Project Manager

Posted 22 February by Quay Personnel Limited

Our client is a major engineering company, with offices nationwide. Due to recent expansion, they are now looking to recruit two Project Managers, both to be based in their Reading office. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing quotations to customers or potential customers for Mechanical, Electrical and Fabrication products or services, as well as delivering works and projects on time and in budget, and making sure that works are carried out to company and customer’s satisfaction in a safe and professional manner.

Key Responsibilities:

  • liaising with customers face to face to determine their needs and requirements;
  • quoting within the agreed customer and contract time frame;
  • creating quote activity in line with the company targets;
  • working with the buyer to get best price for materials and equipment;
  • responsible for turning quoted work into live work;
  • delivering the Project on time and on budget;
  • managing the site teams to make sure works are delivered on time and on budget;
  • provide weekly / monthly forecast for achievable sales;
  • producing and sending Risk and Method Statements to customers within agreed timescales;
  • ensure that site team carries out all works in a safe and professional manner

Person Specification - Qualifications:

  • NVQ in Mechanical and / or Electrical Engineering
  • CSCS/IOSH managing safely or equivalent
  • Full UK Driving license
  • City & Guilds Confined space trained
  • EUSR Blue Water Hygiene Card
  • Emergency First Aid Training

Person Specification - Skills & Knowledge:

  • good communication skills;
  • good at customer facing;
  • ability to complete paperwork;
  • good I.T. Skills;
  • ability to meet deadlines;
  • problem solving skills;
  • ability to work with a wide range of people;
  • attention to detail;
  • teamwork and collaboration

Person Specification - Experience:

  • Practical knowledge of engineering
  • Proven track record of site installation.
  • Understanding of engineering drawings
  • Good knowledge of site procedures and health and safety requirements
  • Customer focused

A competitive salary is offered, plus a number of other benefits

If you are interested in this role, please apply at your earliest convenience

Required skills

  • Engineering
  • Forecast
  • Project Managers
  • Quotations
  • Risk

Application questions

Do you have a practical knowledge of engineering?
Do you have a proven track record of site installation?

Reference: 34227123

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