General Electric Project Leader in Umea, Sweden
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We are seeking a Project Manager to the Bioprocess Project Office, reporting into the Global R&D organization. You will be responsible for coordinating and executing Life Cycle Management projects. These are mostly related to instruments but could also be partly software related depending on the projects. The projects are accountable for driving quality improvements, obsolescence, vitality reviews as well as cost out activities, the aim is to deliver solutions for the Bioprocess market.
Execute one or several cross functional projects according to our product development process and local instructions
Define project scope in collaboration with responsible Product Management function and RnD resources
Plan the project involving all sections and departments that are stakeholders of the project
Drive and facilitate project work ensuring that necessary decisions to reach company goals are made and effected
Manage deviations in the project by rearranging resources within the project, and/or change objectives in agreement with Project Committees, R&D management and line managers
Monitor project progress and cost development and in collaboration with portfolio manager work out opportunities to deliver according to set up scope and within set time and budget frames
Report progress to Project Committee and/or Steering Committee. Make presentations to either body as requested
For more information please contact hiring manager Lena Hörnsten at Lena.Hornsten@ge.com or +46 18 6120508.
MSc or equal knowledge from experience
Strong relevant industrial experience
Project management training (e.g. in project planning, cost control, risk analysis, project financials)
Solid experience from Instrument development or production
Proven track-record in successful project deliveries
Structured, communicative and pragmatic
Good presentation skills
Ability to motivate and direct people
English and Swedish as working language
You are delivery focused with a strong drive and a strong commercial attitude
You can handle periods of high workload and high levels of complexity in problem solving
You have strong influencing skills in a cross-functional context
You embrace continous improvements and have experience of managing change
Locations: Sweden; Umea
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