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Project Manager

Ref no. BHN570187
Location Dartford, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Exeprienced Project Manager with an electronics background Prince 2 qualified, automotive background preferred.

Key skills required for this role

Project Management


Project Management Prince 2

Job description

Purpose of the role
* Support the clients's positive approach to managing and enhancing their products, services and processes.
* To develop and apply project management tools & techniques to facilitate the on-time delivery of projects supporting New Product Introduction process and other Project support activities.
* Proactive approach to support their business ideals and customer relations while enhancing the Engineering teams and company efficiency.

Key Responsibilities
* Work with the (GHP&PS) to develop a standard project management methodology to primarily support the delivery of NPI projects.
* Develop project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant internal and external stakeholders.
* Facilitate project delivery against agreed scope.
* Create and maintain relevant project plans and documentation to ensure project progress is understood and team members are aware of project delivery requirements and responsibilities.
* Assess requirements to support successful project delivery.
* Use appropriate techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule & costs (as applicable).
* Report and escalate project status concerns as needed.
* At all times represent the firm's best interests when performing the duties of the role.
* Making sure quality standards are met
* As required support and attend exhibitions, seminars workshops etc.

Candidate Requirements

Education and Training
1. 1.BTEC, HNC /City & Guilds or equivalent in an engineering or science discipline
2. At least 5 GCSE's (equivalent) at Grade C or above and including Maths & English.
3. Prince 2 or formal Project Management training
4. High level of numeracy and literacy
5. Experienced in the use of Microsoft Office applications.

Experience and Skills
1. 2 to 3 years of working as Project Manager within a technical or engineering environment or leading engineering teams within such environments.
2. Understanding and knowledge of working with and supporting OEM & Tier 1 customers.
3. Experience of managing multi-disciplinary teams in a project delivery (life cycle management) environment.
4. Experience of working within a fast-paced environment with changing priorities.
5. Relationship developer with both internal and external stakeholders.

Electronics and automotive background preferred.

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