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Digital Project Lead

Date: 23-Nov-2022

Location: Oxford, GB

Company: oxfordbiom

We want you to feel inspired every day. We’re future-focused and our business is growing. We succeed together through passion, commitment, and teamwork, and so can you.


We are currently recruiting for a Digital Project Lead to join the Digital Delivery team.  The purpose of this role is to orchestrate digital change within the business by enabling the successful delivery of IT and Digital projects. We work with a combination of agile and other delivery techniques;and continually strive to encourage a growth mindset within our work.


Your responsibilities in this role would be:

  • Facilitate the delivery of and digital projects to successful outcomes.
  • Support IT colleagues and business teams through the project life cycle from scoping, through delivery, and progression to go-live.
  • With the Head of Digital Delivery and the Digital Design Authority, ensure that OXB project process and guidelines are being met.
  • Work closely with the Head of Digital Delivery to ensure business digital and agile working practices are understood and adopted as appropriate.
  • Build strong cross functional relationships with business team project stakeholders to support the progression of digital projects within OXB.
  • Facilitate internal project team meetings, ensuring stakeholders collaborate and communications so all stay updated on progress and agreed actions
  • Support project teams through the Quality Management System so that we continually meet our compliance and validation obligations
  • Monitor and drive project progress, identify and mitigate project risks and recommend appropriate changes to ensure successful project delivery. Ensure that financial aspects of projects are considered and managed throughout
  • Prepare business teams ready for go-live, including training materials, standard operating procedures, and other documentation


We are looking for:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Project Management qualification preferred (Scrum Master /PMP or similar)
  • Previous Project Management experience, ideally in the Biotech / Pharmaceutical / Food or other similar regulated sectors
  • The ability to build strong relationships with cross functional teams
  • Demonstratable drive in your adoption of digital tools and techniques, and in encouraging a growth mindset. Bring drive and energy to the teams you work with.
  • Proven proficiency with MS Project, MS Office, Visio, and ideally Jira and Confluence


About Us:


We are an innovative leading viral vector specialist focused on delivering life changing therapies to patients.

Our innovative solutions and proven expertise allow us and our customers, the biotech and biopharma industry, to deliver life-saving therapies to reach even more patients.


The success of cell and gene therapy products transforms outcomes for millions of people suffering from some of the world’s worst diseases and medical conditions.


We work together, motivated to make a difference, and so can you.


What’s in it for you:


  • Highly competitive reward packages
  • Wellbeing programmes
  • Development opportunities
  • A 35-hour working week
  • Welcoming, friendly, supportive colleagues
  • A diverse and inclusive working environment
  • Our values are: Deliver Innovation, Be Inspiring and Have Integrity
  • State of the art laboratory and manufacturing facilities


We want you to feel inspired every day. We’re future-focused and our business is growing rapidly. We succeed together through passion, commitment and teamwork, and so can you.


Collaborate. Contribute. Change lives