Our client is an established and industry renowned manufacturer supplying to the Energy, Industrial, Transport and Defence markets who have an immediate requirement to appoint a Project Manager on a permanent staff basis.
The main purpose of the Project Manager will be to manage engineering development and supply projects across the Company and manage new product introductions into the production process. This includes the management of project objectives, schedules and budgets to ensure that all requirements are achieved.
Provide leadership and apply the necessary interpersonal skills to galvanise, co-ordinate and motivate project teams such that project objectives are achieved.
Ensure variations to the scope of supply are identified and appropriate commercial actions are implemented.
Support the bid department in developing a work breakdown structure of new commercial offers and to ensure that projected costs cover the scope of supply and that risks have been identified and mitigated.
Plan and monitor project performance and report regularly internally on this (and externally as required by the customer), including any key issues and forecast revisions. Generate and maintain in a regular and timely manner accurate, resourced and costed plans using “Microsoft Project”.
Ensure that projects are conducted in accordance with the customer contract, all relevant regulatory requirements
Prepare and present professional reports, formal communications and project documentation as necessary. Ensure that all project documentation is filed and stored in a logical and secure manner.
Liaise with internal departments and suppliers as required to expedite provision of materials, resources and services. Support internal departments in assessment of suppliers and assist in production planning using the Company’s ERP business system.
Assist Engineering in designing for manufacture, maintenance and cost and manage the introduction of new products through the NPI (new product introduction) process.
Degree Qualified preferably in Electrical / Electronic Engineering
Project Management in an Engineering Environment
Desirable: Rail, Energy and/or Industrial Power Products. Low volume manufacture.
• Time, Resource and Budget Management to agreed timelines.
• Confident and able to be strong customer facing and be able to service demands
Desirable: Experience of direct budget control and potentially P&L responsibility. • CE marking and Technical Construction Files
• Testing & electrical fault finding