AV Project Manager

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Swanstaff Recruitment Ltd
Dartford, Kent
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Swanstaff Recruitment is an award winning agency working on behalf of its prestigious client in bespoke and standardized audio-visual solutions sector who is currently looking for an experienced AV Project Manager. The role is full time and permanent offering an excellent salary package .This is an exciting and unique opportunity.Main Purpose of PositionTo work within the Project Management Team to manage the delivery of Audio Visual Projects. To deliver projects to specification on budget and on time.Key Responsibilities and Duties

  • Ensure that all members of the project team are directed in an organised, efficient and effective manner and that projects are run from beginning to end in line with the Quality Management Processes - evident through successful audits
  • Manage multiple projects within the budgeted cost and to the satisfaction of the client
  • Plan a project`s scheduling work and resources to ensure that the project is delivered on time and within budget
  • Ensure that the quality of the delivered system is maintained
  • Control and maintain the necessary project documentation in the job files
  • Ensure that the H&S files are in place for your projects and that safe systems of work are put in place
  • Liaison with other internal departments, clients and contractors ensuring that they know what we need from them and what we need to deliver to them
  • Understand the contractual requirements of your projects, and maintain a vigilant eye on when the project deviates from its original scope - being especially proactive in recovering variation income
  • Deal with all aspects of the financial management of your projects, including invoicing and variations, ensuring that we are not financially exposed and receive payment in a timely fashion
  • To have a good understanding of installation techniques
  • Be able to interpret customer requirements
  • Be able to accurately estimate the labour and materials costs of systems and apply self-learning to improve estimation for subsequent projects
  • Represent the company with the necessary level of professional conduct and presentation
  • Maintain project environmental plan

What Experience, Skills and Attributes you will need to be successful?

  • Have a broad knowledge of Audio Visual installations
  • Be highly organised, flexible and able to approach different types of tasks during the working day. The ability to prioritise and work under pressure is essential
  • Have a high level of computer literacy including Microsoft Project, Excel and Word
  • Be able to understand and communicate project budgets and schedules
  • Be able to financially manage projects, maximising the company`s margin opportunity
  • Be able to lead and motivate a project team
  • Ability to think laterally and find an appropriate solution to fulfil an application
  • Capable of good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Understand how to identify and manage risks within a project
  • Understand the key Stages in a Project life cycle and their interdependencies in order to efficiently schedule work
  • A minimum of Degree qualified in a relevant technical discipline, or at least five years` relevant experience in the Audio Visual or related industry and experience in leading teams
  • Prince 2 qualifications an advantage
  • Have a valid passport
  • Have a valid Driving License

Successful applicants will receive benefits package, including generous pension scheme, free car park and rewarding working environment.Apply now or call Tom Kurczab in our Dartford branch!EMPOWERING PEOPLE WITH OPPORTUNITIESSwanstaff Recruitment is an equal employment company.