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Project Engineer (33574) - UK

Medical/Pharmaceutical - Operations
Ref: 275 Date Posted: Wednesday 06 Feb 2019
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Summary of position

To manage New Product Development project following the company Design Control procedures and Stage Gate project portfolio management system coordinating the activities of project core team activities to current and new regulations across a range of departments from R&D, Regulatory, Marketing, Labelling, Packaging, Medical, Clinical, Engineering and Operations. Manage Design Control changes to documentation. 


Duties & Responsibilities: 

Responsibilities listed below do not represent the full scope of duties and responsibilities but aims to be representative of the fundamentals expected of a Project Engineer. All work will be carried out in accordance with company SOP`s, policies and procedures. 

• Background in material science (to ease of communication) preferred. 
• Able to assimilate information quickly. 
• Assume responsibility for understanding interim project goals and longer-term deadlines and the required interactions between departments. 
• Delivering to agreed timescales in line with project plans with a high level of complexity in a changing environment and identification of resource gaps. 
• Take ownership of project risks to ensure they are targeted and communicated in a timely manner. 
• Interact with all levels of company management and, if needed, external experts. 
• Verify own work through Client’s systems. 
• Liaise with and supervise vendors contracted to supply design and development information and activities to related to the project and company. 
• Working as part of a Global Project Core Team with its inherent communication and cultural challenges. 

• Works with limited technical supervision. 
• Exhibits effective time management and decision-making skills. 
• Is proactive, demonstrating a high level of initiative but consistency. 
• Capable of budget estimation and management. 
• Has excellent team working skills and flexibility. 
• Has skill to communicated risk and soft skills to address risk. 

Qualifications and Experience: 
Preferred – project management background. 
Required – ability to project manage complex, changing projects within a pressured environment and communicate progress regarding the current project milestone. 
Required – high level of soft skill 

Special Aptitudes: 
Highly Computer Literate. 
Willing to work in virtual teams. 
Can track tasks within a project. 
Can manage and communicate change. 

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