Project Planner

14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Planner: An experienced Project Planner with a background in pharmaceutics, scientific R & D, food manufacturing or chemical engineering is required to track and plan the full portfolio of regulatory projects and assist with the development and changes to Biocidal dossiers, international registrations, design history files and technical files. As a Project Planner, you will ensure all projects and deliverables are completed to the required level of quality, on time and within budget.

This is an exciting new role for a skilled Project Planner able to grasp the complexities of highly regulated medical products, to become an integral member of the regulatory department. The Project Planner will be responsible for increasing the departments efficiency by successfully tracking and managing a portfolio of projects for this fast growing multi-million £ FMCG company, specialising in manufacturing and distributing unique, quality products within the healthcare industry.


- Document and track the portfolio of projects, including technical files, dossiers, and registrations
- Prepare and manage Gantt charts for each project
- Guide the regulatory team
- Chair project meetings leading to clarity of roles and responsibility and owners for next steps
- Follow up on critical activities with team members in other locations
- Identify and then solve or escalate key issues
- Create and manage systems to identify the next generation of projects, thus amplifying the portfolio
- Determine priorities with Directors

Skills and Experience:

- University level Science degree or equivalent industrial experience
- 5+ years' experience in a similar role
- Able to grasp the complexities of highly regulated medical products
- PRINCE2 qualification or similar
- Regulatory experience (desirable)
- Excellent English-language written and verbal communication skills
- Methodical, accurate and consistent attention to detail
- Able to work as part of a team, supporting other team members in a busy global environment, across a number of different geographical locations
- Excellent and proven organisational skills
- Able to manage several concurrent project duties and competing demands

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced, organised, personable and driven Project Planner from a scientific discipline to join a leading, ambitious, multi-million £ healthcare products business established in 2004. Competitive salary, pension scheme, plus an unlimited supply of snacks, fruit, fresh coffee and company socials! Apply now for more details.