Associate Technical Project Manager

Location: Essex  |  Essex  |  England
Sector: Life Sciences
Consultant: Steven Jeffers
Job Reference: SVJ603
Salary: £30000 - £35000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

I’m happy to be assisting my client again in securing an Associate Technical Project Manager, this is a new opportunity that has just come to market and is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.

Associate Technical Project Manager


  • To project manage the technology transfer of API and secondary manufacturing processes from their current manufacturer to alternative sites.
  • To manage oversight of the partner Contract Manufacturing Organisations (CMO) and ensure the Quality and Technical Agreements between company and its CMO organisations are prepared, agreed and followed.
  • To Provide Technical advice and support on Manufacturing issues related to existing products and potential products

Key accountabilities

  • Progress – Deliverables are being completed within the baselined time scales
  • Cost – Deliverables are being completed within the baselined cost plan
  • Quality – Deliverables are being completed to defined expectations, first time.
  • Reporting – Regular and timely reporting of project progress to the sponsors.
  • Risk – To proactively manage foreseen project risk, mitigating as necessary.
  • Change – Managing changes to the project without unduly affecting the stated objectives and benefits.
  • Performance (Value) – Progress is being earned for the expected cost.
  • Regulatory – All required statutory and regulatory conditions are being met


  • Develop Project Plans, in conjunction with other relevant parties, in relation to product site transfers or new product development projects, to include timescales, costs and identifiable risks.
  • Manage and implement agreed project plans in accordance with the product licences and GMP Guidelines
  • Ensure that issues are identified within the project are resolved, timelines are met and where necessary, appropriate data generated.
  • Report issues / deviations from plan, costs, strategies timings and progress.
  • Generate, negotiate and see through to approval the Quality and Technical Agreements between company and its partner Contract Manufacturing Organisation
  • Generation, review and technically approval of Technical documentation including but not restricted to Protocols, Manufacturing and Packaging Batch Manufacturing Records, Validation Reports.
  • Ensure compliance in Technology Transfer and Process Changes with EU GMP under the supervision of a nominated Qualified Person (QP).
  • Resolve Technical and Quality issues including unforeseen deviations relating to the production and testing of products by Contract Manufacturers and Testing Laboratories.  Report issues to the QP who is responsible for releasing these products to the market.
  • Maintain up to date knowledge of Regulatory and Quality Management requirements, as needed to support the contract manufacture of current products and the introduction of new products.
  • Work with Regulatory, as part of a multidisciplinary team, regarding new and existing licence applications or variations.
  • Assist in sourcing alternative API suppliers and secondary manufacturers.
  • Assist when required, in technical Due Diligence and support in relation to the acquisition of new products, licences and / or dossiers.


About Seven

You will be working alongside the fastest growing recruitment company in the UK, who provide an unrivalled service to all of their clients and candidates across the United Kingdom. Seven currently offer the best contractor pay rates in the UK for Life Sciences, making us the best option for maximising your earning potential and career fulfilment. Seven Consultants are passionate about placing you in the best possible role, for the best possible rate, while providing a support platform, which is accessible around the clock.

Are you ready for the challenge? If so, we look forward to hearing from you.

What else can you expect from Seven?

– Specialist Consultant allocated to you with all the expertise you require.

– Excellent Payroll and Compliance System, ensuring that you are paid on time, every time.

– Access to Exclusive Rates, allowing you to gain earnings that no other agency can offer you.

– £250 Referral Bonus for every person you successfully refer to Seven.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please call 020 3887 7365. Please ask for Steven Jeffers