Project Leader , Engineering – medical devices
A senior engineer is needed to join an international project to support the organisation to assess the feasibility of new technologies introduction.
Leading Life Cycle Management supply chain projects for the Engineering Science and Technology organization for the product platforms.
Work with global program managers to manage all project activities in their field of responsibility.
Design project plans and execute projects based on those plans.
Determine resource requirements and priorities for a given project and communicate these requirements to management in a regular and timely fashion.
Effectively communicate project expectations to team members in a timely and clear fashion.
Monitor progress of all major tasks/ milestones through to completion with all project team members and other assigned owners to maintain accurate visibility of project status.
Forecasts, plan, track and report on project budget status
Report/ escalate any slippage that impacts the planned deployment dates.
Identify the critical path and work with team pull in / maintain completion dates
Stand in for Program leaders when required.
Develop / maintain full-scale project plans and associated communication documents.
Adhere to the corporate project management methodology.
On demand, lead initiatives and coordinate cross-functional team at regional level to drive business and organizational results.
Work with internal partners in the global organization, including business units, researchers, sales consultants, marketing and product development personnel.
Manage project risks, including mitigation
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Industrial- or Mechanical- or Process Engineering
Project Management PMP certification or equivalent
Lean/Six Sigma certificate and experience (process optimization/change management).
5+ years of related business experience in a technical environment with 2+ years experience in supply chain / manufacturing project management role.
Background in Medical Device, high tech or regulated industry preferred.
Experience in a global matrixed management role
Skilled in MS Project and MS Office applications
Good understanding of LEAN and Six Sigma Concepts
Michael Bailey International is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.