Project Controls Manager

A leading global bio-pharma organisation are expanding their European operations and require a new Associate Director to lead project controls supporting this growth phase. The company employs over 3,000 staff in Ireland alone and have facilities across Europe in France, Spain, Belgium, Austria & Germany. Initially, this role will focus on projects within the Irish network however the scope will expand to other European destinations so availability to travel is required.

The Position

As a key member of the Global Engineering Group, you will take the lead on project controls across a portfolio of work within both the local Irish network as well as supporting other European sites. This is a challenging position and will require flexibility to travel to Irish sites as well as European locations during crucial stages of the various projects.

  • Reporting to the Director of Engineering Services; this is a single-contributor position. You will work within a peer group of approximately 16 others across various sites in Europe and work closely with on-site teams within each project you undertake
  • Manage a portfolio of approximately 12 projects with a value of up to €10 million per project
  • You will support the resolution of deviations; running investigations across equipment and process deviations, system failures and under-performance ensuring root cause analysis are carried out, a solution is delivered, and corrective actions are implemented across systems and equipment
  • Contribute to lean initiatives within engineering projects specifically
  • Facilitate process optimisation projects within the engineering group
  • Analyze data and execute control plans effectively
  • Collaborate closely with internal stakeholders and project teams as well as external consultants to support the successful delivery of key projects
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to deliver engineering projects – quality, supply-chain, manufacturing, finance etc.

The Person

  • Third level Degree qualified in a technical discipline
  • Have a minimum of 8 years working in a similar role
  • Be collaborative in your approach to work and be an effective communicator
  • Thorough understanding of project controls and the ability to make recommendations to the business
  • Autonomous and a self-starter

The Benefits

  • €90,000 – €100,000
  • Performance bonus- 9%
  • Family healthcare plan
  • Pension contribution fund
  • Life assurance (four times salary)
  • Share scheme
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Parking

To discover more about this opportunity, apply now or contact Aisling Clements at HRM on +353 1 632 1883 for a confidential discussion.

Salary: €90000 - €100000 Location: Dublin North