Project Manager

Job Description

Project Manager

Do you want to join us in helping to fight the world’s most threatening diseases and enabling access to care for more people around the world? At Siemens Healthineers, we pioneer breakthroughs in healthcare.  For everyone. Everywhere.

We are recruiting a Project Manager to join our team on a fixed term contract for 12 months. This is a hybrid role with site and home-based working.

Based on multiple sites in Chilton Industrial Estate, Sudbury, we design and assemble blood, urine and diabetes analysis instruments. With our point-of-care testing systems, Siemens Healthineers delivers lab-accurate, actionable, and timely results on the spot.

Siemens Healthineers has been Certified™ as a ‘great place to work’. We are inspired to transform the way things are done – because we want what is best for our people, our customers, and ultimately to help everyone live longer and healthier lives. To find out more about our business and recent news, please explore our website.

To be considered for this position, candidates will be experienced Project Managers, with a solid understanding and experience working in supply chain within a highly regulated environment.

The main expectation for the role will be to leverage the use of existing instruments in our supply chain, through sourcing and refurbishment. The right candidate will understand the supply sources and quantities, as well as the challenges of the supply chain in a global organisation.

This is a varied role; there will be a requirement to lead on multiple projects across the business, ranging from manufacturing to IT. This role will suit a seasoned Project Manager who is passionate about driving projects to completion, whilst proactively engaging with key stakeholders across the organisation.

Required skills to have for the success of this role

Essential requirements:

Significant project management experience - Full project life-cycle - from start to finish including business case, risk management, people management, tracking and retrospectives.

Degree in an engineering related topic

Experience of working within a highly regulated environment

Sound knowledge of ERP systems e.g. SAP

Ability to multi-task and respond positively under pressure

Desirable requirements:

Experienced in fast-paced medical device or pharma manufacturing environment highly desirable

Lead risk assessments including pFMEA assessments

Ability to work on a variety of projects across the business, ranging from Manufacturing to IT, Admin and finance.

Drive effective use of the SQDIP process

Understand and experienced within Lean manufacturing processes Understanding of CaPA and Issue resolution tools desirable

Good business acumen 


  • A competitive salary
  • Generous pension contributions
  • 26 days holiday
  • Access to our flexible benefits from private medical insurance to dental cover
  • Corporate Social Responsibility opportunities including 2 paid volunteering days per year
  • Support from our 24/7 employee assistance programme

We recognise that building a diverse workforce is critical to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements with our applicants to encourage agile working.

Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Manufacturing Ltd

Experience Level: not defined

Full / Part time: Full-time

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