PROJECT MANAGER - RETAIL DESIGN

Recruiter
Get Recruited (UK) Ltd
Location
West London
Salary
£27000 - £32000.00 per annum + PRIVATE HEALTH + PENSION
Posted
14 Apr 2017
Closes
14 May 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
PROJECT MANAGER - RETAIL DESIGN

NOTTING HILL

SALARY £27,000 - £32,000 + BONUS

PRIVATE HEALTH + TEAM INCENTIVES + PENSION + 1 MONTH PAID SABBATICAL AFTER 3 YEARS' SERVICE!!

Are you a passionate project management professional with a creative flair and a skill in winning and developing new business? Do you enjoy a hands-on environment and a family-feel culture? Are you looking for a company offering longevity and personal development? -

WE HAVE GOT THE ROLE FOR YOU!

Get Recruited are working on behalf of a London-based, award winning design and project management company with over 30 years in business within luxury and creative environments. They are looking to add a passionate and successful Project Manager to their small office.


This is a very diverse role with a range of responsibilities. The Project Manager works closely with, and supports the Business Director and Senior Brand Project Manager, to raise the company's profile, maximise income through obtaining new project briefs and contribute creatively to business development. In this role, you will also be responsible for taking the client's brief and managing the expectations of the client to ensure that the brief is met successfully, on time, on budget and to the required standard.

THE JOB

  • Liaise with manufacturing partners to ensure that the project is delivered and completed successfully, which is to say on time, on budget and to the required standard
  • take a supportive role in managing the company's health and safety by both engendering a safe working culture, complying with safe practices of work
  • Managing projects from initial client brief through production to final implementation and installation, strictly following the guidelines in the latest Project Manager Training Pack.
  • Sourcing of materials, manufacturing partners and suppliers required for assigned projects
  • Quoting of projects at maximum profitability within clients' budgets
  • Briefing design team where relevant, supporting and monitoring work throughout
  • Responsible for setting up and adhering to production timelines ensuring all key dates and deadlines are met
  • Ensuring that costs are maintained within set budgets throughout project and all relevant PO's are raised at time of order
  • Monitoring the progress of projects: managing crew and maintaining quality of production at our Ditchling branch and at external suppliers
  • Arranging and overseeing delivery and installation of projects on agreed completion dates (on-site where applicable)
  • Ensuring effective communication with clients, account managers, crew and suppliers
  • Updating Project List and Timesheets on WorkflowMax weekly/daily for Weekly Team Meeting
  • Finding and securing new manufacturing partnerships to improve profitability and service offering
  • Sketching ideas and creating moodboards - if skills allow, creating design visuals as well as technical production plans occasionally
  • Achieve specified monthly and annual profitability targets
  • Attending client meetings with view to building and maintaining relationships with new and existing clients
  • Updating Marketing dept. after new client meetings and supporting dept. through regular feedback and suggestions. Update Marketing Calendar with key client events.
  • Keeping abreast of industry challenges and trends to offer expert solutions to clients' needs
  • Recruiting and developing own Assistant Project Manager Intern

THE PERSON

  • A degree/similar qualifications in an appropriate field
  • Project Management experience
  • Winning new business and retaining clients
  • Excellent knowledge of materials and manufacturing (industry specific)
  • Retail industry experience - either agency or client side
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel and Word skills
  • Advanced Photoshop, Illustrator or CAD skills
  • 3D package such as Vectorworks
  • Excellent interpersonal and client-handling skills
  • Excellent Creative skills
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Strong time management and prioritisation skills
  • Highly efficient and organised
  • Business awareness and interest
  • Highly self-motived and driven
  • Advanced Presentation skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong Planning and problem solving skills
  • Initiative and self-confidence
  • Ability to contribute to a team effort
  • Interest in retail design industry trends and developments

Please send your CV for immediate consideration