select * from applications_reporting where candidate_id = '' 3

Quantitative Project Manager

Up to £32k | London |  Fieldwork |  Permanent  | Ref:888242



Nicola Simpson

Which team do you work in?

I work on the Healthcare Communications team.

Which area do you specialise in?

I specialise in attracting and resourcing high calibre candidates for junior level Medical Communications teams.

How do you keep up-to-date with the issues in your sector?

I keep up-to-date using groups on LinkedIn and by keeping in regular contact with people currently working in the industry. 

What's your favourite film and why?

I love films, so there's far too many to choose from! If I had to pick one it would probably be the Harry Potter series. 

If you could invent one thing what would it be?

I'd invent a machine that made me a coffee as soon as I woke up - that would make getting out of bed much easier! 

What makes you #DistinctlyDifferent?

I like to treat everyone as an individual and feel my psychology degree has helped me gain an insight into different people's perspective and motivations. 


The Role

Quantitative Project Manager- Market Research agency- London - Up to £32k

Our client is looking for an experienced Quantitative Project Manager, to join their fast growing and innovative pharma research team. The role will involve the setting up and management of multiple research projects to ensure successful completion. This is a great opportunity for a Project Manager looking to move into a full-service market research agency.


The Company

Our client is a full-service market research agency, specialising pharmaceutical research. Since the health team was launched 20 years ago, it has grown to be a very successful business of 85 people; 40 of these being in the health team in London. This team consists of a mixture of all levels of researchers and a great team of project managers. The company:

  • Has preferred vendor status with many of the large pharmaceutical clients

  • Consists of an ambitious and collaborative team looking for someone with a similar outlook and desire to succeed.

  • Has won numerous industry awards.

  • Conducts all type of research and are always keen to try new things with the aim to always give anything a go.

  • A work culture where people feel challenged, as well as guided and supported.

  • Competitive benefits package.


The Role

The role as Quantitative Project Manager is to aid the set up and management of research projects to ensure successful completion. The role will involve coordinating as well as managing international projects. Whilst the role will primarily be focused on quantitative projects, it will also occasionally involve supporting the qualitative team. The role will involve the following responsibilities:

  • Acting as an expert to support researchers and other project management team members in methodology, feasibility, timings, costs and sampling logistics in both domestic and international markets.

  • Maintaining and updating databases of recommended field partners and contributing to manging suppliers' best practise

  • Project set up and management; including taking a role in status meetings, updating the client on fieldwork timelines, deliverables etc.

  • Provide expertise and proactive guidance on how to be as operationally efficient as possible.

  • Add general value to the operations and research teams.



To apply for our role as Quantitative Project Manager, our client was hoping for someone with the following skills and experiences:

  • 3 years' experience in project management in a market research environment, including experience of recruitment, scheduling, incentive handling, pharmacovigilance and link checking.

  • Both strong numerical and communication skills.

  • Ability to manage multiple projects at a time while sticking to deadlines and achieving high quality of output.

  • Excellent organisational skills, attention to detail and project and time management.

  • Dedicated to quality, responsiveness with a focus on processes and delivery


What should you do next?

This Quantitative Project Manager role is one not to be missed; it encompasses the opportunity to work within a uniquely challenging yet supportive company and manage multiple research projects which have a real impact on the pharmaceutical industry. To discuss further, please submit your current CV.

Unless otherwise stated, if applying for a job within the European Union, you must ensure that you are already authorised to work there. Carrot Pharma Recruitment Ltd acts as an Employment Business and an Employment Agency on behalf of our client in recruitment for this role.

More jobs like thisSee all