Project Manager

We’re looking for a Project Manager to join our Lancashire based client on a contract basis. Our client is a large manufacturer within the oil & gas sector.

Role: Project Manager
Type of position: Contract
Location: Lancashire
Industry: Manufacturing
Reference: HQ7145
Date Posted: 03/06/2019


  • Ensure the project plan is followed and milestones are achieved.
  • Manage project development of the project from beginning to end.
  • Develop project plans and associated communications documents
  • Direct project resources and to achieve goals.
  • Ensure the highest level of Health and Safety Standards are adhered at all times.
  • Effectively communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion.
  • Review bid team cost budget, deliver against margin expectations.
  • Strong commercial experience.
  • Co-ordinate with SME’s to allocate required personnel and equipment from within the company.
  • Determine and assess need for additional staff and make the appropriate recruitments if necessary during project cycle.
  • Set and continually manage project expectations with direct team members and other stakeholders.
  • Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, documentation, and presentations according to client requirements.
  • Manage changes in project scope, identify potential issues and create contingency plans.
  • Conduct project close out meeting and create a recommendations report in order to identify successful and unsuccessful project elements

Skills and experience

  • Strong Project Management skills and experience.
  • Managerial experience & functional leadership background.
  • Practical and technical awareness of project delivery
  • Financial budgeting & cost management.
  • Working and leading multidisciplinary teams.

Pay and benefits

  • Competitive rate

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