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GO Coatings & Biomaterials Manager

Job Title: GO Coatings & Biomaterials Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cork
REF: 83490
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

GO Coatings & Biomaterials Manager

Our client, a medical device company in Cork are currently looking to recruit a GO Coatings & Biomaterials Manager for their site.

Job Purpose:
? The role is responsible for leading and directing all Engineering activities across GO/Franchise for Materials Coatings and Biomaterials from a development, optimization, in-sourcing and technical transformation (internally or externally on vendor sites) to meet the strategic objectives of the business.
? The role will work in close partnership with the Engineering in Joints, DACH and the US to ensure that all projects in the Materials Coatings and Biomaterials space with regard to Quality, Service, Growth and Cost are executed to exceed business metrics with the Strategic Vendors.
? This role will be a strategic position in determining the future state of Materials Coatings and Biomaterials processes across GO to ensure that a high quality, consistent supply of parts at the most efficient price, that enables growth for the business is attained.
? The role will be expected to have a long terms strategic vision for the business and be accountable for transforming the company performance in this space. Particular focus will be on strategic fixation coatings that drive significant value for the business.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:
? Responsibility for managing the function of Coatings Technology and Biomaterials Team and all dedicated staff Implement GO projects to ensure consistent delivery in the areas of Quality, Service, Growth and Cost Management and responsibility for execution of all Capital Projects
? Facilitate global innovation, leverage and standardisation in the Materials Coating and Biomaterials space across GO
? Build Strategic roadmaps for Materials Coating Transformation for the Global business, in the space for Joints, DACH and US.
? Ensure consistent supply of critical Biomaterials for the Supply Chain
? Integrated MAKE / BUY decisions into the Materials Coatings space for the transformational adoption of new technologies
? Responsibility for ensuring Vendor Strategies in line with the Strategic Metrics of the Business for GO
? Build Pipeline of Technical Projects in the Materials Coatings and Biomaterials Space to ensure 40% COGS target is met for the business across GO
? Develop and execute Technical Standardisation Strategies across GO
? Collaborate with Materials Development and R&D groups to ensure that Front End Technologies are being executed to plan to ensure that they are implemented in the correct timeframes on the sites
? Integrate Strategies into NPI Design for Manufacturing Programs

Qualifications & Experience
? Ph.D. & Degree in Materials Science, Chemistry, Engineering or a related discipline
? Minimum 7+ years Materials Science Management experience in a senior
? Operations / Engineering Management role within a multinational
? Previous portfolio & people management expertise developing and implementing processes for new products on a global scale.
? Significant experience in a Global Matrixed Management Role within Life Sciences
? Experience in Execution of Large Scale
? Speaks English

Master?s in Business Administration and / or Engineering

For further information on this GO Coatings & Biomaterials role in Cork please contact Deirdre Finnerty on 091730022 /
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