline in development. Employing over 50,000 globally they operate in all major countries and offer their staff a dynamic, experienced, and talented environment to work in.


Chance to join this Global Pharma on an initial contract basis, paying a competitive daily rate. The position is entirely remote working across the UK.

• Lead project team - contribute to project planning and prioritisation.
• Coordinate the delivery of genome informatics projects.
• Ensure work is compliant of internal standards and external regulations.

Searching for someone who has proven pharmaceutical background, ideally within oncology or early R&D and comfortable working in a hands-on capacity.

Skills Required


• Excellent project Management experience.
• Agile delivery of IT projects (i.e. SCRUM or KANBAN etc.)
• Excellent interpersonal skills and willingness to work in a team.
• Able to understand complex problems and perform difficult tasks under pressure.

Contact Details

Location – Flexible remote working across the UK.
Length – 12-months with potential extension

Looking for those who can ideally start within the next 4 weeks, looking to shortlist and interview in the coming week apply below now.

Please contact Keeley Munday on 02030196022 or email your CV to

Associated keywords: Data, data science, pharma, pharmaceutical, clinical, SCRUM, agile, Project Manager, PM, Informatics, R&D, Oncology, clinical development, GCP, IT Project Management.

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