Senior Digital Project Manager - Heerlen

Vacancy information

Publication date:November 03 2020
Employment type: Permanent
Sector: Medical Devices
Function Group: Management

Function Group: Management / Program Manager


For one of the world’s leading and innovative medical device organisations, we are looking for a Senior Digital Project Manager. The company is located in Limburg, the Netherlands, and researches multiple clinical studies all over the world.


As Senior Project Manager, you will be part of the Diabetes EMEA Digital Center of Excellence team. This team is responsible for the design, development, delivery, and maintenance of complex customer facing Digital platforms across different EMEA countries as per defined customer strategies reporting to Sr. Strategic Marketing Manager.

Your main tasks will include, but are not limited to:

  • Owning the planning, design (UX / UI), development, delivery, and maintenance of complex Patient and HCP facing Digital Platforms (Mainly mobile apps)
  • Managing digital project cross functional project streams, including planning, budget, progress review, reporting, as well as project quality and risk assessment
  • Providing regular updates towards steering committee, sponsor, and other stakeholders in the organisation
  • Working closely with the EMEA Technology and PMO office for co-design and co-management of complex projects
  • Acting as primary point of contact and Digital expert working closely with the EMEA Patient marketing, HCP marketing, IT EMEA, IT Global, Data Privacy and Legal EMEA and country teams to coordinate all aspects of the assigned projects
  • Giving Marketing Teams methodology and process support to ensure the project scope is captured and ready for project execution
  • Ensuring the project or change is aligned with the overall business and technology strategy
  • Ensuring the technical design and overall ecosystem architecture is aligned to support the overall transformation program
  • Managing project budgets and internal / external resources
  • Managing contracts with vendors and suppliers when needed by assigning tasks and communicating expected deliverables
  • Utilising industry best practices, techniques, and standards throughout entire project execution
  • Measuring project performance to identify areas for improvement


The ideal candidate should have:

  • Bachelor or MBA
  • Min 8 years’ experience in design, development and maintenance of complex customer facing Digital Platforms
  • Experience executing complex projects from start to end in a multi-stakeholders / multi country environment
  • Strong experience developing and maintaining mobile apps and web base platforms
  • Strong experience working in a multinational environment
  • Strong track record of high achievement against current/past objectives
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Flexibility: multiple and changing priorities
  • Candid, ethical, patient and customer-focused
  • Strong understanding of IT ecosystems
  • Self-motivated and able to work with a minimum of supervision
  • Outstanding communication/interpersonal skills, a team player able to collaborate across different functions within a complex matrix organisation
  • Experience in Agile methodology
  • Experience using Jira / Confluence is a plus
  • Knowledge of diabetes medical device industry or pharma is a plus
  • Experience in Medical Devices / Healthcare / Life Sciences industries is a plus
  • Fluent in English


If you are a result-driven professional and want to make a difference in the world, this organisation is the perfect fit for you.

The organisation can offer:

  • Annual base salary between €70,000 to €90,000, depending on your experience
  • An environment of meaningful innovation and ambitious professionals
  • The opportunity to work for an established global leader
  • An international team and workplace
  • The ability to be the representative of a world leading organisation
  • The opportunity for personal and professional growth


If you are interested in this job, or in similar ones, please feel free to contact me directly.

Kevin le Noble
Associate | Medical Devices




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