Scientific Project Manager

Scientific Project Manager
  • £30,000 - £32,000 per Annum
  • Derby, Derbyshire, England, UK Derby Derbyshire UK DE24 9GG
Job Ref: J36248
Sector: Science
Sub-sectors: Food & FMCG, Chemicals
Date Added: 14 May 2020
PM role in Derby

Title: Scientific Projects Manager - NPD and EPD (Formulae & Raw Materials)

Location: Derby, East Midlands on site

Contract type: 3 month FTC (this has potential to be extended)

Pay: £32,000 per annum equivalent

Start: ideally ASAP

A fantastic opportunity is available for a motivated individual with a real passion for delivering multi-disciplined projects.

Is this You?

  • Degree in Chemistry preferred - but would also consider a Chemical Engineering or other science-based degree
  • Must be logical, computer literate, and have some experience using spreadsheets
  • 2- 3 years' experience would be an advantage in any or all of: chemical or process related industry, FMCG manufacturing, Project management and SAP experience

This role is responsible for the supporting of Product Change projects for the Derby site with activities that will include:

  • Co-ordination of all formula related trials and raw material changes on site
  • Co-ordination of the stability and other test samples produced from those trials
  • Supporting the MSDS management and COSHH assessment processes on site
  • Interpreting information provided by our customer markets
  • Provision of cost estimates for new and changed formulae
  • Identifying cost saving and complexity reduction opportunities
  • Identification of sourced raw materials and agree plans with Procurement
  • Management of the trial raw materials and cost control of the trials budget
  • Liaison with Planning to manage stock run out and write off avoidance

For further information call Sarah on 0161 868 2249 or to apply, click the link or send your CV direct to with a few sentences about your relevant skills for the role.Key words: project manage / PM / PRINCE2 / APMP / six sigma / chemistry / formulation / formula / chemicals / laboratory / manufacture / GMP / FMCG / raw material / stability / gantt / SAP

13/06/2020 16:07:44
GBP 30000.00 30000.00
Contact Consultant:
Sarah Meredith

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