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Project Leader Southend-on-Sea United Kingdom,  

OLYMPUS (company)

Posted on : 27 March 2017

Project Description

  • As part of the company  global manufacturing community, company's Manufacturing Business Center plays a key role in the development and manufacture of new, sophisticated medical and industrial products. Working with colleagues in Europe, the USA and Japan, our multi-disciplinary team of R&D engineers is fully equipped with the latest computer-aided design and modelling technologies, to enable them to develop medical workstations and fluid management products & accessories, and industrial Remote Visual Inspection devices.
  • Producing world class products in terms of Quality, Cost and Delivery isn't just desirable, it's essential.
  •  Therefore, in today's fast moving, ever changing world, we continue to invest in both our people and the latest equipment and processes to remain at the forefront in manufacturing technology.   

  Your Responsibilities:  
  • Plan and manage the projects to meet Product time-to-market and cost targets to the agreed standards                            
  •  Lead, manage and motivate the Project Team to achieve goals                            
  • Present regular progress reports, and escalate any issues for resolution to Senior Management                            
  • Create project schedules covering the complete project lifecycle                            
  •  Initiate, plan, execute, monitor and control activities                             
  •  Identify and manage internal and external stakeholder relationships                             
  • Create and maintain project risk management registers, issue logs and CI logs                            
  • Identify and maintain resource demand requirements to contribute to effective task management across the department                            
  • Ensure strict adherence to project governance is maintained at all times                            
  • Produce accurate project estimates of material costs, obtain necessary approval for this expenditure and manage the actual spend against the approved limit                            
  • Identify improvements to existing processes and practices                            
  • Assist Functional Managers with input for staff annual performance review                            
  • Work with the functional managers to ensure that all members of project team receive adequate product training to support the business needs                            
  • Work with the functional managers to plan future staff, skill and tool requirements                            
  •  Objectively review overall project performance against company quality, cost and delivery KPIs                             
  • Manage Engineering Change Requests, Technology Development Projects, Technology Research Projects and Continuous Improvement projects                              

 Your Qualifications:  
  • Project manager/leader with proven experience working within R&D/new product development.                            
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills; confident in front of project teams and senior management                            
  • Strong leadership, team coach and facilitator, a builder and empower of people                            
  • Proficient in the use of related tool (e.g MS Office, Powerpoint, Project)                            
  • Generating ideas and selecting the best way forward according to requirements                            
  •  Problem solving                            
  •  Development of Medical Devices (preferred)                            
  •  Working in a highly regulated and audited environment                             

Your Competencies:
The interview will be competence based and the following competencies will be assessed: 
  •  Leadership & responding to change                            
  • Problem solving, creativity& decision making                            
  • Teamworking                            
  • Project management                            


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