Project Leader

Job Title: Project Leader
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Competitive
Reference: PL - CG_1551696440
Contact Name: Clara Griffiths
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 04, 2019 10:47

Job Description

They are recruiting for a Project Manager where you will be managing multiple projects to a successful outcome by making the best use of the resources and working with the functional departments such as sales, design, manufacturing, operations and quality

Roles and Responsibilities

*You will be allocated multiple projects for which you will be responsible.
*For your allocated projects you will:
*Be responsible for coordinating project activity within the Company, liaising both internally with sales, design, operations and quality departments, together with external customers.
*Create and maintain the project charter.
*Create and maintain the project schedule, with input from functional departments, to best satisfy the project requirements.
*Manage action logs and execute the risk management process.
*Monitor project costs, schedules, task completion and deliveries against the project plan.
*Report current status and escalate potential problem areas on a regular basis to the management team.
*Take action to assure the successful completion of the project, including expediting any internal and external activities which may put the planned schedule at risk.
*Comply with the site New Product Introduction processes
*Coordinate project change proposals between the client and the customer.
*Act as the primary communication link between the client and the customer and be able to communicate with the customer regarding any aspect of the programme, seeking support from the relevant functional departments as required. Such aspects include design features, quality systems, manufacturing processes and delivery plans.
*Be responsible for organising customer visits in support of the project.
*Other reasonable tasks as requested by the Senior Managers of the Company from time to time.

Qualifications and Experience

*Minimum of 3 years of experience in a project management role.
*A degree in Mechanical/Electrical/Electronic engineering or related discipline is preferred.

*To meet the requirements of this role you should have:
*Strong interpersonal, communication and influencing skills to allow you to work effectively with the project teams and stakeholders, and to be used effectively in handling customer relations in a positive manner regardless of the situation.
*The ability to grasp technical detail and ideally have spent some time in an engineering design and manufacturing environment.
*The ability to write reports and produce high quality documentation.
*IT skills, including Microsoft Office with a strong focus on Project, Excel and Word.

Physical Demands

*None other than would normally be expected for this type of position.

Workplace Environment

*Working mostly in an office environment, but with frequent visits to all parts of the facility.
*Occasional visits to customers, suppliers and affiliated Companies and sub-contractors as required both UK based and overseas.


For more information regarding this role please call Clara Griffiths on 01453 796621 or send a CV

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