R&D Project Manager

We are currently recruiting for an ambitious, enthusiastic, R&D Project Manager to join our growing team. This role will be responsible for monitoring and coordination of Talisman’s internal and external research and development project portfolio. This is a pivotal role in the organisation to manage workflow and resources across multiple projects. The position will have a particular focus on building, maintaining and communicating a dynamic progress map of every project. The role will also assist with allocation of staff resources across and between projects. We are looking for a proactive project manager with proven capabilities and a desire to make a difference as part of an experienced, collaborative team.

Key areas of responsibility:

Essential qualifications and skills:

Essential qualifications are a minimum of a 2.1 class honours degree and a post-graduate degree in a relevant scientific or technical field. Essential skills include hands-on experience in project management, project planning and resource management.

Employee benefits:

The role will be based at the Talisman research labs on the Babraham Research Campus, Cambridge. We offer excellent compensation and benefits that reflect the strong company commitment to employee wellbeing. Our benefits include a 4.5-day week for all staff to enable work-life-balance, an Employee Share Option Scheme, non-contributory private medical insurance, a non-contributory Life Assurance scheme, and access to a cycle-purchase scheme. Salary will be in the region of £50,000 – £55,000 depending on experience. Should you wish to be considered for this position, please send a CV, including the names of three referees, and covering letter to by Monday 29th April at 12:00 noon. Shortlisted candidates will be notified by 7th May.


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