Engineering Project Manager

Recruiter
Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
Location
Northampton
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 May 2024
Closes
16 May 2024
Job Title
Project Manager
Category
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A 12 month fixed term contract, the Engineering Project Manager will be a key figure in the engineering and applications leadership of this aerospace organisation. The role will oversee new and existing product development projects leading a team of 4.

Client Details

Our client is a prominent player in the aerospace industry. With a global reach and a substantial workforce, they pride themselves on their commitment to innovation, quality, and excellence. Their facility near Northampton houses a team of dedicated professionals working towards creating industry–leading solutions.

Description

Reporting into the Head of NPD, as Engineering Project Manager you will lead a team of 4 engineers working closely with the customer base to deliver new and existing product develop projects.

Day to day responsibility will include:

  • Project / programme management.
  • Leadership and development of the team.
  • Collaborating with other departments to drive innovation.
  • Some aspects of hands on design.
  • Building relationships with a broad range of customers.
  • Ensuring compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Providing technical expertise and guidance to the team.

Profile

The successful Engineering Project Manager should have:

  • Relevant educational qualifications in a mechanical engineering field.
  • Demonstrable experience of product development in aerospace, automotive or other safety critical industries.
  • Strong design engineering experience ideally with a working knowledge at Catia.
  • Proficient in project management and team leadership.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to liaise with various customers.
  • Excellent problem–solving abilities and a proactive approach to innovation.

Job Offer

An initial 12 month contract, our client is open to receiving both PAYE and FTC applications. The salary / rate would be DOE and comes with a wider package. The role will be office based for 4 days with an option to work from home 1 day a week.

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