Project Manager

Posted 3 April by Gi Group Easy Apply

Project Manager - Excellent salary + generous holiday entitlement, pension, BUPA healthcare, life insurance and more

A rare opportunity to join a leading global manufacturer of precision instruments and services for use in manufacturing and laboratories. A leader in weighing, analytical and inspection solutions.

Our global client is looking for a Project Manager to join their team in Manchester to project manage the delivery of the next generation V5 metal Detection platform and product families via product lifestyle management (PLM)

Key Responsibilities:

* Ensure that projects are successfully managed utilising the Project Management Competencies of Scope, Time, Cost, Quality, Risk, Resource Planning, Communications, and procurement in order to successfully complete project deliverables as planned
* Plan, direct, and coordinate activities of assigned projects to ensure that goals or objectives of project are accomplished within prescribed time frame and cost parameters
* Identify resource constraints between projects and working with business leadership to propose and implement project changes based on priorities and critical path
* Implement a portfolio-wide planning mechanism to drive improved resource utilisation
* Develop task level project plans and empower teams to succeed by showing clear ownership and driving accountability of tasks
* Responsible for milestone review and post-launch project review content and timing, as per the Project Lifestyle Management (PLM) process
* Maintain communication with leadership team, ensuring awareness of potential roadblocks, risks or challenges and proposing solutions
* Maintain and communicate PLM project performance metrics, setting and maintaining high expectations
* New Product Development and Introduction activities

Qualifications / Experience / Skills:

* Previous and demonstrable experience of successful project management
* Previous, demonstrable experience of management of multiple faceted New Product Development and Introduction ( NPDI) activities within an actual design and manufacturing environment
* Previous, experience of management of multiple faceted NPDI projects throughout the complete product lifecycle (Ideation to Commercial release)
* HND / HNC, or similar, in a technical related subject
* The ability to quickly gain credibility and respect across all departments and levels
* Be persuasive, influential, self-motivated and results focused
* Logical, analytical and able to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels

Please apply urgently if you have the suitable skills and experience. If you have any queries and for a confidential discussion on the above role or other similar roles please call us on

Key Words: Project Management, Product Lifecycle Management, PLM, New Product Development and Introduction, NPDI, Design, Manufacturing, Project Manager, Manchester, Northern Region, Prince, Ideation, Commercial Release, Technical, Projects, Project Performance Metrics, Product Lifestyle Management

Gi Group provides a tailored Account Managed Service with an experienced and dedicated recruitment team partnering with many different Scientific, Engineering and Pharmaceutical clients throughout the globe and the United Kingdom

Required skills

  • Manufacturing
  • Prince
  • Project Management
  • Product Lifecycle Management
  • Project Performance
  • Projects
  • Project Manager
  • Design
  • Technical
  • Manchester
  • Ideation
  • PLM
  • New Product Development and Introduction
  • NPDI
  • Northern Region
  • Commercial Release

Reference: 34819733

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