My client is one of the largest manufacturers of fibreglass masts in Europe with an international presence; manufacturing a range of frangible structures for use in and around airfields. Rapidly expanding, they now seek an enthusiastic and energetic Project Manager with a good eye for detail and confidence in their own abilities.
My client is looking for someone with an inquisitive nature, an eye for technical detail and the ability to identify opportunities and solutions for their client base. This person will quickly become involved with the design and development of new products and will assist in the delivery of existing projects worldwide. At the heart of this role will be the ability to provide a technical link between the sales team, customers and the manufacture/delivery of this project by the client's production facilities.
To be a successful candidate you would need to have the following skills and characteristics:
*Confident in the use of computer aided design software and in the production of working drawings.
*Ability to develop an incomplete sales specification and translate this into precise design specifications so that a project can be produced by the factory
*Ability to work closely and precisely with sales staff, clients and production teams to allow a project to be delivered accurately and on-time.
*Willing to undertake some overseas travel for attending/exhibiting at trade shows/client visits).
*Open-mindedness with a willingness to learn and train in new areas.
*A self-starter with the confidence to use their own initiative
*Honesty, integrity, flexibility, someone who is dependable, reliable with excellent timekeeping
*Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
*Strong communication and organisational skills
*Ability to problem solve whilst providing cost effective solutions
*Take responsibility for your own processes.
*A good telephone manner, professional, organised and polished.
*Assist with the quoting and preparation of tenders, shipping and related administration.
*Be good with figures, calculating costs using foreign exchange
In return, this fantastic opportunity offers a starting salary of £28,000. Office hours are Monday to Friday based at Darlington and Newton Aycliffe within a vibrant energetic environment with superb facilities.
Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.