Sr. Project Manager Quality Excellence - - Bloomington, MN
The Sr. Project Manager of Quality Excellence will lead cross functional project team(s) focused on Global Quality System Harmonization, divestitures and acquisitions, global quality projects, cross-functional quality and business process improvement, and integrating lean and best practices within the QARA organization. Leading role in determining project scope, goal, and deliverables, identifies tasks, resources required and project plans with guidance from management. Proactive in identifying budget, risks and resources needed to implement project. Track project to completion and ensure compliance with key quality standards and regulations.
Essential Job Functions:
Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals, objectives and deliverables with management, supporting business strategies
Define project tasks and resource requirements, working with management to identify key contributors and skill sets
Schedules, facilitates and documents meeting minutes and action items of project core team meetings
Plan and schedule project timelines, track project deliverables using existing or developing new tools and methods as required
Assists in managing project budget, identifying required travel, contract resources, licenses, fees associated with the project and timing of accruing these expenses
Identify & escalate changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
Provide direction and support to project team and encouraging team work and a positive atmosphere
Ensure all activities are performed meeting current quality standards and regulations
Constantly monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholders, identifying risks and steps for mitigation; eliminating issues or delays as appropriate
Identify and implement and manage project changes to achieve project outputs within required timelines.
Lead project evaluations and assessment of results; identify lessons learned once the project is complete; communicate best practices
Bachelor's degree engineering or related field; Master's or advanced degree preferred
5+ years of project management experience; 3+ years of medical device experience
Outstanding written and verbal communication skills, ability to influence and lead others
Attention to detail and accuracy, excellent organizational and planning skills
Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines
Proficient in Quality Systems and current standards or regulations including QSR and ISO 13485:2016
Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Project, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Project Management Professional (PMP) / PRINCE II certification is a plus
Travel required - 25% - both domestic and international
Wright Medical Group, Inc.