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Project Manager Automation

Ref #: Project Manager Automation
Simon Nicholas 08/11/2021
Location: Warwickshire Not Disclosed Warwickshire
Salary: £54,000 to £79,000 £
Type: Permanent
Seniority: N/A
Date: 08/11/2021
Project Manager Automation

Ever project managed the implementation of automation solutions within a warehouse/manufacturing environment? Fancy taking the lead on a major transformation programme for one of the most successful companies in Europe? Check out the below for more details…

What’s on offer?

  • Base salary between £54,000 and £79,000
  • Private Medical Cover
  • 25 days holiday + stats
  • 1 day per week WFH
  • Contributory pension


What will you be doing?

You’ll be leading a team of project manager and assistants to deliver a major transformation programme across this organisation’s National Distribution Center. The programme will focus heavily on automation, implementing both mechanised and technology based improvements, ensuring they offer both efficiency and productivity improvements. You’ll ensure everything is running on time, to plan, and within budget and will manage key relationships with both internal and external stakeholders. You’ll be responsible for the ongoing coaching, mentoring and development of your team and will lead continuous improvement activity across the operation.


Who will you be doing it for?

You’ll be joining one of the most successful businesses in Europe, one that offers a great working environment and the opportunity to grow and progress your career. They’ll invest in your ongoing training and development to ensure you realise your full potential and will outline clear financial progression for you from day 1.


What do you need to bring to the party?

To be successful in this role it’s expected that you’ll be able to demonstrate the majority of the following skills and experience:

  • Previous experience of leading complex automation based projects/programmes within a logistics or manufacturing environment – this is considered essential
  • Experience of leading, coaching and developing a team of project managers/assistants
  • An ability to read/understand engineering drawings would be highly advantageous but isn’t considered essential
  • PRINCE2 / PMP / PMI qualified or equivalent is highly desirable
  • Strong communication skills – able to engage and influence at all levels of a business

If the above sounds like a bit of you and you’d like to learn more, apply today with a copy of your CV, your LinkedIn profile or whatever you have, or drop us a line for a chat. Every application is reviewed by a person, and everyone will get a response, it’s the least you deserve.

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