Our client is the world's leading provider of products and systems for intra-company material flows and waste engineering. They are currently looking to add to their team.
Job Purpose
To manage a number of integrated material handling equipment projects, from contract through to final handover, as required within the confines of scope, budget and time in order to achieve customer satisfaction.
Key Responsibilities
Assist, advise and liaise with others during the pre-contractual development of design, working to agreed Company process and standards.
Provide applied best practice and support to Design and Proposals teams as required (i.e. support of proposals team; support of Engineering Manager; value engineering support; support of BDM team; liaise with customers; outline project programming; review project assumptions; handover meetings; provide installation advice) .
Manage development of concept design into detailed design, ensuring it is well optimised and underwritten as required, effectively integrated and approved (ie updates to Design Risk Assessment, calculations, sign-off/approval)
Through the Site Manager and to agreed Company standards, manage contractors, sub-contractors to ensure overall quality and installation is completed in a timely manner, and fulfils contractual obligations (i.e. site management, review meetings, issue resolution, milestone management).
Ensure customers are kept aware of all pertinent project related issues and changes and respond to customer issues and changes as required.
Ensure issues are resolved or escalated according to Company standards and requirements (i.e. sign off drawings, programme issues, variations, requests, technical approvals, payment terms etc.)
Using Navision and other project systems, ensure deliverables and administration are produced and submitted in accordance with Company standards.

Skills, Knowledge, Experience
• Computer skills – Navision, Excel, Word, Basic AUTOCAD
• Comprehensive Product Knowledge and technical skills
• Commercial awareness
• Negotiating skills
• Results orientation
• Attention to detail
• Effective verbal and written communication
• Customer service skills
• Team working skills
• Effective time management
• Project management skills
• People management
• Planning
• Organisational skills
• Contacts Law awareness
• Health and safety and CDM knowledge and compliance
• Managing Company policies and procedure
Physical & Mental Strain
Office based in Northampton, commutable distance.
Travel to multiple sites across the UK.
Multiple Projects may be worked on at any one time, dealing with conflicting time scales.
Environmental Conditions
Good office environment
Site based work – PPE will be provided to staff
Company Car – Full driving license is required.
Working Pattern
• Full time role – 37.5
• Pury Hill office based

Forward Assist Recruitment is operating as an employment agency. Forward Assist Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.


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