Engineering Project Manager

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  • Location

    Chester, Cheshire

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  • Salary:

    Up to £40000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tahanee Twist

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    12 Month FTC

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Engineering Project Manager / Project Engineer to join our client's manufacturing site working initially on a 12 month FTC basis, working on a high value project to upgrade the site warehouse.

Key Accountabilities

- Activity and resource planning against agreed budgets and timing. Highlight scope, cost and timeline challenges.
- Control and manage the project timeline to achieve the project deadline.
- Cost control
- Analyse and manage project risk throughout all phase of the project.
- Manage reporting and documentation requirements.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

- Degree level or professional qualification ideally in Engineering
- Experienced in automation and warehouse operations
- Supplier and Project Management
- Proven ability to coordinate across teams

Essential Functional / Technical Skills

- Specific automation requirements (Siemens Plc's, Autostore, system interfaces and SAP ideal)
- Full understanding of Systems Integration and IT Platforms
- Proven negotiation skills and assertiveness to secure contracts that deliver value and agree contractual and service commitments are achieved
- Proven ability to manage and deliver automation projects, successfully resolving issues and utilising internal network and relationships to reach solutions
- Strong communication skills
- Experienced in contract management and managing suppliers
- Understanding of Duty Compliance

Please note the consultant looking after this position is Tahanee Twist