|Job Ref:||204791680||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Fareham||Address:||Post Code:||PO14||Salary:||£32000 - £35000/annum pension, hols||Post Date:||14/10/2016 03:36|
Variety is the spice of life and this Project Management position is offering the opportunity to work across a wide portfolio of products from initial client enquiry to production. The company will offer career development and training opportunities in exchange for a good background in electromechanical engineering, APMP or Prince2 knowledge & proven project engineering/management skills.|
Project Manager - Product design
Up to £35,000
My client is involved in the design, development and manufacture of ruggedised equipment, displays and mounted rack systems for the Defence, Naval and commercial domains.
Due to an increase in project work they are looking for a Project manager to be responsible for full product lifecycle management from concept design through to production.
This position would be better suited to someone who has either just started their career as a project manager or someone looking for that next step into a full project management role as the company are offering training and career development opportunities.
" Understanding project requirements (customer and internal) and ensuring traceability at each stage in the product lifecycle - requirements capture, concept, design and production
" Preparation of project plans with associated budget, resource requirements and schedule with product managers and business stakeholders
" Developing product cost targets and tracking estimates
" Managing and communicating changes to requirements, schedules, spend and product cost
" Managing risks though the successful application of effective identification and mitigation strategies.
" Maintaining strong and effective communications with all key project stakeholders, both inside and outside the business with clear and decisive articulation of status, issues, impacts and action plans.
" Participation in the review, creation and improvement of best practice project management processes and associated procedures and toolsets
Knowledge and Qualifications
" Degree level or equivalent with a technical engineering design or manufacturing background (Mechanical, Electronics etc)
" Proven ability in a Project Management role in a dynamic, high technology manufacturing environment - Defence, Aerospace preferred
" APMP or Prince 2 qualification preferred
" Previous knowledge of working in a fast-paced product development organisation supporting full product lifecycle from concept design through to production
" Strong technical engineering background for the development of electromechanical systems with a good understanding of full systems development
" Strong communication and interpersonal skills with proven skills in meeting the needs of multiple customers at all levels within the business
" A natural ability to absorb complex technical and logistical issues and work with a cross-functional team to define resolution plans
Candidates must be eligible for UK MoD security clearance checks so UK or EU nationals only
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