Senior Project Manager

Location England
Job Type Permanent
Salary £70000 - 80000 per year Car, Training and Progression
Contact Adam Waite
Call 07787 289 281
Reference AW/PM

Role – Senior Project Manager

Salary - £70,000

Benefits –Company Car, up to 10% bonus, Private Healthcare, Various other benefit

The Company

I have an opportunity for a Senior Project Manager to work for one of world’s largest manufacturer of automated material handling systems in the world.  The company turns over more than £700million globally. The company deliver an excellent 99.2% on customer orders with thousands per week. This is done through state of the art machines including conveyor systems, shuttle systems and robots.  They currently have a number of large scale projects coming up you can get your teeth stuck in to.

This company are a true leader in their field, offering excellent employee benefits, fantastic training and a great team to work with. 

The Role

As a Senior Project Manager, you will be fully responsible for the scope, performance and management of projects of £20 million+.  My client is responsible for delivering the engineering design, equipment installation, commissioning at site and all sub-contract supply for mechanical equipment and electrical hardware on projects they run.

You will initially receive a project handover from sales, your key role as Senior Project Manager will then be to:

  • To form the Project team to deliver the project (i.e CAD Designer, Electrical Engineer, Cost Engineer, Software Engineer, Project Engineer)
  • To identify the biggest risks to successfully completion of the project and along with the support of your team to create action points to mitigate for these risks.
  • Coach the team around issues they face on delivering during the project.
  • To make the decisions when to take the lead on conversations and negotiations with suppliers during the project.
  • To provide updates on the business on project progress, risks to scope and expected cost to complete.
  • To build a very strong relationship with project customers and to ensure their expectations are managed accordingly during the project lifecycle and that communication around project milestones and payment schedules are clear.

The Person


As a Senior Site Manager you will have:

  • Proven track record in delivering projects across a broad spectrum within an associated industry
  • Minimum HNC in mechanical or electrical engineering or similar discipline
  • Prince 2 Practitioner or equivalent
  • Good working knowledge of MS Project, Excel and Word
  • Knowledge of intralogistical processes and solutions                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           
  • Excellent dealing with business partners and in-house interfaces
  • Knowledge of IT tools used in the own professional field

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