Head of Operations

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This is a phenomenal opportunity for a Head of Operations with a strong Life Sciences background and programme/project management skills, to shape the operational management for this leading scientific research company based in Oxford.

What will you be doing?
The Head of Operations will report directly in to the company Director, managing day to day operations and overseeing the project delivery function, including line managing a team of Project Managers, IT Engineers, Finance and Admin teams. The Operations Manager will be an integral part of key decision making, deputising for the Director when required and attending regular project review meetings across Europe.

About the company
You will be joining an exciting scientific research company who work collaboratively with teams across the globe. The goal of the company is to promote vital scientific research by giving researchers access to equipment and expertise. You will get access to great benefits, such as 38 days holiday (including BH) and an incredible pension!

The ideal candidate will have…
This Operations Manager / Head of Operations position will suit somebody with pragmatism, passion and a drive to get things done, but key experience that will help the right person to succeed include:

  • Experience of programme/project management
  • PhD in a Life Sciences subject
  • Understanding of structural Biology
  • Experience writing grants or producing documentation/reports for academic boards
  • Happy with regular travel throughout Europe
  • Ideally an understanding of the European research framework
  • Experience with line management

So what’s next?
If you think this role is a good fit for you, please apply below and I will be in touch with you shortly to discuss the role further.

Alternatively, if you’re not ready to apply just yet but would like some more information, please feel free to call me on 07467 141 786 or email megan@corriculo.co.uk.

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Megan Robertson
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  • 38 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • An incredible pension!
  • Free parking
Date Posted
January 14


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