Project Manager Medium & Heavy Engineering

Recruiter
Asset Appointments
Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Jun 2019
Closes
18 Jun 2019
Ref
1175995049
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
COMPANY DESCRIPTION, PROFILE AND SCOPE OF ROLE:

Our Client is a well-established engineering/manufacturing business producing bespoke crushing and conveying components and systems and world leader in their field.

This role represents an excellent career opportunity for an experienced Project Manager.

This is a hands-on Project Manager role with responsibility for managing projects to make sure that they are on-time, on-spec and on-budget. You will work closely with the Sales, Operations, Engineering and Proposals functions in the scoping, estimating, selling and negotiating of contracts and be a key contact for our customers. You will lead multi-skilled teams, including contractors to see the project through from beginning to end.

KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Oversee implementation of projects & project progress on a daily basis.

* Office, site and overall project management

* Manage client & contractor relations from a project perspective

* Define monitor & report on status of milestones & deliverables

* Audit project deliverables to ensure they align with both project and overall business schedules.

* Facilitate team, client & contractor meetings effectively.

* Minimise exposure to risk with regard to projects.

* Work closely with Sales and Proposals, to scope, estimate, negotiate and sell contracts.

* Develop project plans as necessary to successfully deliver the contractual scope of supply.

* Plan and co-ordinate resources required to successfully execute the project.

* Oversee the successful delivery of projects to scope, target cost, quality, programme and completion encompassing design, engineering, construction, handover and commercial aspects, and deal with contentious points.

* Monitor and effectively report progress and status of the projects to management and to the customer in accordance with the project plan.

* Implement a full risk and value engineering management process where all risks and costs savings opportunities are identified and actioned.

* Ensure that project imperatives are clearly communicated and understood through the project and to others, as appropriate.

* Liaise with customers, contractors, employees and management to develop relationships that are conducive to the successful completion of the project.

* Achieve high levels of customer satisfaction.

* Be responsible for all safety, health, environment and quality matters including driving excellence and championing continuous improvement.

* Control of site personnel including but not limited to site engineers, site managers, field engineers, service engineers and sub-contractors on KPI's and take the appropriate action

QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES:

* Ideally Degree qualified, preferably Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial or Mining Engineering.

* Be an experienced Project Manager, ideally holding a formal Project Management qualification

* Project management experience in a manufacturing environment essential, preferably in a medium/heavy engineering industry and Capital Equipment manufacture.

* Be able to understand engineering drawings and specifications, ideally holding a formal Engineering qualification.

* MRP experience, preferably SAP

* Project control skills, with Microsoft Project or other software

* Excellent problem solving and interpersonal skills

* Experience of material handling equipment desirable, but not essential.

* Strong computer skills

* Able to travel in the UK and overseas as required

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