UK - Project Engineer - Normal

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Product development
  3. United Kingdom
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Posting date: 18 Jun 2019

An internationally renowned pharmaceutical company is currently advertising a Project Engineer - Normal to their office in High Wycombe. This top 10 pharma company works across multiple sectors, including medical devices, pharmaceutical research, and consumer health. The vacancy offers an exciting opportunity to work with a company with over 100,000 professionals around the globe.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Managing New Product Development projects, following the company Design Control procedures and Stage Gate project portfolio management system.
  • Coordinating the activities of project core team activities to current MDD and new MDR regulations across a range of departments from R&D, Regulatory, Marketing, Labelling, Packaging, Medical, Clinical, Engineering, and Operations.
  • Managing Design Control changes to documentation. Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Assimilating information quickly.
  • Assuming responsibility for understanding interim project goals, 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.
  • Taking ownership of project risks to ensure they are targeted and communicated in a timely manner.
  • Interacting with all levels of company management and, if needed, external experts.
  • Verifying own work through DePuys systems.
  • Liaising with and supervising vendors contracted to supply design, 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.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Project Management background preferred.
  • Background in material science (to ease of communication) preferred.
  • Ability to project manage complex, changing projects within a pressured environment and communicate progress regarding the current project milestone.
  • Willing to work in virtual teams.
  • Can track tasks within a project.
  • Can manage and communicate change.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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