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Project Manager

  • Location:

    Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Mechanical

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Allen

  • Job ref:

    87956

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-11-21

JOB- Project Manager

LOCATION- Hertfordshire

TERM- Permanent

SALARY- £40,000 - £50,000 per annum dependent on experience (plus benefits)

My client designs and manufactures a range of products within the technology / scientific sector and they are looking to take on a Project Manager on a permanent basis in the Hertfordshire area.

The Project Manager will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Degree BSc / BEng qualification in a Scientific / Mechanical / Engineering technical subject
  • 7 years’ plus of industry experience in a similar R&D highly technical environment
  • Previous experience leading a team working in a Senior role
  • Proven Project Management experience
  • A PRINCE2 qualification for formal training / techniques would be desirable
  • Have excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Experience with using MS Project for project plan and maintenance would be desirable
  • Good understanding of aspects such as risk analysis, P&L and cost control
  • Good knowledge of manufacturing and R&D processes
  • Excellent planning and time management skills

The Project Manager role will involve:

  • Working within the current multi-disciplined engineering team
  • Directing and also managing product development projects
  • Meeting timescales and budgets that are set out
  • Working on more than one project at a time communicating with other employees and customers
  • Creating projects plans that fit with the overall business needs and monitoring the ongoing performance of these
  • Assembling project teams
  • Leading and coaching these team members in problem solving and project management techniques
  • Identifying areas of possible risk and preparing plans to reduce these
  • Ensuring the project team complies with the NPI process requirements

If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.