Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Project Manager

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Job Description:

What you will be doing…

  • The application of project management practices throughout the project lifecycle
  • Ensuring project delivery in accordance with agreed metrics for quality, schedule, cost and scope
  • Contract compliance and project profitability
  • Plan, manage and co-ordinate assigned projects, from handover from Sales through to successful completion, including on time completion, meeting the required quality objectives and optimisation of financial control aspects
  • Deliver projects in accordance with procedures, in particular the Delivery to Customer Gate Model
  • Accurately interpret the key issues of the project from the client and ensure these are effectively communicated to all members of the project team and relevant departments. Provide information for tenders if required
  • Take ownership and draw up project plans, to include setting the projects' goals, scope, limitations and assumptions
  • Lead and manage project teams (to include sub-contractors) using effective communications and motivational skills. Maintain good working relationships with internal departments, and external clients (maximising sales opportunities where appropriate).
  • Ensure all work, including changes in project parameters and scope of supply, are carried out to appropriate standards and follow established company systems and procedures
  • Plan, review, monitor, (adjusting where necessary), resources and tasks to meet client objectives within agreed timescales. Ensure all project activities are contractually and commercially sound, fall within budget limits and are delivered on time. Project costs to be planned monitored and reviewed on an on-going basis, to assist in the achievement the agreed budget
  • Formulate and present regular progress/variance reports to management/project stakeholders as required. Final report and evaluation of projects to be circulated internally, in a timely manner
  • Support installation and commissioning of projects at client's site, ensuring satisfactory final product handover to the client
  • Establish and maintain risk assessments (considering mitigation), throughout project duration
  • Ensure staff and sub-contractors employ safe working practices in line with statutory legislation, company health and safety policy and other local health and safety rules
  • Ensure that all quality objectives of the project are met and that the requirements of the Quality Plan are fully achieved

What we are looking for:

  • You will have proven experience managing multiple projects simultaneously. This will involve coordinating a multitude of activities, tasks and personnel to ensure timely delivery to the customer.
  • You will have the ability to quickly establish positive & productive working relationships with customers and suppliers at all levels.
    You will have cradle-to-grave experience in project management
  • You will have had previous experience within an engineering or manufacturing environment.
  • Ideally you will have a Prince 2 certificate or relevant experience

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation

    No

  • Industry Sector Other