Medical Project Manager - West Country

Excellent salary & relocation packages are available - Medical/Pharmaceutical - Operations
Ref: 269 Date Posted: Monday 05 Aug 2019
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We have just started recruiting for an exciting role for our global client. Our clients are a world-class innovation, design and product development team with a driven purpose to design a better world, and a strong track record of delivering successful products and experiences for clients in medical, consumer and industrial sectors. To support the growth and ambition of the business, we are looking for a project manager to lead their multidisciplinary projects. We are looking for an experienced individual who will enjoy the challenge of working across several projects to help deliver excellence to their clients, on time and within budget.

Skills and Experience:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience of project management within medical product development, leading multidisciplinary teams.
  • Enjoys working in a fast paced, multi-task environment under pressure and tight time constraints
  • Excellent at planning and defining project scope, goals and deliverables, through use of Microsoft Project
  • Develops and communicates accurate project schedules and timelines.
  • Champion benefits of project management across the business
  • Ability to understand the challenges in a project and resource accordingly
  • Ensures on-time and budget project execution and delivery by managing risks, driving decisions, sustaining commitments to decision made, and implementing contingency plans with urgency, high quality of execution and impact.
  • Critical thinking and problem solving leading to excellent decision making.
  • Experience and ability to use project management tools such as Microsoft Project to define and manage budget.
  • Capable of defining project quality across multidisciplinary team.
  • Define, document and update project proposals through full development cycle.
  • Document lessons learnt through development and implement improvements needed for future programmes.
  • Robust risk management, including working within design control under quality management systems.
  • Experience working to ISO 13485, ISO 9001 and ISO 14971.
  • Experience and ability to implement different project management methods including PRINCE2, Agile etc.
  • Strong commercial understanding related to income, profitability, efficiency, costs and value.
  • Experience of subcontract/supplier definition, selection, negotiation and management.
  • Excellent communication skills (from ability to relate well to colleagues to deliver presentation to senior client audiences).
  • Ability to inspire and lead by example.
  • It would be an advantage to have consultancy experience.

Specialists in consultancy

At Medical Engineers we have a range of technical consulting jobs in the medical engineering industry throughout the UK. Requiring a broad range of technical and management skills and most importantly the ability to communicate effectively. Consultancy roles require candidates with unique abilities. Roles vary in length of contract depending on clients’ requirements.

Our degree qualified consultants have specialist knowledge of the UK medical engineering consultancy job market. We have a successful track record in finding the best candidates for our clients who know and trust Medical Engineers to understand their business requirements.

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