Central Realisation Engineering Manager – Automation

Recruiter
Minstrell Recruitment Ltd
Location
Hatfield
Posted
30 Sep 2018
Closes
30 Oct 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

Central Realisation Engineering Manager – Automation / Manufacturing

Excellent Salary with development opportunities
Hampshire and Hertfordshire

I am currently looking to recruit a Central Realisation Engineering Manager to join my client based in Hertfordshire and Hampshire.

The Central Realisation Engineering Manager will be responsible for delivering all aspects of various Engineering Projects to schedule, to specification and within budget, in support of Business Project Manager customer with the purpose to:

* Increase output capacity

* Improve productivity

* Enable capacity increase in the SKU range

* Provide resiliency to the existing operation/process.

You will project manage the technical realisation of our automation solutions at our next generation of customer fulfilment centre’s (Automated Distribution Centre’s). Managing and supporting matrix resources and deliverables from multiple teams across engineering.

Key Responsibilities:

* Be the link and liaison between teams based at different locations (including new build sites)

* Communication across teams and to project stakeholders

* Coordinate project technical support, taking ownership of problems seeing them through to resolution

* Identify and coordinate applicable engineering change requests

* Maintain and communicate project technical documentation

* Risk identification and mitigation

* Workflow management of cross functional teams

* Working with planning colleagues to create and maintain realisation programmes

What do we need from you?

* An Engineering qualification, to HND or Degree level

* Proven engineering knowledge and project / engineering management experience of a considerable size.

* Good technical ability (or experience) relating to automation hardware (cranes, conveyors, factory automation etc)

* Demonstrable competence in effective management and leadership of a team, Experience of delivering through people

* Experience of projects in Material Handling, manufacturing, automotive, airports, FMCG distribution or similar field

* Aptitude to debate detail both technical and commercial detail with internal and external parties

* Ability to design & propose alternative solutions when faced with project barriers.

* Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical audiences

* Ability to monitor, report and communicate progress (or barriers to progress) with variety of stakeholders, both in verbal and written form.

* Proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel, and ideally MS Project

Application Process

If you have the above skills and wish to be considered for this position or find out more details then please submit your CV.

We will endeavour to contact all applicants however if you do not hear from me within two weeks then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful

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