Project Manager

Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
£45000/annum holiday, car allowance,pension
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
My client in based in Buckingham is currently looking for a Project Manager to join their team.

My client specialise in design and manufacturing, supplying into the automotive sector.

Main purpose:

To effectively manage, drive and control single or multiple projects to both the customers and company expectations, meeting all goals of timing, cost, quality and Customer satisfaction.

Key Responsibilities:

- To lead Project teams to deliver the objectives for new product introduction projects’ ensuring use of best practice project management techniques.
- To lead customer project meetings and visits when required.
- Control and delivery of budgets for prototypes, development and tooling expenditure
- Maintain project timing plan and highlight concern areas
- Chair and minute project meetings with the project team as appropriate
- Report project summary including preparation of phase exit documentation.
- Communicate clearly issues to the project team and plan resources accordingly.
- Responsible for preparation of commercial aspects, especially engineering changes and traceability of these through the project.
- Support Program Managers in cost drive initiatives on current business.

Experience and Qualifications
- Educated to degree or equivalent level in technically based subject
- Relevant Project management experience, ideally with some qualification (PRINCE 2)
- Ability to motivate and lead a team
- Computer literate in Microsoft office programmes including Project.

The salary for this position is paying 45k per annum, including 25 holiday days plus statutory bank holiday. Benefits include car allowance, pension scheme, private medical care and bonus.

The working hours for this role Monday-Thursday 8am- 5pm, Friday 8am- 1pm. If you would like to be considered please respond with an up to date CV