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  • Location: Stevenage
  • Salary: Competitive Salary
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Production
  • Contact: Jake Thomas
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01403 216216
  • Start Date: 2021-03-10
  • Job Ref: V-46678

Engineering Manager – Projects and Automation

Are you an experienced Engineering Manager with a background in pharma or biotech? Are you a proven people and project leader?  

My client is at the forefront of advancing the growth of the UK cell and gene therapy industry. They offer cutting-edge technology and capability, to advance their partner companies therapies and development programmes.

The purpose of the Engineering Manager is to lead all the engineering projects for the manufacturing centre, including the automation stream, facility modifications and projects relating to continuous improvements.

The key accountabilities of the role are:

  • Project Management – delivering project objectives in scope, budget and agreed timeframes

  • People Management – leading and motivating the engineering department

  • Automation Process Engineering – acting as a SME for the automated systems within the manufacturing centre

The right candidate for this role will have the following profile:

  • Significant previous experience in engineering project management within a pharma/biotech environment

  • Significant previous experience working within a GMP environment

  • Previous experience in both people and project management

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an inspirational organisation and make a real difference to the cell and gene landscape.