Senior Project Manager

Senior Project Manager

Job Title: Senior Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Basildon, Essex
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 893650_1515164638
Contact Name: Alex Ronald
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 05, 2018 15:03

Job Description

This is an outstanding opportunity for the very best Managers to become part of an incredibly exciting international engineering business. We aim to provide creative engineering solutions to complex problems where precision and speed of deployment are critical.
Pioneering engineering, research and test services to the automotive, defence, aerospace and rail sectors.

Senior Project Manager
We require a Senior Project Manager on an initial 3 month rolling contract.

To manage day to day activities of test operations within the area designated
* Ensure timely delivery of customer projects at highest level of quality
* Manage staff to ensure maximum utilisation of resource and capacity of equipment
* Support development & implementation of technical capability roadmaps
* Identify capital needs and input as necessary to business case
* Ensure best working practices are followed and create a world class test environment for our customers and employees
* To provide analysis of KPI data and agree and where appropriate lead improvement activities.
* Responsible for risk management including contingency
* To provide data and support as needed for budget preparation and monthly reporting
* To be a part of test ops team inputting into development future direction and strategy
* Delivering cost reduction and quality improvement activity on an ongoing basis

Senior Project Manager
Contract rate NEG depending on level of experience

Essential experience for this role includes;
Minimum 5 years project managing at a senior level with day to day operational experience in a complex environment.
Experience of having managed directly or been responsible for the areas reporting to the role.
Ability to work and thrive in a matrix organisation.
Preferably from an Automotive test background.

MBA, MSc, Degree in business studies or engineering discipline.
APM (APMP preferable), Prince2, MS Project.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability to Alex Ronald MREC. or 01202 204084
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
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