Project Manager

Schindler Lifts
29 Jul 2017
14 Aug 2017
Do you have proven experience in managing and delivering large engineering projects? If so Schindler Lifts are recruiting and are looking for individuals just like you Founded in Switzerland in 1874, Schindler Group is a leading global provider of lifts, escalators and moving walks and related product services. Our innovative and environmentally friendly access and transit management systems make an important contribution to mobility in urban societies. A pioneer in sustainable mobility, Schindler is at the forefront of technological advances through its partnership with Solar Impulse, a cutting-edge project to fly around the world in a plane powered only by solar energy. Due to continuing business success and growth we now have a fantastic opportunity available for a Project Manager to join our team in London. What will I be responsible for? The Project Manager is responsible for the delivery of large projects achieving the agreed objectives on time and within budget in a safe and controlled environment. Your duties will also include: - Management of lift and escalator activities and documentation complying with Health & Safety legislation, company and industry safety standards - Leadership and vision to promote and implement safe systems of work - Review the contract specification for each project and coordinate with order processing and engineering - Provide technical support to sales and engineering - Regular attendance at meetings with customers - Effective communication with senior site management, designers, consultants, architects and local authorities on all matters pertaining to the project - Technical review & vetting of subcontract packages, materials and services - Inspect and review off site activities and the manufacturing process and reporting on progress - Management and delivery of Quality Assurance processes and compliance - Track progress and manage resource planning and key activities - Monthly financial reporting and forecasting of labour and cost budgeting What we are looking for The successful Project Manager will have a commercial, technical and installation background with ability to translate specification & construction issues into workable solutions. You will also have: - Ability to chair and effectively steer large meetings - Ability to manage a team and to work within a team framework - Good communication skills - articulate and a good presenter - Ability to swiftly appraise all types of information for completeness - Reasoning and problem solving skills - with ability to think laterally - Thorough knowledge of design and construction processes Lift industry background is preferred but will consider candidates from the construction and transportation background. In return for your hard work as a Project Manager, you can expect to receive a competitive salary with a range of benefits. If you are looking for your next challenge as a Project Manager then we want to hear from you, please click APPLY The vacancy you have applied for is being advertised by CVWOW Ltd, the UK's leading, award winning recruitment specialist. No terminology in this advert is intended to be deemed discriminatory. We are happy to accept applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or marital status. Full terms and conditions of the CVWOW business can be found on our website.

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