Project manager, Sussex, to 60k

Recruiter
About Solutions Recruitment
Location
Brighton
Salary
£45000 - £60000/annum excellent benefits
Posted
08 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Project manager for an exciting young and dynamic engineering company required to oversee the organisations multi-disciplined projects. As such, will need to demonstrate strong communication and client facing skills as well as in-house project management.

The project manager will be responsible for:

* Project management
* Project delivery and P&L associated
* Communicating with external businesses and partners on project work
* Record all activities in clear, organized and concise documentation.
* Manage multiple projects concurrently
* Work closely with the board in helping with strategy and project development

The project manager must come from a strong engineering background (electronics, mechanical engineering, physics or similar) and ideally be educated to degree level and have gained chartership. Working to deadlines and producing a solid project fit for purpose the manager must command respect of his /her peers in a fast paced engineering environment.

Requirements:-

* Minimum 5yrs commercial experience as a project manager in a disciplined environment
* Good exposure and understanding of engineering principles and design - must be able to hold their own from a technical perspective in a client meeting
* Educated to degree level HNC / HND / BSc / BEng or similar
* Sound documentation and written skills
* Excellent communication and persuasion skills
* Strong personality and self starter
* Someone who can remain calm under pressure but who is a strong finisher
* Project Management methodology (e.g. Prince2, Agile, Six Sigma, Lean etc.)
* Good MS Office experience (Excel, Word, MS Project etc)

This is a role that requires the project manager to have a strong personality. So the successful project manager will need to help manage those differing opinions to ensure the projects run to time and budget. An excellent opportunity for a Project Manager to take ownership and make a clear difference to this very exciting business.

Great company. Challenging role