Stryker Project Manager PMO (m/f) Venlo in Venlo, Netherlands

Requisition ID 23342BR

Job Title Project Manager PMO (m/f) Venlo

Group Global Quality and Ops

Division GQO Headquarters

Business Unit GQO SCO

Business Function Project/Program Management

Country NETHERLANDS

City Venlo

Employment Category Full Time

Percent Travel Required Up to 40%

Shift 1st

About Stryker

Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative medical technologies, including reconstructive, medical and surgical, and neurotechnology and spine products to help people lead more active and more satisfying lives. Stryker products and services are available in over 100 countries. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Job Description / Information

  • Lead project teams (or sub-teams) and manage the execution of projects;

  • Facilitate project requestors to define their business request;

  • Defining timelines and project objectives based on an initial business request;

  • Developing a solution and or approach to respond adequately to the requestors needs;

  • Creation of project implementation plan and acquiring approval for this;

  • Accomplishing the defined project objectives. Key project management responsibilities include creating clear and attainable project objectives, building the project requirements, and managing the triple constraint for projects which are cost, time, and quality(also known as scope);

  • Initiating, implementing, and participating in cross-divisional Supply Chain projects to further improve the Stryker Supply Chain, resulting in increased efficiency, lower costs, and increased customer satisfaction;

  • Drive projects to completion within scope, budget and time. Ensure appropriate handover to (internal) customer(s)

  • Improve, develop and design processes and procedures as part of the projects;

  • Follow up on project progress, manage the various project tasks;

  • Lead and support multiple projects at the same time with high quality outcome;

  • Establish and maintain the financial project budgets;

  • Report periodically on project progress;

  • Close out of projects and lead and document lessons learned;

Minimum Qualifications

  • Able to give content to a project (making analyses and finding solutions; together with the other departments where needed);

  • Advanced project management skills with excellent coordination and time-management skills deliver highest quality projects;

  • Financial acumen;

  • Experience in a multicultural and multi-functional environment;

  • More than average understanding of IT Supply Chain related topics, comfortable defining IT business requirements and discuss with IT departments;

  • Strong personality that is motivated by the complexity of a project and will strive for uniformity and project control;

  • Analytical mind and autonomous;

  • Very strong communicator at all levels;

  • Hands-on personality that is not afraid of getting his/her hands dirty and execute project tasks him- herself;

  • Team worker that understands individual motivators and can bring the team as a whole to the finishing line;

  • Capable of risk evaluation and creative solution engineering;

  • Creative problem solving / critical thinking

  • Decision making and conflict management

  • Customer focus

  • Ability to define a project, milestones and objectives from an initial business request.

Experience in medical device and or any other regulated industry is a plus.

  • Education in Supply Chain Management, Distribution & Logistics, Operations or equivalent;

  • Lean / 6 Sigma education is a plus;

  • Between 2-5 years’ experience as a Project Manager of sizeable, multi-disciplinary projects, preferably in an international setting, and in the Medical Device or similar sector.

  • PC skills (MS Project, Excel, PowerPoint);

  • Excellent command of the English language.

  • Experience with International Standards (e.g. ISO/FDA)

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability