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Date: Nov 11, 2017

Location: Milton Keynes, ENG, GB

Company: MSD

Requisition ID: CHE005510

MSD is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.

Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.

Project Manager – GES

A vacancy exists within our Global Engineering Solutions (GES) group for a Project Manager supporting GES capital projects in Ireland/UK. Reporting to the Global Engineering Solutions Area Director, this will be a key role in the EMEA GES Project Execution organization which is currently executing Animal Health, Sterile, Pharmaceutical, and Chem API projects at the various manufacturing sites.
The incumbent will initially be responsible for a significant greater than £50M project at our Milton Keynes UK animal health site.

Major/Key Accountabilities

• Develop project plans and successfully execute them according to established schedule, cost and performance standards.
• Manage design, construction, commissioning and qualification, schedule and cost in collaboration with other project team members, operations personnel, outside contractors and suppliers.
• Track and report progress as required against project deliverables
• Ensure there is a strong safety culture and performance in the execution of capital projects.


Must have as a minimum a Degree in Engineering preferably Mechanical or Chemical.

Skills and Knowledge:
A minimum of ten years of relevant experience in project management of capital projects in the Pharma industry, preferably with experience in clean room technology.
Understands the typical project life cycle from concept through to qualification and has proven experience in this area.
Proven knowledge, appreciation and experience of working in strongly regulated GMP environment.
Strong interpersonal skills and an understanding of the customer/client relationship involved in project management.
Excellent communication /presentation skills.
Superior organizational and planning skills.
Demonstrated performance in building and managing multi-functional teams.
Experience in lean six sigma techniques would be an advantage.

Our employees are the key to our company’s success. We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. Our Company’s benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives.

Recruitment Agency / Search Firm representatives please note:
MSD will not accept unsolicited CVs from recruitment agencies / search firms under any circumstances. In order to present CVs to MSD, your Recruitment Agency / Search Firm will have been invited to work on a specific vacancy and have Terms of Business signed and agreed with the relevant Recruitment and Staffing Regional Lead. Should you send CVs for a vacancy that you have not been specifically invited to work on to any employee at MSD (via email, post, internet, Taleo or any other method), these will be deemed the sole property of MSD. MSD will pay no introduction fee to the Recruitment Agency / Search Firm if a candidate is hired as a result of an agency introduction under these circumstances.

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