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Associate Manager

Job Title: Associate Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cork
REF: 95397
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Deirdre Finnerty
Telephone: 086 3073779

Associate Manager

Our client, a medical device company in Cork is currently looking to recruit an Associate Manager for their site.

Key Areas of Responsibility
  • Be an effective partner across all functions within divisional and GQO organisations to deliver associated new products in line with divisional pipelines.
  • Provide clear direction on projects and define prioritisations to the project management team for all product launches.
  • Successfully determine project scope, scale, resource & financial requirements etc. for each new product. Accountable for capital & expense budgets.
  • Critically assess new product charters & financial plans to extrapolate key deliverables such as standard cost and launch requirements.
  • Identify, hire and manage contract SMEs to validate and release new process / equipment to production in line with systems & specifications.
  • Link with broader AO team on common NPI issues and resolutions.
  • Partner with HR in identifying, acquiring top talent while developing and retaining talent within the team.
  • Provide direction to the team in complex or difficult situations, remove obstacles, assign appropriate resources and interface with other functions to assist with issue resolution.
  • Establish priorities imparting a sense of urgency and importance to effectively deliver new products per quality, cost and time constraints.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications Knowledge Skills
  • B.S in Mechanical Engineering or related engineering discipline. 5+ years’ experience in technical and/or project management roles within industries such as medical device, automotive or aerospace.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, influencing and presentation skills essential.
  • The individual should enjoy working in a dynamic & results oriented team based environment.
  • Demonstrated leadership, project management and engineering experience in new product introduction in a regulated environment preferred.
  • Results driven with strong leadership skills.
  • Flexibility essential with strong project management skills.
  • Requires an analytical, logical and strategic thought process.
  • Experience of GD&T, process mapping, statistical methods and process/ product validations would prove beneficial.
  • Excellent PC skills (MS Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Project).
  • Excellent attention to detail.

For further information on this Associate Manager role in Cork please contact Deirdre Finnerty on 086 3073779 /
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