Project Manager GLS

Date: Mar 21, 2023

Location: Morrisville, NC, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: Up to 10%

Requisition ID: 7833


About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit


Global Operations - Global Operations is a complex and diverse organization within the company which is responsible for product fulfilment to all our customers from end to end. We pride ourselves on being totally Customer Centric in our unrelenting focus on Improving Quality, Service and Value as perceived by our customers. Our employees are dedicated to the Global Operations Enterprise Excellence journey. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

As Project Manager, you will have responsibility for full project delivery, leading the coordination and completion of projects on time, within budget and scope, on a range of cross-functional or global projects. You will be required to work on projects of diverse scopes and demonstrate problem-solving ability where data analysis requires evaluating identifiable factors. You must demonstrate good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining and implementing solutions. 

The role will oversee all aspects of assigned projects, set deadlines, assign responsibilities, and monitor and summarize progress of project. Prepare project status reports for senior leadership and maintain ongoing engagement with key project stakeholders. You will be required to lead and direct the work of project team members and exercise a wide degree of creativity and latitude to address and resolve project issues.

Principal Responsibilities

•    Lead a team to assess the transition of sites from current processes and systems for label design and change management to the developed Global Labelling System for 3rd party finished good suppliers (PFG).
•    Lead the reengineering of current state processes for Label Design Centres to define the standard controls for working with 3rd party suppliers.
•    Define future state processes, responsibilities, master data management and documentation to support standardization for labelling for 3rd party PFGs.
•    Coordinate project resources for the flawless execution of projects, work with functional managers to secure project resources.
•    The PM is required to develop and work closely with cross-functional project teams to develop, maintain and manage effective execution of project plans, schedules and actions. 
•    Lead the team in the definition of project scope and objectives and drafting of project charter, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility.
•    Ensure all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget following Project Management best practice.
•    Create and manage project activities through Planview - online project management software.
•    Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs through appropriate tools and channels
•    Measure project performance and project risks using appropriate tools and techniques.
•    Establish project governance process in line with global governance practices, report and escalate to management as required .
•    Establish and maintain relationships with all key stakeholders.
•    Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation.
•    Delegate project tasks as appropriate to project coordinator based their strengths, skill sets and experience levels.
•    Act as the main point of contact for all project related communications through all levels of the organization.
•    Responsible for the gathering of key lessons learned and sharing these to build on project execution knowledge in the organization.
•    Participate in the Project Manager Community of Practice (PMCOP) to learn and understand best practices, templates etc.

Education / Experience Requirements

•    Bachelor (or equivalent) degree in a business or engineering discipline
•    5 years related experience with a Bachelors degree OR 3 years related experience with a Masters degree
•    PM qualification required - Project Management Professional (PMP) Preferred
•    MS Project knowledge required

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Strong people management skills 
•    Approachable and enthusiastic. 
•    Flexible, adaptable and innovative to meet project needs 
•    Good organizational skills with cultural awareness and sensitivity

Key Relationships / Interfaces:

•    Project Manager
•    Project team members
•    Site & Regional leadership
•    Cross-functional Leadership teams

Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 262-439-1894.

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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