R&D Manager

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Our client, a leading pharmaceutical company, is currently seeking an accomplished R&D Manager to join the team. Here is an overview of the role:

1) Work with CROs to identify suitable companies to run studies and maintain close contact with them in order to review progress and deal with arising issues
2) Prepare study reports and status documents of high quality
3) Perform data analysis and presentation
4) Create timelines and utilize planning tools such as decision support models and Gantt charts
5) Ensure team objectives are clearly established and communicated
6) Ensure that responsibilities are understood, risks are identified, progress is measured and plans are updated and adapted as necessary
7) Organize and conduct project team meetings
8) Support budget forecast and tracking
9) Identify issues and constraints, and facilitate resolution to keep project activities on track
10) Identify and lead opportunities for business process design and improvements


  • 1) A university degree is required. Although all candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply, preference will be given to those with degrees in a relevant field
    2) Appropriate full-time work experience is mandatory (no students or fresh graduates please)
    3) Recent experience in the pharmaceutical industry is strongly preferred
    4) Preference will be given to candidates with recent experience in R&D management

    This position is critical to the team and requires a talent who is both driven and highly skilled. We are looking for real go-getters here, so if you are both qualified and ready to make an impact, please apply!


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Management / Supervisory
  R&D / Science
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