In early 2022 Unispace acquired BioPharma Engineering (BPE) to further develop its passion to support the Life Sciences industry with market-leading design engineering, project management, and workplace/lab consultancy. At Unispace Life Sciences they are focused on engaging the most talented and passionate professionals who believe that everyone should work in an environment that inspires productivity, peak performance, and delivers wellbeing. Across their 50+ global studios, they have a positive work environment that fosters open, collaborative, and supportive cultures populated by highly independent and motivated people. As one of the leading engineering design and project management firms in the industry, Unispace offers a full complement of services including strategy development, design, and construction of laboratories and workplaces focused on Life Sciences.

ROLE

We are seeking a proactive Senior Project Manager to join our growing Unispace Life Sciences team in a senior leadership role. Our Senior Project Manager will work alongside the business and projects teams supporting the successful delivery of national and global capex projects for the Life Science industry. The successful candidate will have full autonomy to lead, grow and develop the role. Attractive remuneration package, supportive team and colleagues and a long term opportunity for career growth in the company’s expansion. This position will play a key role in the Company’s expansion and growth.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

● Delivery of capital projects safely, on budget and to schedule.

● Plan, execute and track the progress of projects through the design phases from inception to handover.

● Ensure key deliverables as per client standards are adhered to.

● Propose options and effectively communicate to Management/Client/Stakeholders.

● Establish project objectives in line with project requirements and ensure goals & timelines are achieved.

● Put robust plans and strategies in place to manage the project lifespan

● Communicate project issues to the team and follow-up with the right skill sets to put best solutions in place on time and within budget.

● Ensure all safety design review actions are completed accurately.

● Provide direction and vision to the project team.

● Ability to resource and link the right skillset on projects.

● Build communication between the team, clients and stakeholders.

● Reporting to management on project/schedule/cost issues.

● Ensure adherence to the client’s quality and engineering standards.

● Develop & implement appropriate project execution strategy.

● Monitor compliance to applicable practices policies, and specifications.

● Perform overall quality control of the work (budget, schedule, plans, personnel’s performance).

 

REQUIREMENTS

● 10+ years of project management experience with a 3rd level degree in a relevant engineering discipline.

● Pharmaceutical Design Projects experience.

● Full lifecycle Project Management.

● Cost Control.

● Scheduling and achieving schedules.

● Delivery of projects within a GMP environment.

● Thorough understanding of engineering principles, concepts, industry practices and standards.

● Client relations.

● Knowledge of Process Control/Automation Systems an advantage.

● Solutions orientated.

 

REWARD

● This role can be a staff or contract position
● Competitive salary
● Pension Fund
● Paid Holiday Leave (Staff only)
● Travel Opportunities – work out of any of our 48 offices globally
● Hybrid & Flexible working AND Half days on Friday
● Working on multiple diverse projects across life sciences both in Ireland and globally
● Sports and Social Club


The Company
In early 2022 Unispace acquired BioPharma Engineering (BPE) to further develop its passion to support the Life Sciences industry with market-leading design engineering, project management, and workplace/lab consultancy. At Unispace Life Sciences they are focused on engaging the most talented and passionate professionals who believe that everyone should work in an environment that inspires productivity, peak performance, and delivers wellbeing. Across their 50+ global studios, they have a positive work environment that fosters open, collaborative, and supportive cultures populated by highly independent and motivated people. As one of the leading engineering design and project management firms in the industry, Unispace offers a full complement of services including strategy development, design, and construction of laboratories and workplaces focused on Life Sciences.

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