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31st Aug

R&D Project Manager

— Robotics Start-Up

Up to £50k
  • Brand new Project Manager role in the heart of Bristol.

  • Autonomous vehicle start-up. 

  • Competitive salary up to £50k and a generous benefits package. 

This successful robotics start-up are recruiting for their first Project Manager to join the team. They currently operate in the UK and EU and are expanding into US, Asia & the Middle East with big growth plans ahead you will play a key part in supporting this business through their next phase of growth and beyond! 

What you’ll be doing 

As Technical Project Manager you will be tasked to come in and take ownership of a large R&D project throughout the full lifecycle; from gathering requirement, scoping, writing project plans through to delivery ensure deadlines and budgets have been met. You will work closely with customers and stakeholders continuously keeping them updated on the progress of your projects. 

You will take ownership of other ongoing, live and any upcoming projects as they come through. Utilising your experience, you will take full ownership of project delivery, looking at current processes, setting the direction and implementing practices – this role Is really what you make it and there will be no limitations. You will be supported, reporting into the CTO and working as part of a cross-functional collaborative team. 

What experience you’ll need

  • You will currently be a Project Manager or Delivery Manager.

  • Proven experience managing technology-based product.

  • Experience of managing software development projects.

  • Experience in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), computer vision and/or robotics projects.

  • Worked at a senior level, mentoring junior members of the team and are a natural leader.

  • Natural people person, with strong communication skills, ability to manage stakeholders internally and externally at all levels.

  • Experience running R&D/ research projects throughout the full lifecycle. 

  • Agile and Scrum experience. 

  • MS Project or similar (Basecamp, Workzone, Asana etc). 

  • If you have worked within the public sector or government my client will be particularly interested. 

What you’ll get in return for your talents

This is a really exciting role where you’ll be the first official Project Manager to the business so you’ll have full ownership of projects and able to make a real impact. In addition to this autonomous role, you’ll be rewarded with a competitive salary which will entirely depend on experience but is in the region of £40k - £50k.

What’s next?

If you meet the above criteria then get in touch with Fran at ADLIB with an up to date CV.

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Who's managing this role?

Francesca Fleming

Francesca Fleming

— Principal Recruiter Analysis, Product & Delivery

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