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Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Industry:
REF: 86354
Job Published: about 2 months ago

Job Description

Project Manager

Our client, a manufacturing company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Project Manager for their site.

Job Summary:
  • To support our commercial team to achieve business growth in line with company strategy, by managing projects/products and ensuring the on-time and on-budget delivery of high quality solutions to our customers.
  • The role is a customer facing position within the organization, with responsibility of driving and supporting projects, key delivery of projects and driving revenues and opportunities within customers.
  • The candidate should be highly driven to achieve and deliver on targets and demonstrate experience within this field.

Critical Requirements:
  • Significant Project Management experience within Product Development/Engineering preferably with PMI knowledge.
  • Commercial understanding of the NPD and Manufacturing process.

Responsibilities:
  • Work closely with PMO lead to establish & drives best practices within Projects
  • Work closely with the commercial team to develop solutions based on customer requirements that deliver a significant return on investment for the business in line with PMO guidelines
  • Liaising with key customers and managing expectations of same, with a view to increasing revenues and margin with customers.
  • Supporting & Leading Projects across the required business functions which could include Design, Tooling, Validation and Production Projects, working to PMO framework
  • Supporting New Business Development Initiatives, which could include project costing & proposals, research and marketing initiatives, amongst others
  • Participate and lead where necessary internal projects and initiatives, inclusive Operational Development, R&D related projects
  • To support and drive continuous cost reduction programs.

Requirements:
  • Qualified to degree level (or equivalent) in a numerate discipline.
  • Proven experience in Engineering, Design and Project Management per PMI guidelines, within the Medical Device Sector, ideally with Multinational organizations with 5yrs + experience
  • Previous experience of risk management and in using risk management tools
  • Knowledge of the Design Control Process (Medical Device Industry) would be an advantage
  • Ideally must be proficient in lean sigma
  • Understanding of financial, marketing, design, manufacturing and sales process in the context of product Development and manufacture
  • Positive with a can-do solution focused attitude, with an ability to work on own initiative

For further information on this Project Manager role in Galway please contact Jenny Mullery on 091730022 / jmullery@hero.ie
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