Project Manager UK

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Consoveyo S.A. from Porto, Portugal, is a system integrator for automation projects in intralogistics and supplier of automated conveyor and storage systems. The portfolio of integrated solutions and services includes high-rack warehouses, distribution centers, and order processing systems. The company specializes in in-house mechanics and hardware solutions. Consoveyo has facilities in Portugal, Spain, Belgium, the Czech Republic, India, and Singapore. The company belongs to the Business Unit System Integration and is part of the Business Area Logistics Systems belonging to the international technology group Körber.

The Business Area Logistics Systems is the leading supplier of fully-integrated solutions for optimizing complex internal and external logistics processes. Under a common roof the companies of this Business Area offer solutions in the fields of warehouse and conveying technology, palletization plants, software and logistics network controls as well as system integration.


The Körber Group is an international technology group with around 10,000 employees all over the world. It unites technologically leading companies with more than 100 production, service and sales locations and offers its customers solutions, products and services in the Business Areas of Körber Digital, Logistics Systems, Pharma Systems, Tissue and Tobacco.

For our branch office in the UK we are looking for:

Project Manager UK

Tasks:

Ensure the projects’ execution from A to Z, from the contract signing ‘til its completion, according to guidelines, standards, internal procedures, applicable legislation and Project Management best practices. Assure project compliance in the established deadline and budget, as well as ensure the quality of the activities carried out.

 

Key responsibilities:

  • Efficiently manage several projects and ensure using the proper methodology in its different focuses, namely time, cost and quality of the project.
  • Ensure project implementation according to the planned working schedule and, if necessary, the need for additional resources required for completion.
  • Monitor various activities, assuring they are carried out as planned and fulfilling the established criteria.
  • Control the projects’ operational costs according to the established budget and safeguard the projects’ profitability.
  • Implement control measures to mitigate delays, unforeseen costs and the risk of non-accomplishment.
  • While executing the project, proactively seek to increase the potential value of the project and its financial profitability, namely by optimizing processes or identifying new business opportunities.
  • Ensure timely resolution of all items in the Snag List.
  • Report performance indicators to the Management and various stakeholders, providing the necessary decision-making information.
  • Ensure the compilation, management and organization of all project documentation in a specific folder, for internal consultation and delivery to the customer
  • Articulate with various project stakeholders, in order to assess the impacts of ongoing projects, whenever there are variations in the works or in its scope.
  • Promote the continuous improvement process, often re-evaluating processes and working methods. Ensure compliance with the company's policy for quality, environment and safety.
  • Ensure conformity with Compliance, namely legal obligations, internal and external regulations imposed on the company's activities.

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrotechnology
  • Project Management certified
  • Minimum 6 years’ experience in a leading project management position on industrial environment
  • Planning and Organization oriented with solid Time and Priorities Management skills
  • Communicative character persuasive and negotiation-savvy