Project Manager

Magpie People are working with a well established Engineering company based in Sheffield who are looking to recruit an experienced Project Manager with a strong background with CNC machinery

Main Duties of the Project Manager role

  • Set up and chair project kick off meetings and ongoing project review meetings, project will include, installation, service /warrenty and new product introduction
  • Prepare Gantt charts to plan and track progress of machine sale projects.
  • Communicate proactively with customers, build strong relationships and keep track of any delays and escalate issues
  • Ensure smooth project delivery through effective gathering and recording of information, planning, organisation and ongoing communication
  • Schedule preparation, pre planning and project resource forecasting for engineering and other technical activities relating to projects.
  • Manage and coordinate multiple projects to meet customer and business needs
  • Arrange and ensure post project sign off, and review project effectiveness and lessons for continuous improvement

For this Mechanical Project Manager role you should have/

  • Strong engineering manufacturing background and have a good understanding and knowledge of CNC machine tool technology.
  • A machine tool background would be a distinct advantage Apprentice trained in engineering discipline.
  • Have past experience in a similar project management role within an engineering environment — CNC and Machine tools would be an advantage
  • Proven experience of project management systems – Prince2 Certification would be prefered

Magpie People is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Magpie People is a Recruitment Consultancy with over a decade of experience of delivering recruitment solutions to the Engineering, Manufacturing and Technical industries

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