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Senior Project Manager for New Product Introduction at Demant

Expires in 13 days

Did you know that we are introducing new products in our supply chain every 6 months?

Can you secure that our products, Production and Supply Chain are ready for Launch in a timely manner? Do you consider yourself a skilled Project Manager with experience in supply chain – then we would very much like to hear from you

Our mission is clear: We want hearing impaired to be able to experience the sounds of life. This is the foundation for everything we do.
Within New Product Introduction we have a team of Senior Project Managers. The PM-team is responsible for introduction of new products into the supply chain, including making the supply chain is ready for the products. Our products are based on IC-, hardware and firmware platforms, supported by software products. And with your sharp eye and solid understanding of a complex R&D development cycle, your job is to ensure all deliverables are ready at time of launch. Continuous Improvement is part of our genes, meaning you will also work with developing our processes for introducing new products.

You may have familiarized yourself with our product portfolio off the webpages of Oticon, Oticon Medical, Bernafon, and Sonic? We work under the regulatory requirements of ISO13485/FDA 21 CFR Part 820/MDSAP-regulations where the PM-team are responsible for the Design Transfer process.

The project framework

  • The upstream stakeholders are the Demant R&D centers placed in Copenhagen, Gothenburg and Nice and the downstream stakeholders are Central Production, Distribution and Wholesales. You have a wide interface into our organization which is why you should feel at ease with working with many stakeholders. Your project reporting line will be to Product Program Managers, overall responsible for delivering on Roadmap. Your line reporting is to VP Global NPI, who is member of the Global OPS Leader Team.
  • As your stakeholders are spread globally, a certain amount of travelling can be expected approx. 20 days per year, once things have normalized.

Performing well in the job

  • We provide a dynamic working environment where adapting to new situations is vital. As a person you are positive by nature in your approach to new challenges and uncertainties. You focus on solutions rather than problems.
  • You have already been leading cross-functional projects for a minimum of 5 years from project definition to hand-over within R&D functions (HW, FW, SW), Marketing, Quality, Operations etc. You know how to manage complex projects within a complex stakeholder landscape. You have experience with Supply Chain from an ISO-certified company, ideally also a medical device company.
  • You lead by setting a clear direction, achieving your results by communication, delegating and motivating your team. Your approach is constructive, structured, systematic and you make an impact through clear communication.
  • Your educational background is most likely a bachelor or master’s degree in engineering or similar relevant background. A PMI certification is considered a plus. The most important thing is that you have a solid Project Management toolbox.

Make a true difference

  • By joining the Demant team, you help bring sounds to the millions of hearing impaired all over the world so they can live natural lives with friends and family.
  • You will find the perfect framework for your professional and personal development in a culture built on trust, openness and mutual respect. We welcome you in a growing international company where we push hard to be at the forefront of what is technically possible. No matter if the goal is a new, highly advanced hearing aid feature, a new ERP system or a totally revolutionary marketing tool; we strive to excel.
  • We are very proud of our company, our products and our unique culture. But don’t just take our word for it. In 2020, for the fifth year in a row, “Ingeniøren” (the Engineer) has awarded us the number one employer within electronics and telecommunications in Denmark.

Want to join us?

  • Then apply no later than January 24th 2021. Please note that we only accept applications via our online recruitment system. We will be screening applications and interviewing on a running basis.
  • If you have any questions about the role and responsibilities, please contact Vice President Per W. Lund, +45 5117 6689.
  • We look forward to hearing from you.

About Demant

Demant is a world-leading hearing healthcare group that offers solutions and services to help people with hearing loss connect and communicate with the world around them. For more than a century, the Demant Group has played a vital part in developing innovative technologies and know-how to help improve people’s hearing and health. In every aspect, from hearing devices, hearing implants and diagnostic equipment to hearing care all over the world, Demant is active and engaged. A growing business in intelligent audio solutions for gaming and office communication is also a significant part of the Group.

The Demant Group operates in a global market with companies in more than 30 countries, employs more than 15,000 staff and generates annual revenue of DKK 15 billion. Our products are sold in more than 130 countries where we create life-changing differences through hearing health.

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