Programme Manager

Programme Manager

Programme Manager – Birmingham

  • Highly successful marine and defence sector manufacturing business.
  • £4m turnover increase in the last 12 months – long term secure contracts.  
  • Senior leadership role – lead and develop a small (4 headcount) project management team.
  • Salary commensurate with experience + pension + healthcare + 25 days holiday + early finish on a Friday!

This Programme Manager job will suit:

  • A Head of Projects, Programme Manager or Head of Project Management with a proven track record of leading project management teams to deliver engineering / manufacturing projects to cost, quality and time targets. 
  • We are looking for a candidate that is passionate about implementing and driving best practice project delivery processes to create a proactive, forward thinking team culture. 
  • Experience of delivering projects with an electrical engineering bias would be advantageous. 
  • You are likely to have gained a relevant qualification (HNC or HND or Degree) in an electrical/electronic engineering, mechanical engineering or similar engineering / manufacturing discipline.
  • The company work on UK Defence projects so it is a requirement of this role that you have to be a sole British Citizen to obtain the relevant level of security clearance.

The Programme Manager jobs working Environment, Opportunities and Rewards:  

  • The company have full design and manufacturing capability for a wide range of bespoke electrical equipment predominately supplied to the Marine and Defence sectors.
  • 130 headcount, successful growing business, turnover has grown from £10m to £14m in 2019.  
  • They have long term customer contracts with major marine and defence organisations – 5 year order book visibility.  
  • Salary commensurate with experience + pension + healthcare + 25 days holiday + early finish on a Friday!

The Programme Manager job will involve:

  • Leadership, continuous improvement and development of the project management team and processes.
  • The team is currently 4 headcount and a mix of Project Managers and Project Engineers. 
  • Resource planning and management (team utilisation), ensuring all projects are resourced as appropriate.
  • Customer facing role - leading and/or supporting customer project review meetings as required.
  • Act as a key liaison across all areas of the business including engineering, sales, production etc…

This Programme Manager job is commutable from Birmingham, Coleshill, Tamworth, Nuneaton, West Bromwich, Wolverhampton, Dudley, Willenhall, among many others


To apply, please contact Lyndy Brooks on Tel: 01530 833 825

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This job is posted by Euro Projects Recruitment, a recruitment consultancy specialising in engineering and manufacturing appointments from tool room to boardroom. We combine over 100 years of technical knowledge and recruitment expertise to introduce the best candidates to the best companies. We are passionate about your future and persistent in our efforts to secure you the right job.

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