Project Manager

Encore Personnel Services
£40000 - £50000 per annum
08 Aug 2017
30 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


I'm looking to recruit an Engineering Project Manager to join a market leading manufacturer of precision components supplying into various industries including Rail, Automotive, Off-highway and Defence. Due to continuous growth, they are seeking to recruit a highly motivated Project Manager to facilitate project activities. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a forward thinking business where there are genuine opportunities to progress.


Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Burton upon Trent, Coalville, Derby, Lichfield, Stafford, Stoke-on-Trent, Sutton Coldfield, Swadlincote, Tamworth


  • £40k - £50k
  • Contributory Pension
  • 25 Days Annual Leave & Statutory Holidays

THE ROLE: As a Project Manager your role will be:

  • Manage project activities from concept through to handover to production
  • Work with the sales department providing technical expertise during the bid stage
  • Co-ordinate Design, Pre-production and Validation activities
  • Create project timing plans and milestones
  • Regularly review progress against set targets
  • Ensure corrective actions are implemented to enable successful project delivery
  • Motivating team to ensure optimum performance levels
  • Provide project status updates to customers

THE CANDIDATE: The ideal Project Manager will have:

  • Degree educated in relevant engineering discipline or equivalent
  • Polymer experience with knowledge of rubber to metal bonding (beneficial)
  • Previously supplied into the rail industry (beneficial)
  • Proven track record of managing projects at component level within a manufacturing business from tender of contract through to introduction of product
  • The ability to understand and interpret technical drawings
  • Strong commercial awareness and business awareness
  • Ability to communicate and engage with people across all levels


To be considered for this role, please click on the link provided. If you would like any further information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us and ask for Taher Rahman

Encore Personnel are an Equal Opportunities Employer. Specialist Recruiters in the Technical/engineering, Industrial, Driving, Energy and senior appointment sectors. Supplying nationally. Encore offer a 'refer a friend' reward scheme where you could receive a gift of up to £500.

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