Graduate Calibre Project Manager - Engineering/ Construction

Basic Up To £35k (Depending on Skills & Experience
28 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Otis Elevator Company is the world`s largest manufacturer and maintainer of people-moving products, including lifts, escalators and moving walkways. Headquartered in Farmington, Connecticut, USA, Otis employs more than 60,000 people, offers products and services in more than 200 countries and territories and maintains more than 1.35 million lifts and escalators worldwide. We are seeking a talented Associate Project Manager to help deliver complex lift modernisation projects within the South, covering an area in-between Bristol, London and the South Coast. Although you may have a proven track record of successfully delivering technical projects within the construction industry, this would also be the perfect opportunity for a graduate calibre candidate with some experience of mechanical engineering or construction to develop their career within a global business; ideally possessing a BSc or MSc in Construction or Project Management. Key responsibilities will include managing the strategic aspects of large projects, working closely with the project team to mitigate any risk, defining project objectives, forecasting, undertaking effective day to day management of the project and ensuring that the project runs to time and budget by taking P&L responsibility whilst also delivering operational performance excellence, customer satisfaction, engineering support and improved profitability. Your personal traits are also important to us and therefore you will be a highly effective communicator, who can be assertive when required and understands the importance of meeting deadlines whilst ensuring effective customer service. You will also be commercially astute with the ability to maximise profitable revenue and be able to deliver results in a customer facing capacity where long term relationship building is key. You will be highly organised, IT literate and able to thrive in a large complex demanding organisation We welcome applications from dedicated and ambitious Graduate calibre candidates, Project Managers, Operations Managers, Quantity Surveyors, Contract Managers, Field Engineering Managers, Assistant Project Managers and Project Supervisors who are committed to developing a career within Otis. Candidates with an engineering background in the Military and Armed Forces will also be strongly considered. Otis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please note that due to the high volume of responses that we receive for opportunities across the UK, we are unfortunately no longer able to respond to each application directly or to provide further individual feedback. We will however contact you should we select you to attend an interview. Should you not receive a reply from us within 4 weeks, please assume that your application on this occasion has proved unsuccessful.
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