Data Science Programme Manager

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About the role

A fantastic opportunity to join Abcam’s Data Science team as it continues to scale up its capability. Abcam is a successful and fast-growing life science company specializing in the production and sale of antibodies and related protein research tools to scientific research organizations. To support our continued growth, we are looking for a results orientated professional to join our dynamic Consumer Insights and Analytics team to provide direct support to the Vice President, Consumer Insight & Analytics and the Data Science team, as they continue to expand and enhance the use of data science to help scientists achieve their mission faster.

  • Drive coordinated management of inter-dependent projects across the team and business
  • Identify, track and mitigate cross-team dependencies for projects
  • Ensure timely delivery of projects, and that measurable KPIs are documented
  • Drive any other operational excellence activity required to ensure a streamlined production process of our data science deliveries
  • Support the VP, Consumer Insight & Analytics and VP, Architecture to develop and execute the Abcam Data Science scale up plan

About you

Our ideal candidate will be degree educated (or equivalent) in a data, analytical or related subject, a masters or PHD would be advantageous. You will have proven experience working in a programme or project management role in a commercial organisation with an understanding of data science and analytics. In addition, you will have experience with project management and collaboration tools such as Confluence, Jira or Trello.

You will have strong communication, organisation and accuracy skills with a focus on planning and stakeholder management. You will be a proactive analytical thinker, with a results driven mindset.

If this sounds like you and you’d like to be a part of a fast paced, growing business with the vision to become the most influential company and best-loved brand in life sciences please apply now!

About Us

Ever since 1998, when our founder, Jonathan Milner, started selling antibodies from the back of his bike, Abcam has aimed to help scientific researchers make breakthroughs faster. We now have offices and labs in the UK, the US, China and Japan, and as we continue to grow, we remain ambitious, driven by our customers’ success and their research needs.

It’s our goal to provide a world-standard in protein research tools, technical support and delivery. When you join Abcam, you’ll join a global business with the passion and the vision to become the most influential company, and, best-loved brand in life sciences.

Our culture is our key differentiator. We believe in empowering individuals, with responsibility given at an early stage. The working environment is fun and fast-paced, collaborative and outcome focused, with a strong customer focus. In addition to competitive salaries, we offer an attractive and flexible benefits package (which includes shares for eligible employees), a culture focussed on wellbeing and opportunities for growth.