Capital Portfolio Lead – Pfizer

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Job Description

Cpl, in partnership with our client Pfizer, are currently looking for an experienced project engineer to work as a Capital Portfolio Lead in their state of the art biopharma facility in Grange Castle, Dublin West. 

Job Purpose:

The Portfolio Lead will manage and own a portfolio of projects across the Grange Castle site with a team of Project Managers, an A&E contract company and other site Stakeholders including above site global Engineering Capital Team.


  • Lead/support a multimillion USD portfolio of Capital Projects across the Grange Castle Site
  • Support a team of Project Managers to deliver a suite of projects across the Grange Castle Site
  • Provide effective & efficient communication regarding the portfolio to stake holders and leadership teams.
  • Provide decision-making capacity that cannot be achieved at project level.
  • Support preparation of capital funding applications (CPA).
  • Subject to approval of funding, support projects from inception to completion.
  • Work with Project Managers to ensure site priorities are being met.
  • Work with other Programme Managers to ensure site priorities are being met across all portfolios.
  • Work with other Portfolio Leads and Project Managers to determine resource requirements.
  • Put in place resource plan to support all project phases from scope development and work with the programme leads and Engineering Leadership Team to facilitate their input.
  • Work with Capital Leadership Team to define the 2021 & subsequent years capital requirements.
  • Lead and act as PM on key business support or strategic projects within your area.
  • Provide Programme Reports to including but not limited to monthly progress, project capitalizations, weekly customer & sponsor communication, integrated project plans, issues, risks & mitigations, programme cash flow & forecasts and input to programme dashboards.


  • Min qualification – BEng (or equivalent).
  • 10 years industry biopharmaceutical/pharmaceutical environment in an engineering projects role.
  • Direct project leadership experience within the site in a process/equipment engineering role (knowledge of local systems, MCS, utilities etc).
  • Proven experience of managing a multi-disciplinary team (Engineering, Technical Services, Operations, A&E firm etc.) in the execution of a capital project is preferred.


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John Toomey

Recruitment Consultant +353 614 6138
  • Salary:Negotiable
  • Location:West Dublin
  • Type:Temporary
  • Category:Engineering