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Senior Project Manager

Our client, a leading global healthcare company in Sligo, is seeking a Senior Project Manager on an initial 12 month contract.

Role Purpose:

To ensure the plant meets its customer service, financial, inventory management, quality and safety goals through the effective management of critical Change Projects and Strategic Programs.

Major Duties and Responsibilities
  • To ensure the smooth completion of site projects or project transfers from other sites into Sligo.
  • Work collaboratively with Sligo functional groups, CFTs and other site Project Managers to develop Project Plans.
  • Establish Timeline and required Project Management Tool for Projects by leading the team in compiling the input for required deliverables.
  • Manage execution of Project Plan timeline and plan to ensure all elements of Project Plan are completed by Cross–Functional team.
  • Ensure regulatory and compliance requirements are met for the projects.
  • Update of timeline as required and communicate project status/ progress to management.
  • Evaluate impact of project changes and adjust implementation activities as required with required contingency plans implemented and executed.
  • Identify and communicate any project related issues to Site Management and or Division Management as appropriate and develop contingencies.
  • Present and obtain approval for various reviews as defined during project timeline.
  • Support all other project assignments, as defined and assigned by site management.
  • Ensure the Project documentation is in compliance with the quality requirements.
  • Ensure that the plant meets the quality requirements of its customers, internal quality systems, internal & external auditors and other external agencies.
  • Liaise with and seek appropriate advice from and report when necessary to colleagues in other sites.
  • Ensure all employees, including those not under his/her direct supervision, comply with all company rules and regulations.
  • Complete all activities in a safe manner ensuring that any potential safety issues and areas for improvement are addressed. Recommend / Implement improvements to EHS and foster continuous improvement to develop a safety culture.
  • Ensure Environmental procedures eg recycling, waste minimization are adhered to and improvements made where possible.
  • Optimise the use of human resources by encouraging an atmosphere of involvement, open communication and effective teamwork


  • 6-8 years Senior Project Management experience, ideally in a pharmaceutical/healthcare company.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Colin Byrne.