Passionate about Project Management for Laboratory Information Management Systems software projects and interested in continuing your career with a leading innovator in the sector ?
Thrive on local and international projects across diverse sectors using your UK and international projects experience ?
If so , please read on as Euro London Appointment's client , a leading Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS) vendor is currently looking for an experienced LIMS Project Manager , to be based remotely in the UK, as part of their continuing expansion across the EMEA region.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a fast growing market leader in their sector in 2023. You would play a pivotal role as a primary liaison between the company and multiple concurrent customers across the UK and Irish markets, working closely with diverse Life Sciences sector clients, are adopting our client's Laboratory Information Management Systems to improve their laboratory processes.
You will have full responsibility for all Project Management tasks, including developing, managing and communicating detailed project plans to ensure that tasks are completed on time and within budget, meeting when required specific specifications.
Please see below the responsibilities for the position :
*Developing and maintaining project timelines and resources through the project lifecycle. Remaining up to date with potential roadblocks or issues that need addressing , mitigating the risks, facilitating change order procedures as required. Ensures continuous communication with project members.
*Establishing effective cross-departmental communication in order to ensure that projects are completed in a timely and efficient manner. Interfacing with the customer and internal project teams to convey project issues and get status updates.
*Ensuring customer satisfaction through consistent communication with external and internal project resources.
*Compiling monthly invoicing reports for each assigned project, along with monthly project status reports and associated client and central files.
*Interfacing with Professional Services Managers on project issues including timelines, resource allocations and project issues.
*Identifying necessary human resource requirements depending on the needs of the project from inception to delivery.
*Assisting with client site audits and gathering necessary project information.
*Development and maintenance of a Microsoft Project plan for each assigned project.
*Providing project documentation , including meeting agendas, monthly reports, meeting follow-ups and similar documentation.
Job qualifications required and preferred
*Bachelor's degree in Business , Project Management, Management Information Systems, Computer Science or a related area with at least one long-term Project Management experience interfacing with customers in a PM role.
*At least one long-term experience in Project Management with a vendor of LIMS software, or a LIMS implementation consultancy, this is essential.
*Experience managing multiple concurrent projects in parallel.
*In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Project, Project Management expertise in project planning and initiation, risk management, critical success factors, project change control, issue management, status reporting and post-project assessment.
*Must possess strong client-facing and internal communications skills in English. A third second language ( French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch) is a significant advantage but not essential.
*Desirable skills include : Client-Server application experience, Oracle and SQL server administration , database design, domain knowledge of laboratory practices or the Life Sciences sector, experience in a programming environment.
*PMI certification is advantageous.
*Able to travel regularly ( around 20-30% of the time approximately) nationally and occasionally internationally ( within Europe)
In return our client can offer an outstanding opportunity that can be predominantly home-based ( occasional meetings in the regional office in Buckinghamshire) offering an excellent work-life balance whilst forging a career working with one of the most renowned innovators in their field.
Our client is a truly global actor in their sector and combines their international presence with a welcoming and friendly working culture at a local level.
You will gain continuous training and learning opportunities, in an organisation prioritising internal progression and career development.
If this sounds like the kind of challenge and company you'd like to develop your career further with from this summer then please apply today for further details !