project manager in brentford

posted
07 March 2019
contact
eugenia clipa, randstad business support
job type
contract
salary
Competitive
apply now

posted
location
brentford, south east
specialism
pharmaceutical
sub specialism
Supply Chain
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
Competitive
reference number
EC-6006
contact
eugenia clipa, randstad business support
apply now

job description

Are you a Project Manager looking for a challenge as part of a contract role?

Do you have extensive experience of working with various stakeholders and project leadership?

We are currently looking for a Project Manager who will provide project leadership, management and delivery of the programme goals and objectives with focus on planning, resourcing, timescales and quality.

Responsibilities:



* Take a lead on scoping, planning, budgeting & execution of project
* Responsible for managing senior stakeholders in the business & in the programme to deliver on objectives & direction for the project
* Responsible for ensuring business ownership at critical stages of the project
* Ensure stakeholder buy in for the scope of the project and agreement of project plans, key milestones and funding needs
* Be the point of escalation for senior management in the business and key stakeholders in the programme or project
* Direct activities across the work-streams and market(s) to ensure project progresses to schedule; ensuring adequate core resources are made available to support the project and in line with funding
* Responsible for regular project reporting, project wall management, senior stakeholder reporting, risk & issue management, planning & controls & budget reporting
* Responsible for maintaining a focus on the end point delivery, the milestones to be adhered to, the disciplines of project management, the continued focus on stakeholder management & the projection of a can do attitude & energy that builds and provides pace & confidence.

Requirements:



* Ability to manages project budget in the range £5-10m
* Project management experience with a minimum of 2 full life-cycle projects
* Proven ability to lead cross-functional project teams across a wide range of technical, functional & business disciplines
* Ability to maintain high professionalism, discipline & performance, not being afraid to address conflict situations & to hold people to account for their deliverable & commitments
* Manage a project plan of 6-12 month duration
* Ability to manage people across different geographic locations, time zones and cultures
* Solid track record in setting and managing customer expectations with strong teamwork ethic and interpersonal skills
* Skill in identifying and prioritising workload, looking ahead & anticipating problems
* Ability to conceptualise creative solutions, articulate them, and gain buy-in from senior managers
* Demonstrates proper disciplined use of project management techniques & skills to ensure delivery to time, quality & budget
* Ability to keep a high performing team delivering to their best whilst maintaining high energy & resilience & positivity when under pressure & stress

If this sounds like you, then please apply today. This role is open to receiving applications until 12/03/2019. Appropriate applicants will begin our interview process, after which shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend the final stage.

Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.