Posted to MedZilla on 7/25/2017


England, UK - Project Manager - Senior QA_IG_12621-MZ


ProClinical is working with a global Medical Device company based in United Kingdom who are looking to add to an existing R&D department. Our client has focus on designing medical devices that are distributed across the world.  It is 12 months of contract

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the commercialization and delivery of products to the Orthopaedic market that Positions the company as a leader in the industry.
  • Works to establish a competitive advantage for all new product introduction programs and projects that are part of an overall product portfolio.
  • Uses leadership skills to ensure that cross functional resources are assigned and held accountable for task and outcome completion.
  • Ensures that products are launched on time and meet established goals and objectives that support the financial and competitive goals of the organization. 
  • Under general supervision, makes decisions affecting project budgets, assignment/alignment of resources, project execution and surgeon/customer relations.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in technical field or equivalent experience in medical device field. Graduate degree a plus 
  • 3-5 years product development experience as an individual contributor in the medical devices or related field. Orthopaedic implant, instrument and technology design experience preferred.
  • Compliance with/awareness of Trade secrets, product development initiatives, marketing plans, sales numbers, company strategies and overall business plans and objectives. 
  • May Present at National Sales Meetings, ORS/AAOS and other professional meetings 
  • Perform all job duties in full accordance with the Worldwide Policies on Information Asset Protection, maintain password(s) as Confidential, and protect Critical Business Information. 
  • Care Compliance Program and Code of Conduct. 
  • Manages projects within portfolio and makes commitments to meet specific business goals and objectives. 
  • Manages and tracks project budget with components that include human resources, prototypes, suppliers, and general expenses to meet established return on investments per project. 
  • Provides competitive and business analysis to Global Program Director and Program managers the is relayed to the WW Business Team to aid in developing the program and project strategies. 
  • Actively addresses offensive and defensive infringement and patent protection as it applies to projects. 
  • Actively involved with design surgeons and customers aligned with new product development project. 
  • Ensures cross-functional resources are aligned and assigned to tasks and deliverables that are part of the program management and project plan. 
  • Uses interdependent partnering for developing relationships for appropriate regulatory, marketing, clinical, testing, manufacturing and prototyping resources and support. 
  • Applies the PACE process, Stage Gates and use of Design Excellence tools as part of the commercialization process. 
  • Establishes and manages timelines, milestones, tasks and deliverables as part of project planning. 
  • Identifies risk and contingency plans as part of the project management role.

To Apply:

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