Senior Project Manager

Date: Sep 15, 2021

Location: Morrisville, NC, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: Up to 25%

Requisition ID: 4493

 

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 teleflex.com.

 

Surgical - Whatever the latest surgical breakthrough looks like, Teleflex is working to make it happen. From our MiniLap® Percutaneous Surgical System to Weck® Hem-o-lok® Polymer Locking Ligation System, and Weck EFx® Shield™ Fascial Closure System, our portfolio of products adds up to a powerful offering of solutions that helps improve patient outcomes. These innovative, minimally invasive surgery products are offered alongside time-tested and trusted Pilling® Surgical Instrument and Lightsource solutions to provide a comprehensive set of solutions to meet the challenges of an evolving healthcare environment. 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 program 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.  Exercise a balance of independent judgment and group organization in developing methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.
In addition, working closing with the VP of R&D, this position will also develop and implement the PMO infrastructure for the Surgical BU, inclusive of consistent PM tools, processes and communication.    
 

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. 
•    Maintain and 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. 
•    Prepare project summary reports, develop project plans, identifies risk and communicates mitigation activities. 
•    Prepare and deliver project status presentations to Management regularly. 
•    Partner with Technical and Marketing leads for portfolio management of specific product family management 
•    Lead 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. 
•    Mentor project management team members assisting in their execution and development in project management skills, and develop strong influencing behaviors to drive business outcomes. 
•    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
•    Minimum of 5-8 years of demonstrated experience in project management 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.  
•    Demonstrated experience leading projects of complex systems – software, hardware, disposable integration 
•    Proficiency in Microsoft Office, specifically Microsoft Project, Powerpoint, Project Management tools – scheduling, budget, resource allocation 
 

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Knowledgable of lifecycle management planning, requirements and implementation 
•    Demonstrated customer relations, presentation, problem solving, and negotiation skills. 
•    Excellent leadership and communication skills a MUST.
•    Self-starter with strong proactive work ethic, well-organized and detail-oriented
•    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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