Project Manager

  • Location

    Barnstaple

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing and Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £55, 000

  • Contact:

    paula

  • Contact email:

    paula@coopergolding.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01271 349 745

  • Salary high:

    57000

  • Salary low:

    50000

  • Job ref:

    1174523

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    permanent

  • Expiry date:

    2021-09-09

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    #

Project Manager

Salary up to £55, 000
34 days holiday 
Insurance
DIS 
Pension

What is the purpose of the Project Manager role?

Our client is seeking to recruit a Project Manager in their Engineering Department to participate in the management, execution and delivery of engineering activities, relating to the generation of a new range products for use in industrial and avionic applications.  Working on leading and world first projects this is a very exciting opportunity and you can also live by the sea!!

This is a multi-disciplinary product development team, ensuring that project development activities are co-ordinated efficiently and effectively throughout the entire development life cycle. 

What are the key responsibilities of the Project Manager role?
  • Undertake direct management and reporting of key projects
  • Ensure that product development activities are completed within the required project budget and timeframe
  • Produce and review resource forecasts and manage any resource requirements/conflicts for product development projects
  • Ensure compliance with the NPI (New Product Introduction) process, and ensure effective engagement/communication with all relevant internal and external stakeholders
  • Co-ordinate product development activities through a multi-disciplinary engineering team, and to provide cross department assistance and support, enabling the effective manufacture and ongoing sustainment of developed products
  • Hands on contribution to all elements of the engineering lifecycle, including: requirements capture, design, implementation, verification, qualification, compliance and support activities
  • Technical authoring of documents required by the design life cycle
  • Identify and implement process and productivity improvements
  • Assist in the generation and review of bids and proposals
  • Work with the Engineering Management Team to ensure that business-wide targets are met
What skills and Experience will the Project Manager have?
  • qualified to HND/Degree level in Electronics, Software Engineering, Systems Engineering, Physics, or a related discipline.
  • Aerospace experience
  • Understanding of safety regulations DO178 and DO254
  • A broad range of experience in the development of complex products within a multi-disciplined engineering environment. 
  • Experience of working in a design environment, such as military or aerospace, that employs a robust approach to product development activity would be advantageous.
  • Be a practicing engineer 
  • The successful applicant will be an excellent communicator and be able to operate effectively at all levels of the organisation and be comfortable with customer interaction.
  • What will the Project Manager get in return?
  • 34 days holiday
  • Flexible working 
  • Hybrid model of working from home and the office
  • Working in a team of skilled skilled engineers 
  • Exciting world beating projects 
  • Social events 
  • DIS
  • Insurance 
  • Pension