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October 23 2018

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Job Opportunity: NPI ENGINEERING MANAGER:CareerWise Recruitment

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   » Job ID.:15396026
   » Employer ID.:RI/CW122001
   » Published:12-OCT-2018
   » income:NEGOTIABLE
   » Job location:LEINSTER, WEXFORD
   » Employment Type:PERMANENT


An ***EXCELLENT OPPORTUNITY*** has opened up for a NPI Engineering Manager in a multinational Medical Devices company in South-East of Ireland. This is a brand new function to join their ever expanding teams.

THE Function:
* Lead the development and implementation of a project portfolio that aligns with the strategic goals of the company and ensure best practice in project governance by maximising systems, people and processes. Projects within the portfolio will range in scope from programs of incremental improvement through to significant breakthroughs and new product introduction and development.
* Demonstrate strong leadership abilities expertise, influencing competencies, and a proven capability to drive lasting behavioural change. Lead the implementation of change aligned with the culture of self-direction, empowerment, and accountcapability, with sensitivity to the particular challenges of change management. Provide leadership abilities and guidance to the Project Management and NPI teams.
* Manage the portfolio of projects using standardised project management methods. This will involve working closely with stakeholders in other plants and departments in a challenging environment of competing priorities to achieve optimal results that are aligned with the company's strategic goals.
* Manage the portfolio of the financial budget processes and ensure that projects are delivered to agreed budgetary commitments
* Employ Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma methodologies such as process mapping, root cause analysis, cause and effect matrices, FMEA, as appropriate in project work.
* Provide leadership abilities and focus on strategic planning to assess and prioritise projects under the criteria defined in project management policy. Maintain the project prioritisation register and ensure project reporting is timely and accurate. Analyse and recognise patterns and trends in key performance indicators. Seek to propose and justify projects in a pro-active way.
* Commit to a personal training and development program linked to the strategic business requirements of the position. Maintain professional and technical expertise by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
* Lgain the manufacturing processes and equipment in order to understand them, to be competent in providing direction for process improvements. Promote standardization, familiarity and commonality of processes & management systems across the site.
* Lead the NPI engineering function within the New Ross Site to ensure that customer needs are met in a timely manner, by ensuring exceptional handover and commercialisation from the R&D teams and or customer transfers.
* Work closely with the commercial teams to ensure new products and R&D projects are continually added to the pipeline to ensure revenue commitments.
* Develop productive & effective relationships with colleagues in other sites, facilitating the sharing of best practice in both directions.
* Take responsibility as required for selected corrective and preventative actions as they apply to our technical and project management systems.
* Develop documentation and assist in training employees in new or improved procedures and processes.

* Bachelor's degree in Manufacturing/Engineering field. Master's preferred.
* Minimum practice: 8/10 years' in an operations environment.
* 5 years in leadership abilities capacity.

Please call Michael Hanrahan today For more information on 021-2019817 or Email address:

CareerWise Recruitment (In Search of Excellence)
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