Senior Project Manager (Product Development)

Posted 12 August 2021
Salary€60000 - €70000 per annum
LocationGalway, County Galway, Connaught
Job type Contract
DisciplineEngineering Leaders and Specialists
ContactEmma Mullen

Job description

A global medical device healthcare solutions company who are committed to improving lives through medical technologies, services, and solutions and operate across 350 facilities in 150 countries, with an innovative portfolio of over 46,000 patents are currently looking for a Senior Product Development & Project Manager.

The Role

Working within the New Product Development and Projects team, you will:

  • Lead or leverages cross functional teams to evaluate, develop and manage projects for new product development and ongoing lifecycle management of products, processes and therapies.

  • Oversees and manages the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serves as liaison between project management and planning, project team, and line management.

  • Manages the development and implementation process of a company's products and services involving departmental or cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of new or existing products and processes.

  • Manages contract manufacturer to ensure the project plans and objectives are met.

  • Reviews status of projects and budgets; manages schedules and prepares status reports.

  • Monitors the project from initiation through delivery.

  • Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives.

  • Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers, and clients.

  • Gathers requirements, works on requirements planning, requirements elicitation and requirements management to ensure they meet demands of project's key stakeholders.

  • Communicates with stakeholders, obtains stakeholder engagement to ensure the end products or processes will solve the business problems.

  • Work independently under limited supervision to determine and develop approach to solutions.

The Person

  • Minimum of 4 years of relevant experience, or advanced degree with a minimum of 2 years relevant experience.

  • Project Management experience in Medical Devices and New Product Development desired.

  • PMP certification or advanced PM qualification desired.

  • Strong risk management and change management knowledge and experience is a plus in this role.