Project Manager

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    West Sussex, England

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    £35000 - £40000 per annum

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    Jacob Marshall

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    over 1 year ago

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Project Manager

West Sussex

£35,000 - £40,000

A world-renowned company in the Renewable energy sector are looking for a Project Manager. This is an exciting opportunity to join a company that manufactures world-class technology and be involved in a range of complex advanced engineering projects.

The Project Manager will be responsible for delivering projects to time, cost and quality. They will be prime point of contact with customers and suppliers all over the world and ensuring the project is an success.

Responsibilities - Project Manager - West Sussex

  • Identify and manage internal and external stakeholders, maintaining a good understanding of their influence and interests; ensuring that confidentiality requirements are maintained at all times
  • Prepare, issue and obtain approval of the Project Charter in accordance with the Project Delivery Process; ensure that the Charter is maintained throughout the project life-cycle including the effects of changes in scope, timing and cost
  • Ensure project objectives are clear and unambiguous, and that success is defined and achievable
  • Prepare and maintain the project plan, including key milestones and deliverables, ensuring that dependencies and resourcing needs are accurately defined to inform capacity planning activities
  • In close cooperation with functional leaders, identify and secure the resources required to deliver the project successfully within the constraints of budget, time and capacity
  • Manage internal and external costs through consistent planning and tracking; maintaining accurate variance to plan, forecast and cost to complete information
  • Define, develop and manage the delivery team to achieve all project objectives
  • Proactively manage the project risks, recording their identification, quantification and mitigation in the risk register and monitoring them accordingly; know when to escalate risks to senior management
  • Prepare and maintain project management reports
  • Identify and manage changes in project scope, timing and cost through the Ceres Change Control Notification process; ensuring that controlled documents (e.g. Project Charter) are updated and approved as required by the process
  • Be proactive in resolving conflict to meet the project and corporate objectives; knowing when to escalate issues
  • Identify opportunities for continuous improvement to achieve productivity and / or efficiency objectives

Knowledge/Skills/Experience - Project Manager - West Sussex

  • Degree qualified in a relevant engineering discipline
  • 4+ years' direct project management experience or other role with transferrable skills gained in a technical organisation
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good understanding of project management techniques underpinned by technical background
  • Experience of project managing or working within technically complex engineering projects from R&D through to start of production/product launch
  • Good experience of customer and supplier relationship management
  • Ability to adapt rapidly to changing priorities and situations, working in a fast-paced environment

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