About The Company
With a history that spans more than 70 years, our client is recognised for innovative technology that will drive great health outcomes for every single person in the community. As part of a multinational corporation, they are experiencing phenomenal growth in Australia, Europe, and USA.
About the Role
Reporting through to the Innovation and Strategy Director, this is a critical role for the business, as the growth of the business is intrinsically linked to innovation, product development and delivering on strategic projects. To meet the growth and excel, the company recognises that you need to be ahead of the curve in terms of innovation, best practice, continuous improvement, and risk and compliance. As project manager you will be the driving force behind the success of several innovative and NPD projects. The projects will be diverse in nature and could be NPD related, compliance and risk, regulatory, and/or continuous improvement.
Skills and Experience
The successful candidate needs to be able to relate to a diverse range of people, be an expert in influencing without authority, and hold superior communication and consultative skills. They need to facilitate outcomes by using best practice methodologies LEAN, Six Sigma, Agile, SDP, and ideally have extensive knowledge and experience in Innovation Process Management (SCRUM). They must be capable of running commercial projects with a spend of $1m - $20m and have at least 5 years' experience in a similar sized business or greater. The tertiary background of the person is flexible, however due to the nature of the projects and the manufacturing aspects, marketing, innovation, or a commercial related field would be beneficial, so you understand the commercial and technical scope of the projects. Collaboration, enthusiasm and being self-directed is important, and the ability to multitask and meet key milestones, is essential.
In return, you will be rewarded with an attractive salary package and bonus structure. You will have direct involvement in helping the business achieve their sustainability goals, and innovation targets. You will be partnering with the senior leadership teams both locally and globally, and you will be part of a business that puts customers first and foremost and prides itself on its integrity and professionalism.
How to Apply
If you would like to hear more about this fabulous opportunity, please call Sandy Tuckwell on 0413 133 255 on a confidential basis or click the APPLY button and register your interest.