We are looking for a Project Manager to take responsibility for a new operation in the South West of England to produce medicinal cannabis. In this start-up company the successful candidate will recruit and manage a specialised team to establish and operate controlled environment growing systems and implement projects to improve plant growth and extraction efficiencies.
We will consider candidates with a background in hands-on research educated to PhD level or industry equivalent.
Applicants will also need:
- At least five years in management in life sciences, agritech or plant-derived medicine sectors
- Familiarity with working in highly regulated environments
- Experience in directing or managing an exploratory research programme
- Experience of the patent application process
The successful candidate will be skilled in project and budget management and have clear leadership skills. It is desirable that the Project Manager will have some knowledge of cannabis cultivation and cannabinoid research.
On offer is a competitive employment package for the position with the possibility of accommodation in an attractive part of the UK.
If you would like more information on this exciting role please contact Brian Hutchison, Director Hunter Chase Consultants on 07765 222625 or email your application with a covering letter to email@example.com