Together we can make a difference
At Getinge we are dedicated and passionate about helping our customers save lives and ensure excellent care. We provide innovations for operating rooms, intensive-care units, sterilization departments and for life science companies and institutions. Our portfolio combines well-known product brands such as Maquet, Pulsion, Atrium, Lancer and Datascope – just to name a few.
A career at Getinge will provide career opportunities that both inspire and challenge. Here, you can make a difference every day.
Chief Project Manager
Getinge is looking for a talented Chief Project Manager to our Business Area (BA) Surgical Workflows with location outside Halmstad. We develop products for the healthcare sector aimed for the global market. Getinge is in an exciting and intensive period of change and this role offers a great opportunity to be part of a successful international organization with focus on driving and developing our projects to the next level. You will interface with a wide variety of key stakeholders and have the possibility to make contacts with all functions across the organisation.
In this position you will have responsibility for the project development of new products within the BA Surgical Workflows. You will be planning and leading the projects according to our processes. You will be involved in all aspects, from initial pre-studies by Marketing and Development right through to final handover to the Supply Chain for serial production.
As a project manager, you will coordinate and cooperate with different stakeholders, from R&D and business development to purchasing, quality department and also top management.
Your main responsibilities and tasks will be:
- Managing development projects including budget and time lines
- Project monitoring, follow ups and reporting, including regular reports to senior management
- Presentation of projects in front of international management boards
- Internal and external communication
- Handling requests for quotations including review of user requirements and preparing quotations, support of make or buy decisions
- Create, review and approve applicable project documentation
- Define project risks and evaluate project result (cost, time and quality)
- Plan and run internal and external project meetings, continuously tracking of mile stones
- Actively contribute to continuous improvements in development processes and project management
The position is located at our manufacturing site in Getinge, Halmstad. Limited travelling is required. The position reports to the Director R&D Project Office SW.
The Ideal Candidate
Ideally for the position you have at least three years´ experience within development and/or project management. You are comfortable managing several projects concurrently. Knowledge of R&D processes in global companies or experience within medical devices is desirable. You have a sound engineering understanding and an academic degree within engineering (such as mechanical, mechatronics, electrical) would be an advantage. It is also beneficial if you are PMI certified. You are fluent in Swedish and English, both written and spoken.
As a person you are business-oriented and driven with a passion for improving business processes, driving profitability, communicating with different people and managing projects in an efficient manner. You are an open-minded and structured team-player who makes sure actions are implemented. Being solution-oriented and open to changes are also important assets in order to succeed in this role
Are you interested in becoming part of an international and market leading medical technology company whose products make a huge difference for patients, healthcare professionals and the Life Sciences? Getinge offers a great opportunity to make a difference in a global and dynamic environment!
Welcome with your application no later than 30th of April. Please contact Ruediger Kohlmueller Director R&D Project Office SW, on +49 152 0151 0907 or email@example.comHelp you have any questions.