Project Manager - Rolling Stock

  • Location

    Crewe, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Rolling Stock

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  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Rail Technical Team

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Morson International are looking for a Project Manager to join a large name within the Rolling Stock industry.

Responsibilities include:

  1. Manage projects through the lifecycle of bid, initiate, mobilise, delivery and close-out, ensuring all work undertaken is done so in a timely manner and a high standard, in line with customer expectations
  2. Maintain compliance with statutory and regulatory legal requirements through company processes and procedures
  3. Identify project risk control measures and conduct periodic reviews to mitigate impact on project, escalating high risks and issues for resolution
  4. Develop effective internal and external working relationships that deliver project requirements and contracted deliverables
  5. Deliver pro-active customer management, leading project review meetings, identify opportunities to maximise revenues and minimise costs
  6. Understand and recognize new stakeholder opportunities and maintain existing stakeholder relationships
  7. Support the bid team as required with input to support potential new work opportunities and contracts
  8. Develop internal systems, processes, procedures and reporting mechanisms providing clear project control, drive continuous improvement initiatives
  9. Compile regular project reports detailing performance status.
  10. Ensure project performance adheres to strict budgets and management of costs with use of ERP system and recording of key project costs

Ideally you will have:

  1. Experience of rail vehicle heavy maintenance activities
  2. Effective project and people management experience
  3. Understanding of statutory legal health, safety and environmental standards
  4. Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with strong analytical techniques
  5. Ability to communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders along with customer management skills
  6. Understanding of production efficiency tools and techniques
  7. Ability to lead team of people and interface with Executive/ Directors level
  8. Excellent computer proficiency (MS Project, O365)
  9. Prepared to work within various geographical areas