Project Manager

Sheffield Permanent £45,000 - £50,000
  • Ideal for a Project Manager with a Design Engineering / NPD background
  • Join a leading global manufacturer of capital equipment

About Our Client

Our client is the UK's leading manufacturer of heat technology for the laboratory and process markets. The products enjoy a global reputation for quality & performance with more than 65% of sales derived from Export markets

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager with a strong mechanical design engineering background to join a market leader.

As the Project Manager, you will provide technical consultation with customers to determine the project specification; Agree the design, quality standards, and budget of the project; Create quotations and technical specifications; Negotiate with stakeholders (clients, subcontractors, and suppliers); and manage multiple projects ensuring they are delivered on time, within budget, and meet the customer's technical requirement.

You will also organise and lead work teams, coordinating bespoke and NPD project activities; Identify problems and evaluate possible solutions to meet the client needs; Maintain and enhance a productive working relationship with the customer; Exchange information, and provide advice to technical and non-technical colleagues and customers; Preparing letters documents, test specifications and instruction manuals; Oversee installation and commissioning; and provide support for International Sales partners.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will be a degree qualified mechanical design engineer with the ability to present technical information to others including mechanical and electrical design technicians.

Have basic knowledge of properties and treatment of technical materials (e.g. ceramics, metals); Knowledge of relevant directives and safety standards is essential.

Must have project management qualifications, PRINCE2 an advantage, and proven PM experience within previous roles.

Ability to lead cross-functional teams including engineering, manufacturing, sales, marketing, purchasing and suppliers/sub-contractors.

What's on Offer

You will receive a competitive salary (DOE) and join the company incentive scheme. You will also join the salary sacrifice pension plan with 7.5% contributions and a death in service policy.

Finally, you will receive 25 days holiday + bank holidays.

Darren Moore
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Phone number
+44 161 829 0353

Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Project / Programme Management
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Darren Moore
Consultant phone
+44 161 829 0353
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