Project Manager

Recruiter
GPW Recruitment
Location
Leeds
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for a Project Manager to work on a permanent to work on a permanent basis in the Halifax area. Salary is c£40-45,000 per annum plus 33 days holiday and excellent benefits. The successful Project Manager will have a strong background in either petrochemical, Oil&Gas, Power or chemical industry experience. You will have industry and manufacturing experience to understand issues across the process, and be a strong influencer able to get buy-in from cross-functional teams in order to move projects forward. Objectives: Project Management on a day to day basis from order receipt to final payment for all assigned projects. Including: Management to completion of all aspects of assigned projects in support of the Company's overall business plans and strategies. Responsibility for monitoring and communicating on all assigned project deliverables including, but not limited to, hardware, financial and commercial outputs, dispute management, customer satisfaction and on- time delivery. Responsibility for monitoring and reporting project profitability. Ensure that assigned projects are launched in a timely and professional manner. Optimize variations to contract and be contractually aware of scope of supply and content of purchase order. Ensure timely client kick-off meetings are arranged and all project handover documentation completed and distributed to relevant personnel. Taking a lead role in developing and maintaining relationships and interfaces with other key functions. Reporting, driving and controlling project milestones and achievement against budget. Develop and maintain strong relationships with customers and suppliers to reduce commercial risk and maximize future business opportunities. Management of all aspects of project finances ensuring that all funds are expedited appropriately in accordance with forecasts for invoices and payments. Management and co-ordination of all aspects of assigned project-related in-house and external documentation in order to facilitate project close-outs. Management of contract completion in order to maximize cash flow and minimize exposure to financial penalty, whilst maintaining customer relationship. Act as a single point of contact for all project communication, both internally & externally. Ensure co-ordination of all project inspection activities. Proactively engage and support company initiatives designed to promote a culture of safe working, environmental protection and continual improvement Ensure all work personally undertaken within is carried out in compliance with current H&S rules and safety systems, and is in line with the requirements of the duty of care document. Measurements: On-time delivery performance 100% Debtor days for nuclear projects <55 days Job Knowledge / Education and Qualifications The details described here are representative of those that are encountered by or must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Education and/or Experience: HNC / Degree in Engineering or Business/Project Management discipline and/or minimum of two years' experience of project management and / or customer management Communication Skills: Good communication skills with ability to give clear, simple direction even on complex issues. Able to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, clients and customers. Ability to proactively take responsibility and make decisions in the resolution of problems. Computer Skills: Highly competent in the use of Word, Excel and Powerpoint. Experience of SAP desirable. Work Environment: Must be willing to travel on business in the UK and overseas as required. If the Project Manager role could be of interest to you, please call Rebecca at GPW Recruitment or press APPLY NOW!!!