Project Director

Recruiter
Lord Search & Selection
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

To £65,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Integrated Materials Handling and Logistics Automation Solutions
Birmingham


The Role

As Project Director, you will manage multiple large scale projects and will lead a team of engineers, developers and project managers to install large scale electro-mechanical integrated materials handling and logistics automation solutions.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Manage the project delivery, including customer relationship, delivery schedule, subcontractor management, budget control, and quality assurance
  • Delivery and P&L management of the project
  • Build and develop customer, partner and supplier relationships
  • Negotiation and approval of customer quotes, technical and service contracts on existing and new business
  • Ensure that contractual obligations and requirements are met concerning all elements of the service delivery


The Person

Degree qualified in a mechanical or electrical engineering discipline, you will be a customer focussed, commercial Project Manager or Project Director with experience of managing projects ideally within the manufacturing sector.

A strong communicator, a true team player and a "can do" mentality, you will have:

  • Proven project handling and management experience in technical high value contracts
  • Strong technical / engineering background and a good knowledge of project management methodologies and the commercial principles surrounding major service contracts
  • Experience of P&L Ownership
  • Ability to take control of and be profit responsible for this business area
  • Project management software experience ( PRINCE2)
  • Willingness to travel


The Company

Our client is a well-established, rapidly growing market leader in the design, manufacture, installation and service of an innovative range of specified high value technical products and systems for a prestigious portfolio of end-user customers. Keen to build upon their considerable investment in new products and capitalise on significant new market opportunities they are looking to appoint a high calibre Product Director to lead them through a period of tremendous change, opportunity and growth.


How to Apply

So, if you are looking for a high profile, fresh and stimulating opportunity, that will fully utilise your exceptional skills and experience, then look no further. To apply please submit a fully detailed CV quoting your current remuneration details and reference number 370753.