Technical Administration Project Lead

Recruiter
Seismic Limited
Location
Gaydon
Salary
£16.2 per hour
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
31 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a global automotive manufacturer with an iconic brand, has made available a contract position available until the end of March for a Technical Administration Project Lead to be based at their Gaydon location, offering up to £21.25 per hour (limited or umbrella company contractor basis).

Key Responsibilities of the Technical Administration Project Lead

  • As part of the Business Transformation team, the role will include identifying and driving Business Improvements activities (LEAN - waste reduction) with-in a specific team in Chassis. Importantly, 'Ways of Working' must be harmonised across all the Chassis teams - working closely with others in similar roles in order to achieve this.
  • Track status and responses on an on-going basis and progress multiple activities.
  • Gain approval for requests where required.
  • Support your team with Budget Compliance activities (this will include Headcount management support, Recourse Forecasting [Required to Operate], new starter activities, IT admin, RADS database support; D&D spend support etc.).
  • Interact effectively with Chassis Engineering Teams both in the UK and overseas.

Qualifications and Experience required for the Technical Administration Project Lead

  • Previous experience working in a Technical administration role. Possessing proficient analytical and problem solving skills as well as the ability to work in a fast-paced organisation.
  • Demonstrate a proven track record of meeting deadlines on multiple concurrent projects / activities.
  • Detail-orientated and with outstanding organisational capabilities, the candidate will be an effective communicator in both verbal and written forms, and your excellent computer literacy will enable you proficient use of Microsoft Office applications.
  • A proven track record of demonstrating logical and analytical thinking as well as being comfortable with data management / data manipulations will be an additional benefit.

Key Skills of the Technical Administration Project Lead

  • Technical Administration - Excellent MS Office skills (Intermediate user in Excel, Power Point and Word) Preparation of presentations and reports as required.
  • Experience attending meetings, progressing actions and the Maintenance of action tracker documents.
  • The ability to interact effectively with Senior Management & the wider Engineering community while working on Projects deliverables; Administration; Technical & Engineering information.
  • Experience acting as a point of contact for the team and the wider business on general queries. The ability to manage own work load and drive positive results using own initiative as part of a small team.

To apply, please send us a copy of your up to date CV clearly indicating your relevant experience. Candidates must have an existing right to work in the UK and evidence of eligibility will be required. Suitable candidates will be contacted immediately.