Senior Automation Project Manager - Pharmaceutical

Posted 03 July 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Large MoleculeSmall Molecule
Contact NameRhys Jones

Job description

Mantell Associates is partnered with a growing Pharmaceutical organisation on their search for a Senior Automation Project Manager.

As a Senior Automation Project Manager, you will play a critical role in delivering automation implementation and integration projects on our client's site in Central Ireland. You will be responsible for managing large Capital automation projects from conception to completion, ensuring alignment with operational requirements.

Senior Automation Project Manager - Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage large Capital automation projects from conception to completion, ensuring alignment with business objectives and operational requirements

  • Collaborate closely with the process design team to enhance design for manufacturability and design for automation

  • Work closely with the IT team to ensure Automation Architecture and design is cyber secure and that the OT layer integrates well with the IT layer of ISA-95 architecture

  • Communicate effectively with teams and within the management structure to facilitate workflow and resolve project barriers and issues

  • Manage vendor relationships and negotiate contracts with a focus on Automation Systems Integrators and OEM suppliers in Europe

Senior Automation Project Manager - Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Business Administration, or a related field; advanced degree preferred

  • 10-15 years of experience as a Project Manager within Automation / IT & OT in projects in the Pharmaceutical Industry

  • Experience with IT & OT implementations and infrastructure, preferably in production areas

  • Experience from a large global company and ability to work effectively with different cultures

  • Managed vendor & stakeholder setup

  • Proficiency in relevant automation technologies and software platforms S95 Level 3

Mantell Associates is a specialist Pharmaceutical and Life Science headhunting firm. For more information on this opportunity, contact us at +44 (0)20 3854 7700.