Technical & Engineering JobsAssociate Project Manager

  • GY50299
  • Permanent
  • Galway

Collins McNicholas

Job Purpose

An Associate Project Manager is an entry-level leader of a product or technology development project.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • People Management: Manages small cross-functional development teams (with assistance); leads teams effectively; provides input to functional managers on team and team member performance.
  • Product/Technology Management: Manages the technical challenges of technology application and new product development; identifies, communicates, and manages low levels of technical risk.
  • Project/Program Management: Manages key initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing processes; develops (with assistance) and implements project plan; builds team ownership and commitment to project plan.
  • Process Management: Implements TDP/PDP; leads team to complete activities to current policies and practices; keeps documentation organized, creates Scaling Plan and Design History File for the project.
  • Communications and Reviews: Responsible for team and cross-functional communications; liaison between the team and the PIB; leads (with assistance) phase and business reviews, project meeting minutes, issues log, metrics, and other key communications.

Specialized Knowledge and Skills

  • Strong experience in project managing significant new product activities that require collaboration with Divisional R&D, Program Management, Regulatory Affairs, Design Assurance,  Process Development, Sustaining Engineering and Operations.  
  • Proven leadership skills in change management and project management 
  • Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communications to project team and all stakeholders
  • Must be strong in people management and team building.
  • Must be proficient with MS Project.

 

Preferred Education and Experience

  • BS degree (min HETAC level 8/ 240 credits) in Engineering:  electrical, mechanical, industrial, software, manufacturing; and a Masters or Qualification in Project Management would be preferred.
  • 4+ years of project management/operations/new product development experience
  • Experience with development of medical devices a plus.
  • Strong communication skills across all levels in organisation

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Nicola Walsh.

Nicola.Walsh@collinsmcnicholas.ie

091-706717

 

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