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Project Manager - REF No. EB5504

Industry Sector: Project Management
Location: Rugeley

Salary: Negotiable

FRS Office: Birmingham (East)
Consultant: Paul Lewis

Job Summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Project Manager reporting to the Director of Programmes. The Project Manager will be responsible for the co-ordination of project management activity across a number of Power & Sensors development projects. The Project Manager should possess a proven track record in successful delivery of complex projects.

Detailed Job Description

EB5504 Project Manager

Salary: £Competitive
Location: Staffordshire

Position: Permanent

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Project Manager reporting to the Director of Programmes. The Project Manager will be responsible for the co-ordination of project management activity across a number of Power & Sensors development projects. The Project Manager should possess a proven track record in successful delivery of complex projects.

Key Responsibilities:

* Successfully manage a portfolio of similar or related projects for a business stream achieving customer requirements along with meeting the business goals of schedule, budget, deliveries, risk management and winning new/follow on business
* Monitor project performance against plan and identify appropriate corrective actions by conducting periodic cost, schedule, performance and risk reviews.
* Prioritise, identify and obtain the required resources, including facilities, tools and personnel to achieve successful project execution
* Supply accurate cost and schedule information in the preparation of bids
* Provide effective leadership, manage all customer interfaces, and communicate effectively to Senior Management, team members and peers to establish a common understanding of Project Scope and plan for successful programme execution
* Motivate the team by communicating a shared vision, providing direction, setting goals and mentoring, creating a team environment that encourages people to work towards common objectives
* Carry out other duties that may reasonably be required by the Programmes Director in support of department activities

Personal Attributes:

* Experienced Project Manager with a successful track record in setting up and executing full lifecycle product development
* Educated to degree level in Business/Engineering
* Ability to successfully interface with key stakeholders
* Excellent written and oral communication, influencing and persuading skills
* High commercial and business awareness, customer focus and sales orientation
* Strong management skills and ability to provide tracking, reporting and coordination across a large number of concurrent and interdependent activities
* Ability to perform and deliver under critical schedule, budget and other restraints
* Resilient - able to operate effectively under stretching project constraints, pressure and displays sound judgment at all times
* PC and keyboard literate and working knowledge of project management tools, plus working knowledge of IFS or an equivalent ERP system.
* Experience of managing multi-disciplined projects with a focus on systems engineering and integration is highly desirable.
* A background in Power and Sensors projects would be advantageous.
* Routine UK and occasional overseas travel will be required.

Interested applicants will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted.


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