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Engineering & Technical

Project Manager - Senior J - Cork

Contract Type: Contract
Sector:
Location: Cork
Date: 19/04/2018
Job Reference: 88484

Job Description

Contact: Caroline Kingston
Email: caroline@hero.ie
Telephone: 086 8395531

Project Manager - Senior
Our client, a medical device company in Cork are currently looking to recruit a Project Manager - Senior for their site on a contract basis.

Job Purpose:

  • Lead the Implementation of the new Medical Device Regulations (MDR) program across the MAKE organisation with reference to Quality, Operations, Engineering and Regulatory considerations.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Consolidation and validation of Project Plans and deliverables.
  • Co-ordination of effective resourcing of project and the management of individual performances to defined objectives across Global Orthopaedics.
  • Provision of clearly defined responsibilities and objectives for project team members
  • Definition and execution of individual performance improvement and development plans for team members in-line with the Project Implementation timeline & objectives
  • Management, motivation and development of staff to meet project goals
  • Provision of continuous support and mentoring to the team members.
  • Identification of training needs of staff and opportunities for development to maximize their potential.
  • Management of day-to-day deliverables of the Project teams
  • Work with the project team members on a continuous basis to ensure objectives are met or exceeded
  • Consolidate and communicate project status updates as per stakeholder expectations
  • Manage communication and work commitments with teams’ external to the core team.
  • Co-ordinate project meetings, manage attendance and ensure defined behavioural norms are sustained.
  • Facilitate issue resolution through strong and consistent leadership and the application of leadership development tools
  • Facilitate technical problem resolution through the application of best practice tools such as 8-D, DMAIC, etc.
  • Ensure that all changes and activities conform to local and corporate, statutory, legislative and regulatory requirements for GMP, HSE and Quality.
  • Create and maintain an environment of innovative continuous improvement, focusing on quality, cost reduction, process development and supply

Key Competencies Required
  • Experienced in project leadership and in PM systems and tools
  • Track record in team leadership including mentoring & coaching skills demonstrated in a business environment
  • Strong communication, reporting and presentation skills.
  • Good organizational skills and orientation to detail
  • Strong time management focus.
  • Familiar and experienced in problem solving methodologies.
  • Strong influencing and negotiation skills.
  • Drive, energy and enthusiasm for delivering to commitments.
  • Demonstrated record of strategic thinking and tactical responsiveness
  • Continuous Improvement Focus

Qualifications & Experience
Essential:
  • 3rd Level Degree, preferably in mechanical or manufacturing engineering
  • Proven Project Management experience
  • Track record of project delivery.
  • Working knowledge of Quality Management Standards
Desirable
  • Experience in high volume medical device manufacturing environment
  • Track Record in people leadership and development
  • Certification in Project Management
  • Project management experience in the Health Care Industry.
  • Master’s in Business Administration and / or Engineering

For further information on this Project Manager - Senior role in Cork please contact Caroline Kingston on 086 8395531 / caroline@hero.ie
Check out all our open jobs on our HERO Recruitment website – www.hero.ie

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