Job: R&D Project Leader

Job Title: R&D Project Leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Competitive Benefits
Start Date: 2017-05-12
Contact Name: Kirsty McKinnon
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

This Senior project management position comes from a multi-national manufacturer and global leader in the design and manufacture of electro-mechanical products into highly regulated industries. Working within the R&D team you will work with stakeholders across the wider business to deliver product development and introduction projects on time to budget and to specification and quality targets.

The business will also be looking for you to drive results in the following key areas:

-          Lead and manage multi-disciplinary teams to deliver projects within budget, to planned time-to-market and to agreed standards

-          Present regular process updates and escalate any issues to senior management

-          Identify and manager internal and external stakeholder relationships

-          Crate and maintain project plans, risk management registers and project estimates

-          Identify improvements to existing processes within the business

In return they can offer a leadership position with the ability to impact the R&D activity within a global brand. They can also offer a competitive salary and benefits package as well as business perks including an onsite nursery and flexible working.  In addition a free shuttle service is offered from local train stations increasing access to site from areas including North East London.

Key skills they require include:

-          Experienced project manager/leader ideally Prince 2 or PMP certified

-          Minimum 3 years R&D/NPD project management experience

-          Strong leadership skills, proven team coach and facilitator

-          Excellent communication and presentation skills

-          Experienced working within a highly regulated and audited environment

To discuss this opportunity further in relation to your skills and experience please get in touch on 0121 237 3304 or by email

A full job specification can be provided on request.