Tooling Project Manager - Injection Mould Tooling

40000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP45000/annum Car allowance + uptoGBP20K bonus OT
12 Oct 2017
09 Nov 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
Job Overview: Due to business growth we have been retained to look for 2 x experienced BD / Key Account Managers with experience of injection mould tooling.
Expiry: Nov 2017

Seeking experience tooling professionals within Tooling Project Management, Business Development or Key Account Management, all applicants must have proven experience within an injection moulding tooling or processing background. Our client are an established supplier of plastic mould tooling throughout the UK, Europe & USA. Your role will be responsible for 80% managing & developing current key accounts & 20% seeking & developing new business accounts. Prior automotive experience will be a distinct advantage. This is an excellent opportunity for injection moulding Tooling & Tooling process professionals with excellent financial earning potential.

Principle Accountabilities
• lead the planning and implementation of tooling projects from inception to delivery
• facilitate the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables
• define project tasks and resource requirements
• develop full scale project plans incorporating significant on site time from toolmakers in mainland China
• manage project budget
• manage project resource allocation
• plan and schedule project timelines
• track project deliverables using appropriate tools
• quality assurance
• constantly monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholders
• present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions
• implement and manage project changes and interventions to achieve project outputs
• project evaluations and assessment of results

Education and Experience
• Experienced engineer from a tooling /processing background
• Experience in automotive programme management desirable
• Have worked preferably in the Chinese tooling market or in the region
• knowledge of both theoretical and practical aspects of project management
• knowledge of project management techniques and tools
• direct work experience in project management capacity
• proven experience in people management
• proven experience in strategic planning
• proven experience in risk management
• proficient in project management software

Key competencies
• critical thinking and problem solving skills
• planning and organizing
• decision-making
• communication skills
• influencing and leading
• team work
• negotiation
• ability to work without supervision
• conflict management
• adaptability
• stress tolerance

Key Words: "injection moulding", toolmaker, toolmaking, "injection mould tooling", "injection molding", "injection mold tooling", "project engineer", "project manager", "tooling engineer", "tooling manager", automotive, "program manager"

Due to the sheer volume of applications we receive, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore if you have not heard from us within 10 working days please deem your application as unsuccessful.
Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK

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