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Programme Manager

  • Location: Malmesbury
  • Salary: Competitive per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 2 months ago

Programme Manager - Wiltshire - Technology - Chemical - Mechanical

Our client is a global technology enterprise, providing new inventions that defy convention and simply work better. Based on their growth in new technologies (including medical devices, cosmetics, and personal care), they are seeking a Programme Manager to support the Upstream (NPI and research) projects. In this fast paced, dynamic environment the Programme Manager will orchestrate some Upstream projects whilst supporting future range plans. This role will be instrumental to ensure projects are delivered on time; meet technical specification and are within budget.

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage category projects utilising the appropriate systems, processes and resources to facilitate an optimal delivery. This will include identifying, managing and mitigating the projects risk and issues, and agreeing accountabilities and responsibilities with the wider project team
  • Coordinate and communicate project scope, identify dependencies and understand the critical path to secure timely project delivery
  • Identify and manage stakeholders, resolve conflicts, empower and inspire teams
  • Manage progress, analyse, collate & report project status and data from a cost, time, spec perspective
  • Manage the Category budget, define and control project cost
  • Define, assess and track the impact of change requests
  • Create resource plans to determine demand and manage project resource allocation
  • Capture lessons learned and drive continuous improvement initiatives and development of PM capability
  • Promote Project Management principles and best practices in all aspects of work and act as mentor to other team members where appropriate

About you

  • A Degree qualification (engineering discipline preferable) or equivalent
  • Experience delivering projects in an engineering or early stage environment
  • Good understanding of Agile project management methodologies
  • In depth knowledge of Project Management fundamentals
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite
  • Experience with proven ability to manage and deliver complex tasks in a fast moving and dynamic environment
  • Strong communication, influencing and relationship building skills
  • Analytical mind-set, attention to detail and ability to challenge assumptions and convention
  • Self-motivated and able to resolve conflict, inspire teams, mentor peers
  • In depth understanding and application of business processes, project governance methods and operational/development framework
  • Some experience of line management
  • Offering a competitive base salary + benefits, if you feel you have the experience and skillset to fulfil this fast-moving Programme Manager role then please apply. For questions, please contact Andy Leake. or 01384 446104

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.