- Project status
- Project start date
- Not specified
- Project posted
- 11 May 2016 13:56
- Project duration (approx.)
- 28.0 Days
- Budget (approx.)
- £452 / day
- Information Technology & Services
- Area of expertise
- Procurement / Supply Chain , Product Management
- Consultant location
- United Kingdom
- English (Essential)
Objectives and Key Deliverables
Transferring manufacturing of fully working prototype to an external manufacturing partner to manufacture, optimise costing and ensure all areas addressed including: ISO and quality management, contract negotiation, project management, supply chain, improvements, instrument design and production, documentation, etc. This is a high value item used in life sciences sector with an estimated unit cost of around £50k.
Liaising between existing product development team and manufacturing partner to optimise costing, inputs, suppliers and supply chain, documentation etc to have selected manufacturing partner fully onboard and smooth transfer to manufacturing partner, with product ready to ship during Q4 2016.
Proven significant manufacturing experience ideally in life sciences and scientific instrumentation but, also in for e.g. industrial, defence
Experience of ISO and quality management systems, supply chain management, costing, suggesting improvements to costs, processes. Excellent communication and project management skills.
Project likely to need roughly 10 days per month and estimated to last 4 - 6 months. Based Cambridgeshire.