Analytical Chemistry, Life Science & Engineering Recruitment

Senior Project Manager – Instrument Design


  • North West
  • £Excellent Package
  • Engineering & IT

About this job

Do you have experience developing scientific instrumentation according to strict deadlines and commercial constraints? Do you possess excellent business acumen? Are you a confident individual who is not afraid of challenging the status quo? Then we want to speak with you!

We are looking for an exceptional Senior Project Manager to join an instrument manufacturer based in the North West. In this challenging yet rewarding role, you will lead a small team of experienced Project Managers and play an essential role in planning, coordinating, implementing, tracking and reporting of product development projects.

As a real ‘people person’, your role will involve liaising extensively with other departments including engineers, R&D and manufacturing as well as interacting with customers on a regular basis.

The successful candidate must be robust, commercially minded, and be able to influence people to resolve conflicts.

Applicants with the following are invited to apply:

- Project Management experience in a relevant field,

- Experience with full lifecycle technical developments,

- Experience with Waterfall and Agile project management methodologies,

- Excellent people skills and strong leadership with the ability to negotiate and resolve conflicts,

- Experience working with quality management systems.

This is a highly interesting role with the possibility to make a difference within the company and offering an excellent remuneration package.

Apply to VRS today to be considered for this highly rewarding new position!

Key words: Senior Project Manager, Project Manager, Management, Programme, Engineer, Mechanical, Electronic, management, Agile, Agile methodologies, Waterfall, people skills, electromechanical, Prince2, scientific, analytical, Mass Spectrometry, Scientific instrumentation, leadership, cost control, risk management, critical thinking, quality management, Manchester, Cheshire, VRS5761FP