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Project Manager (GRO) Apprenticeship - Pfizer COGENT SKILLS SERVICES LTD

Pfizer are looking to recruit a Project Manager to work within the Global Regulatory affairs Team. You will support the team by delivering projects in line with defined objectives and managing stakeholder expectations whilst also working towards a BSc in Project Management with University of Cumbria.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 05 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 9.00am – 5.25pm, Friday 9.00am - 4.05pm

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    48 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    21 Dec 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 6 (Degree with honours)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Project Management: Oversight and contributing to global projects which define and streamline essential business processes to increase efficiency and reduce time
  • Project Leads: Leading and presenting in meetings to share innovative ideas and strategies which will enhance the implementation of new or revised processes that are driven by internal and external guidelines
  • Global Projects: Executing partnership with colleagues from China, US, India or other regulatory hub to assist in ensuring the success of a broad variety of global or regional initiatives, projects and business solutions
  • Process re-engineering: Accountability for process development, decision making, and change management
  • Communication and Change Management: Developing and maintaining instructional documents, procedures and guidelines to lead our state of continuous improvements
  • Stakeholder Management: Identify and build strong working relationships with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Risk management: Identify project risks and issues, assess impact of risks and issues on project timelines and deliverables. Develop and implement mitigation strategies to minimise impact to projects
  • Business Management: Support the development of budget and headcount analytics in addition to key performance indicators to support business decision making

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Apprenticeship standard: Level 6 Project Manager
  • Training provider: Cumbria University
  • Qualification: BSc Project Management
  • Delivery model: online learning

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, you will be eligible to apply for other positions within the business

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Team working


A Level or equivalent any subject (Grade 96 UCAS points) Essential

Things to consider

The apprentice must be able to demonstrate the required attitudes, behaviours and interpersonal skills associated with the professional workplace. The apprentice must be willing to commit an amount of personal time to study. Please ensure you check out travel options to be able to commute to the workplace.

About the employer

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Discovery Park House

Ramsgate Road


CT13 9ND


Caroline lees

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Project manager (integrated degree)

Level 6 (Degree with honours)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 05 Mar 2023