Project Manager

£27000 - £32000/annum
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Project Manager

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a multi-award-winning company specialising in the design, project management, manufacture and installation of bespoke luxury retail window display schemes and in-store visual merchandising; as well as events, sculpture, set-builds and public art.
Within the role you will be responsible for winning and managing client projects from inception to sign off of final accounts. The role is responsible for taking the client’s brief and managing the expectations of the client to ensure that the brief is met successfully and on time.

Key Responsibilities:
• Attending client meetings to take new design briefs and brainstorm ideas
• Managing projects from initial client brief through production to final implementation and installation, strictly following the guidelines in the latest Project Manager Training Pack
• Sourcing of materials, manufacturing partners and suppliers required for assigned projects
• Quoting of projects at maximum profitability within clients’ budgets
• Briefing design team where relevant, supporting and monitoring work throughout
• Responsible for setting up and adhering to production timelines ensuring all key dates and deadlines are met
• Ensuring that costs are maintained within set budgets throughout project and all relevant PO’s are raised at time of order
• Presenting final designs in client meetings
• There will also be an element of project management to the role, quoting jobs, managing

Skills & Experience:
• Project Management experience (3-5 years minimum in a similar environment)
• Winning new business and retaining clients
• Excellent knowledge of materials and manufacturing (industry specific)
• Retail industry experience – either agency or client side
• Advanced Microsoft Excel and Word
• Advanced Photoshop, Illustrator or CAD skills Advantageous