Project Manager / Engineering Project Controller - PRINCE2

£45000 - £50000 per annum
01 Jun 2017
29 Jun 2017
Elina Lund
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Project Manager

Location: Basingstoke

Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 (depending on experience)

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Job Role:

Our Client is a successful UK medical devices business with an expanding range of complex patient monitoring and defibrillation products aimed at a growing number of international market places. Based in Basingstoke with staff and operations across several international sites, this SME has a track record of growth, penetration into new markets and is becoming a challenger against much larger, incumbent competition. Their success is based on a fast-moving and dynamic approach combined with an aggressive and ambitious product development pipeline which has quickly met and is now exceeding other market offerings.

They are looking for a Project Manager to work alongside the Director of System Engineering and Test to create plans to achieve the Company’s product development objectives. Responsibilities include:

* Creating detailed planning of development projects from inception, design, testing and into production;
* Tracking and managing projects to ensure they are running to plan, are in accordance with the Company’s ISO13485 quality system and budget;
* Liaising with the R & D team, operations department, regulatory department, suppliers/subcontractors to keep the development projects running smoothly and on time;
* Developing budgets for development projects;
* Reporting on progress and issues to the Director of System Engineering and Test and other senior management team members;
* Managing subcontractor development projects involving developing new or refining and enhancing existing product features;
* Ensuring the Design History File is kept up to date through the course of development projects.

Applicants will have an engineering degree (or equivalent) and a strong background in project management. In addition, applicants will have first-class analytical and problem solving skills with a dedication to maintaining high quality standards. A good technical understanding of both electronics and mechanical design along with software is essential as well as a good eye for detail. In addition, applicants will have experience managing parallel development projects which move into large scale manufacture.

The successful candidate will have exceptional interpersonal skills, be a self-starter and work well as a part of a team. He/she will be highly PC literate. Experience with medical devices, consumer electronics project management, ISO13485 and Prince2 Practitioner qualifications are desirable.

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Candidates with experience or relevant job titles of; Project Manager, Project Coordinator, Prince2, Project Management, Technical Project Manager, Engineering Project Manager, Project Controller, Mechanical Design Project Manager, Medical Devices, Electronics Project Management, ISO13485, PRINCE2 Practitioner, Software Project Manager, Project Development Manager may also be considered for this role.