Project Manager (Factory Relocation)

  • Location

    Exeter

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Flexibility of Contract Type

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lane

  • Contact email:

    slane@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01392 423 301

  • Job ref:

    SL-477.1

  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2049-05-29

  • Startdate:

    2022-01-12

  • Consultant:

    Sarah Lane

Project Manager (Factory Relocation) - 9 month contract

The Opportunity:
Our client is a large Exeter based manufacturer of high quality British products, who are relocating their entire facility this year to a superb new build site in the immediate vacinity.  The steel work is now complete, and they have numerous subject matter experts who will manage the relocation of their individual departments, but the business is looking for a pro-active, organised, diligent and confident Project Manager to oversee a number of practical issues to facilitate the smooth transition from one site to another.  You will be used to managing a number of key project issues, be a qualified PM and be a user of Project Office. Ideally, you will also come from a production or manufacturing background in order to really understand elements of the move.
 
Job Responsibilities:
  • Lead, with the support of the senior management team and each and every department Head, the seamless relocation of the production facility, warehouse and operations head office to the site.
  • Plan and execute the project plan within the desired timescales.
Preferred Skills:
  • Proven and far reaching project management skills, ideally involving the relocation of a production facility from one site to another
  • PRINCE II Management Qualifications
  • Use of MS Project Office or similar 
Associated Benefits
Competitive Salary
24 days holiday, increasing to 27 days based on yearly service, plus bank holidays.
Pension Scheme
Life Assurance
 
Working Hours:
8.30-5 Monday to Friday