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R&D Project Manager

Job Description


Antal International is a multinational headhunting company with more than 130 offices in 35 countries.

Life Science is a team specialized in talented engineering profiles in production, SCM, R&D, construction, quality, design and technical S&M.



Multinational Medical Devices Manufacturer Company





R&D Project Manager


Main responsibilities:


  • Leads R&D projects across all phases of planning, implementation, and production readiness and supports (Concept development, Requirements definition, Design Verification and Validation, Design Transfer).
  • Creates, optimizes, and drives structured schedules and project plans. Sets and meets deadlines with quality deliverables, effectively adapting and modifying plans based on changing conditions or data.
  • Works on problems of moderate scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors. Exercises judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate actions.
  • Represents the R&D teams as core team member in the cross-functional program teams.
  • Collaborates across all the functional areas (R&D, Marketing, QA/QC, Regulatory, Clinical, Operations, Service and others) necessary to insure successful project completion and delivery.
  • Anticipates, identifies, documents and manages key project risks; proposes and drives appropriate mitigation and contingency plans.
  • Manages risk assessment and mitigation process for assigned projects.
  • Prepares project dashboards and communicates progress clearly across organizational boundaries.
  • Plans resource requirements and communicate Core Team resources to R&D functional managers.
  • Leads teams to define and prioritize scope, objectives, and requirements.
  • Owns and manages Design History File
  • Assists Core Team Members in resolving extended team and functional issues.
  • Assists with various projects as assigned by a direct supervisor.
  • Acts as a subject matter expert for engineering project management activities.
  • Escalates issues to supervisor/manager for resolution, as deemed necessary.
  • Responsible for leading R&D teams and R&D projects on development of medical devices from concept to product launch.




  • Degree in bioengineering/mechanical engineering discipline;
  • Project management training or qualifications will be considered a plus;
  • At least 2 years of experience in similar role;
  • Leadership skills and Ability to take decisions in difficult situations;
  • Must be proficient in the use of Project management tools and techniques to develop schedules, allocate resources, and track progress;
  • Basic in technical drawing;
  • Basic knowledge about plastic materials and relative production and assembly technologies;
  • Effective oral and written communication skills;
  • Knowledge of English;
  • Willingness to travel.




Please send your CV to - RIF: R&D Project Manager South of Milan

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