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Senior Program Manager
Title:Senior Program Manager
Department:Program Management
Location:Wolcott, CT
Nissha Medical Technologies is looking for a Senior Program Manager to manage active development pipeline projects, ranging from entry level to high complexity multi-site projects/programs. In this role, you will be responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating activities of designated projects to ensure that goals or objectives of projects are accomplished within prescribed time frames and budgets by performing duties personally or through subordinate supervisors. You will be the primary contact and customer relationship manager for project pipeline activities; a liaison for customer related information and is responsible for managing and coordinating customer design efforts from product development to production. 

Key responsibilities include:
•    Directs and manages projects and product development from start to finish.
•    Facilitates product development teams and establishes project plans.  Reviews time frames, costs, and procedures for accomplishing every phase of awarded projects.
•    Works with authorized management representative to complete legal agreements as required for awarded projects.
•    Procures product specifications from customer; communicates and transfers product specifications to the project/product development team. 
•    Manages cross-functional project teams during all phases of product development.
•    Identifies and confers with project/product development team to outline work plan and to assign duties, responsibilities, and scope of authority.
•    Directs the activities of project/product development team to review the function, performance, safety, statutory, critical to quality, and regulatory requirements of each project; works within QMS, FDA, and CE guidelines.
•    Coordinates the activities of project/product development team members to ensure that the project progresses on schedule and within prescribed budget.
•    Conducts design reviews with customer and internal design teams.
•    Supports cost estimating and quoting through development process.
•    Confers with project/product development team on product design for manufacturability.
•    Manages project deliverables and milestones.
•    Identify critical to quality requirements with customer and development team.
•    Meets financial objectives by reporting monthly and yearly forecast requirements.
•    Troubleshoots new and existing product problems; recommends solutions.
•    Trains new program managers when necessary/delegated by manager.
•    Works with minimal supervision and effectively communicates program requirements to internal and external customers.
•    Works in conjunction with Business Development and Sales to maintain existing customer relationships and develops new business opportunities.
•    Regular attendance
•    Abide by all safety and security rules set forth by the company and regulatory agencies.

Qualifications, Education, Experience:
•    Five years of related experience in a Program/Project Manager position in a manufacturing environment required.  Seven years preferred.
•    A demonstrated past of successful project and/or program execution (engineering environment favored).
•    Experience in the medical device manufacturing environment preferred.
•    Three years of supervisory experience required.  Five preferred.
•    Proficient with project management software; MS Project preferred.
•    Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office programs.
•    Four year (B.S. or B.A) degree with Business Administration, Technical, or Engineering emphasis preferred.
•    Certification in Program Management (PMO) desirable.

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