Engineering Project Manager

Tulip LTD
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We know about food!

Tulip Ltd is the UK’s leading food solutions business, supplying all major food retailers, wholesalers and foodservice companies with a wide range of quality products. We provide consumers with a comprehensive range of products in four key mega-categories - fresh meat & sausage, bacon & gammon, cooked meat, and convenience & snacking. Our farm-to-fork operation is unique in the industry, while our strategic framework puts customers, product, efficiency and people at the heart of everything we do, all with a view to growing responsibly. As part of the Danish Crown Group, the largest pork provider in Europe and the biggest exporter of pork in the world, Tulip Ltd is well-placed to deliver its ambitious plans for sustainable growth. If you have an appetite for more, this could be the role for you.

Do you have experience as a project manager for technical investment projects? And do you enjoy a large organisation with a sharp production focus? We are looking for a dedicated project manager for machinery and process facilities in Tulip Ltd Fresh Central Engineering Department to initially be located at our site in Ashton-Under-Lyne near Manchester.

The Role

You will be responsible for ensuring that your projects are fully implemented in terms of technical solutions, personnel, production and material flow. Your tasks will be mixed differently:

Project management of investment projects at factories within the Fresh Division. The projects are carried out in close cooperation with the factory management and the Engineering Manager at the individual plantResponsibility for the involvement and coordination of expertise in the necessary disciplines for solving the overall task - including professionals in Tulip and the Danish Crown Group (IT, sales, production, etc.), external advisors, suppliers, contractorsResponsible for project budget, schedule, quality and capacityPurchase of services from subcontractors, including obtaining offers, negotiating and entering into contracts.You will be located at our site in Ashton, and the role may include travel activity both in UK and abroad.

Professional Profile

You have an engineering qualification at minimum level 5 (BEng). In addition, you have some years of practical and relevant experience as a project manager. You have experience with complicated machines, high technology production and / or packing plants - very much from the food industry.

Personal Skills

You are focussed on targets and objectives, and have good communication and dissemination skills at all levels. In addition, you are analytical, good at creating an overview and following up on things. You enjoy working independently, but you also focus on teamwork across the organization.

What We Offer

As an international organisation, we pride ourselves on creating high quality food and exceed many recognised industry standards. We care about our people and offer an excellent package including:

Competitive salariesPension and life assurance for all our employeesTulip Reward Scheme where you can claim hundreds of discountsEquipped for life programme including mini health MOT's, cycle to work scheme and more!If you are as serious about food as we are and ready to help us make a difference, we would like to hear from you.

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