Project Manager

Job description

Looking for an experienced Project Manager for a leading Medical Device company in Galway.  You will be responsible for leading Sustaining projects within a division of the group.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead cross-functional teams and manages multiple projects from small to large scope, including schedule, scope, costs and resources.
  • Develop and implement overall project plan, including cost, schedule, risk and performance and monitors progress against business key objectives and goals.
  • Identify prioritization and resources needs for assigned projects and activities with supporting cross-functions.
  • Identify, communicate and manage technical challenges and business risks.
  • Drive and influence results by acting with speed, agility and adaptability, assigning clear authority and accountability while integrating and aligning efforts across manufacturing sites and cross-functions.
  • Provide structured thinking to project team on overall approach and delegates as appropriate.
  • Direct and train key project management processes.
  • Lead the team in appropriate decision making through strong judgment and the ability to analyze options and implications.
  • Investigate and develop approach/solution to address technical problems with project teams.
  • Direct control over activities and budget of one or more functional areas, divisions, product groups, projects/programs and/or operations.
  • Responsible for team and cross-functional level communications.
  • Responsible for elevating critical business decisions to the appropriate management boards and/or functional managers.
  • Lead, coach and help diverse and dispersed project team members to execute towards overall project goal(s).
  • Provide input to cross-functional Managers/Directors on team and team member performance.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with functional heads to drive success of project team members and overall team member contributions.
  • Direct and/or provide input to the technical approach on product design and process changes.
  • Identify, communicate, and manage project risk.
  • Monitor and ensure compliance with company policies and procedures (i.e. federal/country and regulatory requirements).
  • Knowledge of quality system use for the creation and continued compliance of products.
  • Actively review policy and practice improvements to drive functional excellence.
  • Influence cross-functional systems effectiveness.
  • Financial management, including budget, forecast, and strategic plan input and preparation.

Key requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in Engineering or Project Management.
  • 5-8 years of relevant experience.
  • Small and large cross-functional project team lead experience.
  • Must be willing and able to travel internationally ~10% of the time.
  • PMP certification desirable
  • Previous Sustaining experience and/or knowledge.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and work together with a cross-functional, multi-site sites.
  • Strong organization, execution and communication skills.
  • Problem solving technical expertise.

If you are interested in this role, please send your resume to or call me on 091 455 300.



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