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Project Manager

  • Location: Desford
  • Salary: £25 - 32 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Off-Highway
  • Function: Project & Programme Management
  • Contact: James Tilley
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384 446126
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 27 July 2022
  • Job Ref: 62052

Project Manager/Project Engineer

Up to £32/hr - Inside IR35


Off Highway

12 month initial contract

The primary responsibilities of this project engineering position is to work with a multi-functional team in resourcing components to suppliers in the EAME region from start of the process to introduction of the components and ensuring that robust processes are in place to enable successful project.

Scope of the project is approximately 40 components with about $9m of spend to localise.

The Project lead is responsible for delivery of this project including the following activities:

  • Leading the project team and ensuring that the agreed timelines are on track
  • Providing feedback to the stakeholder group on the progress and identifying areas of support needed to maintain project timelines
  • Working with the category and engineering teams on delivery of the elements within the New Source Introduction (NSI) Process at both Gateway 3 (Approval to proceed with investments such as capital tooling and Gateway 5.5 (Ready for production)
  • Completion of source council packs at both Gateway 3 and Gateway 5.5 including presenting to stakeholder forum for approval
  • Manage capital expenditure associated with the project
  • Prioritisation of components based on business need (such as assurance of supply)
  • Creation of a project plan (potentially with support of Project Management Office)
  • Interfacing with suppliers on aspects of the project

To apply for this position you should have some of the following:

  • Experience based background over degree
  • Experience in purchasing/engineering
  • Experienced in project management
  • Microsoft Office
  • Able to communicate at all levels
  • Stakeholder management experience

For further information, please send your interest and CV to James Tilley -

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 Contracts are those of an Employment Business.