Project Manager

Recruiter
Undisclosed Company
Location
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Salary
Up to £40000.00 per annum
Posted
15 Nov 2022
Closes
13 Dec 2022
Ref
BBBH45432
Contact
Lee Drinkwater
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Project Manager to join one of the world's leading manufacturers of mobile elevated work platforms based at the company's headquarters in Milton Keynes.

The Project Manager will lead the planning, management, implementation, and completion of new product development projects, leading cross-functional teams to enable successful project delivery in alignment with strategic business objectives.

Main Tasks of the Role:

  • Lead the generation of project briefs and product specification documentation;
  • Work with project sponsors and stakeholders to establish project objectives and deliverables;
  • Prepare, manage and communicate project plans and schedules, and maintain comprehensive project documentation;
  • Coordinate, monitor, and prioritise activities of the project team;
  • Manage & minimise project risk and ensure lessons learnt transfer across projects;
  • Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule, and costs;
  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools, and techniques;
  • Report project status to relevant parties and escalate to management as needed;
  • Ensure project deliverables are achieved on time, within scope and budget, allowing for smooth project handover;
  • Ensure that the different project phases are completed to schedule.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Previous project management experience is essential;
  • Experience managing the design and development of new products;
  • Engineering degree.

Characteristics:

  • Decision-making ability and leadership skills;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Able to work as part of a team and liaise with stakeholders;
  • Good attention to detail.

Working Hours & Salary:

  • Working hours for the role are 40 per week (08:00 - 16:30, Monday - Friday
  • Salary will be between £40,000 and £45,000 per annum depending on experience

Benefits:

  • 25 days annual leave + bank holiday
  • Annual bonus
  • 5% Contributory Pension scheme
  • Healthcare Scheme
  • Death in Service Life Insurance Scheme
  • Free Company Lunches
  • Free Company Family Days
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Referral Scheme

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