5 months ago
Assistant Project Manager required to provide support to the Project Production Managers and Manufacturing Management Team to define, plan, direct and deliver the manufacturing projects/contracts against business plan targets through rigorous cost control and schedule adherence.
The successful candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:
Planning, facilitating and providing support to the success of large scale contracts throughout the product life cycle.
Ensuring accurate reporting of progress against all aspects of project performance and interpreting requirements back to manufacturing.
Assisting in the preparation and maintenance of contract risk and opportunity plans/budgets.
Playing a key role in tendering/bidding activities associated with the successful acquisition of future business.
Manage stakeholder interfaces including internal customers and ensure accurate reporting of progress against all aspects of project performance.
Developing and maintaining key relationships with internal customers and key subcontractors.
Communicating consolidated project/programme requirements to a multi-disciplined team to safeguard deliveries.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate experience of the following:
Experienced Project Manager with a proven track record in the delivery of fixed cost programmes, of significant value, within a matrix organisation.
Experience within an engineering or production environment would be of preference.
A natural communicator, able to build strong relationships, with experience in driving multi-functional teams and delivering to tight time-scales.
Enthusiastic, pro-active and tenacious individual who can prioritise and understand strategic business needs as well as managing the day-to-day tactical decisions.
Experience in the application of Project Management skills at assistant level in a relevant business environment.
Recognising the RESTRICTED nature of the work, suitable candidates will be SC cleared or eligible for this level of clearance