Project Manager

Recruiter
GPW Recruitment
Location
Halifax
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
18 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
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