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We are looking to recruit a Project Manager to join our client based in Cheshire on a permanent basis. Our client is a leading global manufacturer within the pharmaceutical and medical sector.

The main purpose of the Project Manager is to support the engineering and technical functions of the business and improve performance across design, installation and maintenance projects.

 

What’s the job?

  • To identify the tasks required for specific projects providing forecasted costs, timescales and resource requirements for approval.
  • To manage allocated projects ensuring adherence to schedule, budget and compliance with business requirements.
  • To identify and develop proposals for improvements in site efficiency for approval by the Process Engineering team.
  • To provide technical support and expert advice as required to support manufacturing and project objectives
  • Effective facilitation of project execution through motivating team members, encouraging participation and good team working conditions. Ensure clearly defined Roles for project team, values feedback
  • Effective communication and influencing of key stakeholders in support of the project.
  • To provide cost and time estimates for defined project tasks to allow capital budgets and Capital Expenditure Requests to be proposed for approval.
  • To identify resource requirements required to achieve project objectives and ensure (with support from Process Engineering team) that appropriate resource is available.
  • To plan tasks required to achieve project objectives within cost and time constraints. Plan to be communicated to customers and activities to be tracked against plan.
  • To assess project tasks for potential impact on company procedures (Safety, Health, Environmental and cGMP) and to identify (with relevant support) suitable actions to minimise risk.
  • To organise with Manufacturing and Maintenance teams activities for equipment commissioning, qualification and handover.
  • Responsible for control of engineering systems (e.g. ELDs, layout drawings, seals drawings, component specifications) as required by Process Engineering Manager

 

What experience do you need?

Essential

  • Degree in Engineering discipline or equivalent experience within the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Ideally a Chartered engineer or working towards Chartered status.
  • Excellent Technical ability, problem solving and team working skills
  • Proven record of working under own initiative within a highly regulated environment (ideally Pharmaceutical)
  • Proven experience of managing projects with planning and coordinating responsibilities
  • Strong project management skills and the ability to lead and motivate teams to deliver against targets.
  • Very strong communication and interpersonal skills required.

 

The package

Excellent basic salary plus benefits including pension, medical cover etc.

 

What to do next

If you feel this opportunity could be a fit for your skills and experience, please click the apply button.

During the COVID19 situation our clients are still working and recruiting. The interview process will consist of video interview and then face to face interviews while respecting the social distancing rules.

Recruitment processes with our Clients usually move quickly and successful applicants will advance to interview stage promptly. Regrettably, only applicants who demonstrate the required experience outlined in the advert will be contacted.

We are looking to recruit a Project Manager to join our client based in Cheshire on a permanent basis. Our client is a leading global manufacturer within the pharmaceutical and medical sector.

The main purpose of the Project Manager is to support the engineering and technical functions of the business and improve performance across design, installation and maintenance projects.

 

What’s the job?

  • To identify the tasks required for specific projects providing forecasted costs, timescales and resource requirements for approval.
  • To manage allocated projects ensuring adherence to schedule, budget and compliance with business requirements.
  • To identify and develop proposals for improvements in site efficiency for approval by the Process Engineering team.
  • To provide technical support and expert advice as required to support manufacturing and project objectives
  • Effective facilitation of project execution through motivating team members, encouraging participation and good team working conditions. Ensure clearly defined Roles for project team, values feedback
  • Effective communication and influencing of key stakeholders in support of the project.
  • To provide cost and time estimates for defined project tasks to allow capital budgets and Capital Expenditure Requests to be proposed for approval.
  • To identify resource requirements required to achieve project objectives and ensure (with support from Process Engineering team) that appropriate resource is available.
  • To plan tasks required to achieve project objectives within cost and time constraints. Plan to be communicated to customers and activities to be tracked against plan.
  • To assess project tasks for potential impact on company procedures (Safety, Health, Environmental and cGMP) and to identify (with relevant support) suitable actions to minimise risk.
  • To organise with Manufacturing and Maintenance teams activities for equipment commissioning, qualification and handover.
  • Responsible for control of engineering systems (e.g. ELDs, layout drawings, seals drawings, component specifications) as required by Process Engineering Manager

 

What experience do you need?

Essential

  • Degree in Engineering discipline or equivalent experience within the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Ideally a Chartered engineer or working towards Chartered status.
  • Excellent Technical ability, problem solving and team working skills
  • Proven record of working under own initiative within a highly regulated environment (ideally Pharmaceutical)
  • Proven experience of managing projects with planning and coordinating responsibilities
  • Strong project management skills and the ability to lead and motivate teams to deliver against targets.
  • Very strong communication and interpersonal skills required.

 

The package

Excellent basic salary plus benefits including pension, medical cover etc.

 

What to do next

If you feel this opportunity could be a fit for your skills and experience, please click the apply button.

During the COVID19 situation our clients are still working and recruiting. The interview process will consist of video interview and then face to face interviews while respecting the social distancing rules.

Recruitment processes with our Clients usually move quickly and successful applicants will advance to interview stage promptly. Regrettably, only applicants who demonstrate the required experience outlined in the advert will be contacted.

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