Project Manager - Project Leader - Continuous Improvement

Competitive + Additional benefits
15 Feb 2018
15 Mar 2018
Hannah Haider
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

A fantastic opportunity to join a Blue-Chip multinational manufacturing organisation as a Project Manager within Continuous Improvement, delivering the highest quality products in an innovative and renowned industry.

The role:

  • Actively participate in the development and implementation of strategic imperatives and objectives
  • Manage the day to day deliverables of the manufacturing engineering (projects) work stream
  • Manage communication and work commitments with team's external to the core team
  • Develop effective and lean PM tools and methodologies to facilitate successful project management and execution to expectations
  • Provide Project Management Governance support to the Project Managers in delivering the status updates and planning of activities in the project
  • Co-ordinate the effective resourcing of projects and the management of individual performances to defined objectives
  • Definition and execution of individual performance improvement and development plans for team members in-line with the Plant strategic imperatives and objectives
  • Management, motivation and development of staff, and provision of effective performance reviews in a timely manner
  • Ensure the manufacturing engineering function conforms to Corporate, Franchise, Statutory, Legislative and Regulatory requirements for GMP, HSE and Quality
  • Support and develop close collaboration between associates in Engineering functions, R&D, operations, regulatory, quality assurance, planning, materials, etc.

To succeed in this challenging, people focused business, you will:


  • Degree Qualified in an Engineering discipline.
  • Experience of project management in a Regulated manufacturing environment.
  • Strong people management, mentoring & coaching skills
  • Strong Presentation skills
  • Good organisational skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong time management focus
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Good, influencing and negotiation skills
  • Drive, energy and enthusiasm for delivering to commitment
  • Excellent verbal and communication skills with emphasis on clear reporting
  • Continuous Improvement orientated.
  • Lean/Six Sigma/CI Qualification would be desirable
  • Recognised PM Certification: FPX, PMI, IPMA, PRINCE2 or other

The Business:


  • A Blue-chip, multi-national manufacturing organisation with a track record of delivering the highest quality products to a prestigious client base
  • Focused on achieving growth alongside an efficient and productive manufacturing environment
  • They are well positioned to invest in continuous improvement, technological innovation and customer service.

Interviews are to be held shortly, and suitable candidates will be contacted within 24 hours of application.

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