AV Project Manager
AV Project Manager Salary £35K + OTE £42K Role Summary Our client is one of the UK's leading forces in the Audio Visual industry in attractions, visitor centres and museums. They deliver large AV solutions to some of the most high-profile sites all over the world. Due to a major expansion they are seeking to appoint an AV Project Manager to work on some of the largest AV projects in the world across a wide variety of locations & customer environments. Reporting to Senior Management, the Project Manager will accept responsibility for multiple installation/consultancy/design projects at any given time and using a team consisting of Systems Designers, Test and Install Engineers, Draughtsman, Administrators & Sub Contractors; to successfully complete the project on time and in budget. The position will be a mix of working from the office in Swansea, and on some of the most prestigious sites worldwide supporting existing projects. Duties and Responsibilities As the face of the project to the client you hold ultimate responsibility for its delivery and commercial performance. Delegation of all project elements to a team of your choosing and monitoring the yielded results via reports to Management and the client. Ensure that projects are completed to clients? satisfaction and in compliance with all contract requirements. Prepare and manage project scheduled and budgets and provide updates as required. Communicate project process and status, both internally and with the client, through regular daily, weekly and monthly project logs, reports and updates. Manage project scheduling and staffing with in-house and sub-contracted labour. Oversee project site managers and installers ensuring projects schedules are adhered to. Ensure that final documentation packages (i.e. O & M manuals, ?as-built? schematics, etc.) are prepared and contract close-out occurs in a timely manner. Coordinate invoicing and assist in collecting accounts receivable. Travel will be required in this position and reflected in a comprehensive overseas bonus. Perform other activities and assume further responsibilities as projects demand and/or as directed by the immediate manager. Requirements Ability to interface well with clients and co-workers and to lead subordinate staff effectively. Confident presenter in a tender situation and or high pressure. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to manage several projects simultaneously. Well organised with attention to detail. Proficient in using Microsoft Windows, Excel, Word. Advanced knowledge of MS Project. Able to create and manage schedules and budgets. Prince2/PMP qualification or equivalent. Experience in related industry. Technical knowledge of AV industry favoured but not essential. A valid UK passport is required. Full Clean UK Driving Licence essential. Availability for overseas travel on related projects required. Why work for our client? Be part of a fast-growing company working with some of the world?s most prestigious projects. Ambitions to become a global player, travel, be a leader. An evolving business that provides great opportunity for development and progression. All training programs needed will be provided. Great team environment. Usual benefits such as pension, Holidays, Laptop, Mobile Phone. Remuneration: Basic Salary - £35,000 per annum : with OTE to £42,000 per annum, package increases for travel time, Bonus Scheme and Pension. Salary above based on experience. Location: Offices in Swansea, but location is not a restriction, working from home considered. Full-time, Permanent position. Only Successful candidates will be contacted. Next Step: To apply for this AV Project Manager role, please submit your current CV and contact details online. Orange Recruitment is advertising this position on behalf of our client. By clicking apply you accept that your application will be forwarded to only this client in order for them to consider you for the role.