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£65000 - £75000 per annum
Wakefield
MAR-MARKJOHN-3430
January 8, 2021

About the role


Head of Projects

Our client, a multi-site FMCG manufacturing business supplying to a selection of businesses internationally are investing heavily and are looking to recruit an experienced Senior Project Manager/Head of Projects on a permanent basis.

Reporting in to the Site Director, you will be responsible for a variety of major business critical projects. These include the installation capex projects ranging from a few hundred pounds to multi-million pound factory improvements. You will lead an established and knowledable projects team to ensure complex projects are managed to a the set timescales and on budget.

This role would suit an experienced Head of Projects/Senior Project Manager with a strong FMCG/Manufacturing background looking for an exciting new challenge for a growing but very well established business that have a superb reputation in the industry.

Monday-Friday Days (Flexibility required)

Senior Project Manager – Role & Responsibilities
Liaise with internal department heads (Production, Maintenance, Leadership) to prepare capex justifications
Take overall responsibility of the commissioning and installation of various projects
Control day-to-day activity on multiple projects. Offsite contractors, Health & Safety, Permit to Work, etc

Senior Project Manager – Skills & Abilities
Excellent negotiation skills in order to maintain high quality working relationships internally, and externally.
Managed multiple, large complex projects
Decisive decision maker with excellent problem solving skills
Good mechanical and electrical understanding of FMCG/Manufacturing/Industrial production machinery
Prior experience of taking the lead on multiple projects to deliver on budget and in timescale
Ability to communicate clearly with all stakeholders to ensure project completion unsupervised
A flexible approach to working hours to suit project needs
Essential that you have a strong engineering background to be successful in this role
Working experienced of automation would also be advantageous

The successful Senior Project Manager/Head of Projects will need to have a proven experience of managing multiple, complex projects within a challenging, fast paced environment/manufacturing setting.

For more information please click apply and one of the team will be in touch to give you more information!

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