General Management / Executive

Project Manager

  • Contract
  • Remote
  • Southern England
  • 41933185

PE Global is currently recruiting a Project Manager for a 6-month contract role with a leading multinational manufacturing client based in Peterborough. The role will be hybrid.

Responsibilities

  • Develop and produce program and/or project management schedules using Microsoft Project.
  • Management and accountability for the portfolio of projects.
  • Monitoring project progress and performance.
  • Proven risk management experience.
  • Work with partners, monitor progress, to ensure project delivered in a timely manner on budget.
  • Attend business meetings with partners.
  • Resource management – Provide input for staffing and support of programs and create accurate and detailed resource-loaded project schedules.
  • Management of project/programme budgets.
  • Maintains program level issues/action logs, risk registers, scope change requests/logs, program schedules, and program cost tracking.
  • Expertise in Project/Program Management tools & processes, including project/portfolio resource and cost management.
  • Facilitate projects, lead chartering sessions, develop/validate network diagrams, and lead integration and compression sessions with internal and external teams
  • Requires ability to learn project accounting systems and produce project-related financial reports.
  • Monitors progress of projects, discusses problems with affected areas, assures appropriate personnel are informed of problems and steps are in place to meet schedules.

Requirements 

  • A degree is required with 9-12 years of progressively related experience in the project management field.
  • Proven experience with project management concepts, including project charters, scheduling and planning projects and successful completion experience.
  • Provide leadership in the development and updates of program and project management schedules.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Strong project management skills, team leadership skills, excellent communication skills, ability to multitask effectively, strong analytical and organizational skills.
  • Project resource loading/portfolio resource management and project/portfolio cost management experience is highly desirable.
  • Prince 2/PMP or equivalent qualification is highly desired.
  • Must possess extensive knowledge of project management software (MS Project experience desirable) MS Office (Excel/Word/Powerpoint), Adobe Acrobat, and Web Publishing tools. Good Excel skills are vital (complex formulas, linking multiple worksheets, pivot tables, graphs).

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV

Please click the link below to apply, call Alba on +44 203 966 9800 or alternatively send an up to date CV alba@peglobal.net

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in UK***

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