Project Manager

Highly Competitive
Posting date: 12 Nov 2018
This vacancy has now expired

One of the biggest pharmaceutical companies in the world is looking for a Project Manager (Manufacturing) to help the company demonstrate and maintain compliance in accordance with the new EU Medical Device Regulations. This is a contract role based in Switzerland.

Job Role:

  • Liaise with all key stakeholders when formulating and communicating the Project Plans.
  • Ensure continually deployment of the MDR Plan through consistent excellence in project management.
  • Coordinate and support manufacturing activities
  • Work closely with the functional business leads to ensure the efficiency and effectiveness of the solution deployed in support of the business goals and objectives.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan, schedule and track project timelines using appropriate tools.
  • Schedules and facilitates project status meetings and advises management on project status, risk and mitigation including executive reporting.
  • Communicates project implementation options, schedule, quality and risk to stakeholders, as well as offer recommendations based on these elements.
  • Application of world-class manufacturing & project tools and techniques with process areas. Control and direct manufacturing validation effort for existing and new processes.
  • Process review and optimization of specified process area/s.
  • Support the Manufacturing Organization in creation, review and release of MPI & Risk Management Activities
  • Responsible to originate/oversee/assist in the creation & release of change orders (COs) through Agile PLM software.
  • Initiate, route, verify and handle all the administrative paperwork and formalities in coordination with multiple departments stakeholder contacts.

Education, Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelors degree in business, information systems or related discipline, or equivalent and extensive related project experience.
  • 1-3 years experience in managing business projects, using project management tools, e.g., MS Project
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively define, plan and manage projects
  • Ability to take ideas from concept to realization, balancing big-picture orientation and attention to detail
  • Proven exceptional written and oral presentation skills
  • Experience with systems implementation/rollout projects preferred
  • Experience in a Medical Device regulated environment
  • Certificates in Program/Project Management will enhance candidacy but are not a requirement
  • Demonstrates leadership qualities including confidence, transparency, integrity, innovation, passion, patience and tenacity.

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