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Senior Project Manager- Food Industry

Senior Project Manager- Food Industry

  • Location:

    Republic of Ireland

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Manufacturing

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  • Contact:

    Next Generation

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Are you looking for your next role as a Senior Project Manager?

Next Generation are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic Senior Project Manager for an exciting Food Manufacturing organisation. The company are currently undergoing a rapid phase of change and are looking for a Senior Project Manager to join the existing team that are responsible for developing and implementing group wide manufacturing, quality and supply chain strategies. You will be responsible for working across a host of different functions within the organisation to ensure project timelines and targets are met.

This role can be based anywhere in Ireland but must have some flexibility to travel 1-2 days per week.

Please note your visa must allow you to work in Ireland unrestricted to apply for this position.


  • Champion a culture of change across all functions and drive continuous improvement through project management methodologies
  • Governance of Divisional strategy with clear functional project portfolio in place to deliver annual objectives
  • Coordination of collaborative projects with key customers and suppliers to add value at producer, processor and customer level
  • To support and drive continuous improvement projects across all functions
  • Promote and embed Company Values throughout the organisation
  • Support individual project owners through structured project approach, "set up for success" & governance
  • Project portfolio co-ordination
  • Training of staff in lean and project management methodology as measured by project € savings


  • 5+ Years experience working with cross functional teams within an FMCG environment
  • Expert knowledge of project management tools and techniques
  • Lean/Six Sigma qualification is highly desirable
  • Strong problem solving/influencing skills
  • Strong IT skills
  • Ability to travel 1-2 days per week


The Next Step for you:

Should this position be of interest to you please forward your CV to Kate Curran at Next Generation Recruitment via the Apply button.

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