Head of Project Management - Gent

Function Group: Engineering / Project Manager


For an organisation that offers genomic and transcriptomic services, performed in an ISO accredited lab, to support research, clinical trials and personalised medicine, we are seeking a Head of Project Management. Their customers rely on their expertise in RNA biomarker discovery, development and validation, their pioneering role in liquid biopsies and non-coding RNA, and experience with clinical trials to accelerate the development of their diagnostics and therapeutics. The service portfolio is built on state-of-the-art technologies such as RNA sequencing, high-throughput qPCR and digital PCR, all combined with advanced data analysis methods.


The Head of Project Management, manages the project management team, a group of project managers who lead, plan, execute and finalise customer projects within given time, cost and quality constraints. You will coordinate and supervise their activities. In addition, you are responsible to manage the projects assigned to you.


The position requirements are as follows:

  • A Master or PhD in biotechnology, biomedical sciences, bio-engineering or related
  • Five plus years of experience in project management in a life science environment (pharma, biotech, CRO)
  • Two plus years of experience with people management
  • Experience in biomolecular research is a must
  • Experience with transciptome profiling and gene expression technologies (qPCR, NGS, ddPCR) are nice to have
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good command of Dutch and English, both in written and speech


  • A full-time position in a growing company with a dynamic team
  • A financial package according to your experience, extended with legal benefits and meal vouchers
  • Professional development and training opportunities
  • Open and informal working atmosphere


If you are interested in this job, or in similar ones, please feel free to contact me directly.

Aron Berhane
Senior Associate | Biotech & Pharma


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