Life Cycle Products Senior Project Manager


Humlebæk, DK

Job Family:  Quality Assurance
Country/Region:  Denmark


Are you an agile and tech-savvy project manager who thrives in a changeable environment? And would you like to lead large cross-functional projects? 

Then this position might be the next step in your career. Join Coloplast and step into the role as our new SVS (Supply Value Stream) Project Manager to handle improvement projects affecting our legacy business. Here, you get great colleagues and plenty of challenges.
Join a team of peers
At our HQ in Humlebæk, you become part of our Global Supply Value Stream (SVS) Project Management team, which is a part of Standardization Digitalization & Project Management organization. The international team consists of approx. 30 Project Managers, 15 of which are based at our HQ in Denmark. 
We are each assigned to our own projects, but at the same time, we retain a supportive team spirit where we share knowledge and ideas. 
When you join us, we will provide you a buddy that will guide you in understanding Coloplast and its products, the project types and the stakeholder landscape. 
Handle improvement projects affecting our legacy business 
As SVS Project Manager, your overall mission will be to maintain and optimise our legacy products. Moreover, you will need to prevent disruption of product supply to our users while ensuring compliance with internal quality standards and legal requirements for medical devices worldwide. 
Thus, your tasks will be to:

  • Lead medium to large cross-functional project teams
  • Qualifying and run projects that have inter-dependencies, ambiguity, unpredictability, and high risk and/ or impact 
  • Develop and communicate a clear project vision aligned with organizational goals.
  • Motivate teams, stakeholders, and executives toward successful project outcomes.
  • Manage projects modifying existing processes and products involving product owners, quality, regulatory and supply chain specialists, production site colleagues, etc. 


As the projects are global in nature, you should anticipate approximately 20 travel days per year.
Project Manager with a sense of urgency and a holistic overview
You are open-minded and agile in your management and leadership style, and you thrive in a fast-paced environment. Likewise, it is essential that you have strong communication and decision-making skills so that you can set a clear direction for the projects.
Ideally, you also share our belief that the road to outstanding results is much shorter when you have fun on the way.


Also, we imagine that you:

  • Hold a bachelor/ master’s degree in science, business or similar
  • Have at least 5 years of project management experience from the medical device industry or a similarly regulated industry.
  • Have demonstrated building followship through clear goals, roles & responsibilities, project planning and excellent communication and can develop and maintain sound relationships with stakeholders at all levels and across functions 
  • Speak and write English effortlessly 

We will take candidates into the recruitment process continuously, so do not hesitate to apply. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate has been found. If you have any questions, please contact Lidet Abiy at 49113640 or


Pursuing an ambitious growth agenda, Coloplast develops and markets products and services that make life easier for people with intimate healthcare needs. Employing about 16.000 people and with products available in more than 143 countries, we are one of the world´s leading medical device companies. We are constantly growing our business and always looking for new ways to move forward – we explore, learn and look for new ways of doing things.


Coloplast is committed to being an inclusive organization, where people bring their differences to work each day, fulfil their potential and have a strong sense of belonging because – and not despite – of their differences. We therefore encourage all qualified candidates to apply regardless of gender, age, race, nationality, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religious belief or physical ability.


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