Accelerate biotechnology

Project Director – PO Office

We are looking for a Project Director for our Project Office (PO) who can effectively coordinate a group of senior Project Managers. You will ensure all project time-frames and milestones are met, budgets are effectively managed, and issues are mitigated and escalated as appropriate. Building strong relationships in this role to strengthen strategic partnership with the clients and ensure all deliverables are met.

You will join a stimulating group of international researchers in a very collaborative environment dealing with Global Health projects. Will be expected to recognize the importance of and create a culture of process improvement with a focus on streamlining our processes adding value to our business.  Mentor PMs in multiple locations, as required. Ensure teams adequately evaluate probability and impact of risk for minimizing impact on program objectives and deliverables, and effectively manage budget towards expected goals.

To succeed you will need:

The successful candidate will possess at least a bachelor’s degree (degree emphasis in life science discipline preferred). Must have CRO, Pharma or Biotech industry experience, qualification in project management preferred, experience with vaccines, and a minimum of 5 years full service project management and ability to oversee large program is required. Strong leadership, people management, and demonstrated success leading multiple clients/projects in in a multidisciplinary environment is required.

You can send your application to Mrs. Ingrid van Aarle, HR Manager, e-mail

Application by agency or recruiters is not appreciated and will be rejected.