Project Manager

Date: Nov 9, 2021

Location: Morrisville, NC, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: Up to 25%

Requisition ID: 5064


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


Vascular Access – Built on a history of innovation, our Arrow® brand of technically advanced vascular access devices are renowned throughout the world. Many of our vascular access products have antimicrobial and antithrombogenic protection designed to reduce vascular-related complications and include long and short dwell central venous catheters (CVC), sheath introducers, arterial lines, peripherally inserted central catheters (PICC), as well as specialty devices and an advanced vascular positioning system to facilitate precise placement of a PICC or CVC near the heart. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

This position is responsible for the project management of new product development initiatives through a methodical approach of planning, executing and controlling projects from start to finish.  The PM demonstrates project ownership and guides teams through project execution process while translating strategic objectives to an execution level.  The PM ensures consistent practices throughout all phases of the project life cycle and across functional teams.  Use professional project management concepts and frameworks in accordance with company objectives to solve complex problems in a creative and effective way.   

Principal Responsibilities

Responsible for planning and managing global product development initiatives for the Vascular business unit. 
•    Effectively lead and drive project teams in a collaborative environment, completing project deliverables per target timelines and requirements.
•    Monitor project budgets, directing the efficient use of resources to effectively complete projects.
•    Lead project-related activities of project team members, providing guidance on conformance to established design control procedures.
•    Lead, coordinate and facilitate weekly meetings, action items, and follow-up with subject matter experts on expected deliverables
•    Prepare project summary reports, develop project plans, identifies risk and communicates mitigation activities.
•    Prepare and deliver project status presentations to Management regularly.
•    Partner with Marketing in business gating process for projects under his/her responsibility
•    Lead and/or participate in all phases of development starting with concept through post-market surveillance
•    Negotiate and resolve any conflicts and drive decisions among team / functional members to accomplish project and business goals. 
•    Define project resource requirements and negotiate with functional managers to obtain resources necessary to support assigned programs.
•    Adhere to all regulatory agency standards, company quality standards and corporate policies.
•    Must be able to travel domestically and internationally as business needs demand.

Education / Experience Requirements

•    BS in technical discipline (i.e. engineering, bio-science), advanced degree preferred
•    5 years of demonstrated experience in project management or project engineering working in a technical discipline, medical device and/or engineering preferred.
•    PMP certified is desirable; at a minimum proficiency with design control standards is required.  
•    Proficiency in Microsoft Office, specifically Microsoft Project, Powerpoint 

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Demonstrated customer relations, presentation, problem-solving, and negotiation skills.
•    Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills
•    Technical aptitude and displayed ability to grasp general knowledge of multiple disciplines and technologies
•    Self-starter with strong proactive work ethic, well-organized and detail-oriented
•    Ability to produce and present clear, concise written communications and presentations
•    Proven ability to influence across functions, drive collaboration and lead change 


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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