Engineering Project Manager

Posted 04 October 2023
LocationCounty Galway
Contact NameOliver Hayes

Job description

What you need to know

A leading medical device company that has a global reach and is at the forefront of developing new medical technologies is seeking an experienced and committed Engineering Project Manager for an 18-month contract in Galway City.

As Project Manager, you will report directly to the Programme Director and manage all operational aspects of ongoing projects and serve as a critical link between project management and planning, project teams and line management.

This is an 18-month contract.


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Key duties & responsibilities include:

  • Manage the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serve as a link between project management and planning, project team, and line management.

  • Review the status of projects and budgets and prepare status reports.

  • Assess project issues and develop resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client satisfaction.

  • Develop mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem-solving with project managers, line managers, clients, and other stakeholders.

  • Establish operational plans and implement policies and strategies.

  • Manage budget or P&L accountability for a department, function or geography.

  • Strive for continuous improvement and consistency in deliverables.

  • Propose modifications to functional operating policies and day-to-day processes.

  • Communicate with internal and external customers and vendors regarding ongoing operations.

  • Use information exchange, influence and active persuasion to gain the cooperation of other parties.

What are we looking for?

  • A degree in Science, Engineering, or another relevant discipline.

  • A minimum of 5 years’ relevant experience successfully managing complex projects in a regulated environment.

  • Strong practical knowledge in leading and managing the execution of processes, projects and tactics.

  • Ability to work independently under limited supervision to determine and develop approaches to solutions.

  • Coach and review the work of lower-level specialists.

  • Track record of taking responsibility for entire projects or processes within a certain field.

  • Strong problem-solving skills and the capability to offer creative solutions to challenges.

  • Passionate about continually improving processes, systems or products to enhance performance.

  • Can communicate effectively with senior internal and external customers and vendors.

  • Experience in guidance, coaching and training colleagues.

  • PMP, Agile and/or Master’s in Project Management is highly desirable.


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