Senior Project Manager – Engineering

Full Time Permanent

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Senior Project Manager – Engineering


Manufacturing – Consumer Products 

Competitive Basic + Package 

Are you a proven project management professional, with a track record in delivering NPD/NPI within a manufacturing and engineering background? Do you want to work for a business experiencing significant growth and forecasting further expansion in the years to come and currently embarking on significant business transformation – then this is the role for you! 

This Liverpool based Consumer Products Business, who take pride in delivering several well-known products to their diverse portfolio of clients, are looking to recruit a Senior Project Manager – Engineering. The role takes full accountability for the planning, governance, and delivery of New Product Development & Introduction (NPI) projects.  The Senior Project Manager will manage the full lifecycle from concept to delivery and post-launch review. 

Key Responsibilities: 

Coach and support less experienced PMO team members
Support engagement of PMO into other functional areas.
Support development of best practice processes and templates to support NPI process.
Manage project budgets and costs vs target.
Manage on time, on specification and on cost delivery of the programme/project.
Own and manage the timing plan through the project.
Manage risks and issues through the project (both technical and commercial).
Manage change requests through the project and communicate impact in terms of time, cost and requirements.
Manage overall project budget and maintain financial reports.
Lead weekly project meeting and maintain weekly ADI log (Actions, Decisions, Issues).

Skills, Knowledge and Experience Required: 

Degree qualified in a relevant engineering or technical discipline (mechanical, electrical & electronic, manufacturing, automotive, aeronautical, design) or significant relevant experience.
A strong degree of creativity, innovation & problem-solving ability.
Significant experience in developing products with technical content (mechanical, electrical, electronics, software).
Resilience and an ability to maintain a teams’ pace and overcome obstacles.
An ability to get things done. Completes and finishes work with no loose ends.
Demonstrable success in multiple technical project & programme management.
Excellent understanding of best practice project and programme management methodology & techniques (ideally APM, Prince2, or PMP certified).
Strong commercial acumen to drive for profitability.
Familiar with project financial metrics like IRR, ROI, NPV.
Familiar with product financials like detailed BOM cost analysis, COGS, Margins.
Strong budget and resource management.
Ability to develop detailed project plans based on Work Breakdown Structure approach. Ability to analyse Critical Path and mitigate schedule risk.

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