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Project Management Lead

Location: Sydney
Language(s): Only English Required
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25 Dec 2020

We''re looking for a candidate to fill this position in an exciting company in The Development Sector.

  • Acts as a liaison with key stakeholders/collaborators to communicate project requirements, champion cross functional collaboration, and ensure the completion of projects in alignment with set goals
  • Working with the Centre''s software team to define specifications for new software designed to improve the Centre''s sample/data tracking and workflow, as well as leading the implementation of tracking systems using platforms such as Airtable
  • Continuously surveying operations across the Centre to identify areas of inefficiency or potential risk, and work with the heads of other Centre teams to address these issues
  • Bachelor''s degree with at least five years of directly related experience in a research environment. An advanced degree in genetics or biology a plus.
  • At least 3 years of experience in project management, and ideally some direct experience managing a team
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to lead the generation of reports and to contribute to funding applications and other documents
  • Experience with the generation of research proposals for review by Human Research Ethics Committees
  • Deep familiarity with spreadsheet software, and a willingness to rapidly learn new systems for tracking projects and workflows (e.g. Airtable)
  • Ability to thrive in an interdisciplinary team setting including biologists, data scientists, software engineers, and project management staff
Salary Indication
Annual