Development Manager (Assays)

Location: City of Cork  |  City of Cork  |  Ireland
Sector: Life Sciences
Consultant: Chris Hutchinson
Job Reference: HQCHDM
Salary: £43900 - £61500
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

If you are interested in yourself, or you know someone who potentially might be, I am currently recruiting for a new and exciting role within a growing team. Seeking a Development Manager (Assays) in Ireland. This person will be responsible for leading and managing projects to develop assays for Research Use Only (RUO) and In Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) use.

Development Manager (Assays)

Leading a multidisciplinary team, translating the company’s research outputs to market-ready products.

Creating assay development plans through all stages of development, supported by key technical, operational, quality and regulatory staff.

Ensuring that projects have clear goals and milestones that are aligned to those of the business.

Management of project budgets, schedules, resources and risks.

Regularly updating senior management on project plans, resource requirements, status, risks and mitigation.

Essential Requirements:

5+ years of relevant experience managing product development of assays/devices through all stages from concept through to market readiness.

Experience implementing project management best-practices, tools and techniques.

Degree in Chemical or Physical sciences (or related field) or can demonstrate hands-on experience in these fields.

A good understanding of the quality assurance and regulatory frameworks applicable to IVD assays.

The ability to lead and manage technically complex projects with multi-disciplinary project teams.

An understanding of market requirements for research-use and diagnostic assays is desirable.

Experience of mass-spectrometry-based assays would be of benefit.

An understanding of working in an innovative early-stage environment is beneficial.

This position is offering €50,000 up to €70,000 depending experience 

If you are interested in this please get in touch and send your CV, we are looking to interview candidates as soon as possible.