Project Delivery Director

  • Permanent
  • Staffordshire
  • Applications have closed.

We are looking for a Project Delivery Director to work on a permanent basis in the Staffordshire area.

Salary is c£80,000 per annum, plus £7k Car allowance, Pension, Holidays

Our client is looking for a Project Delivery Director with the following experience:

Primary duties:

· Responsibility for the core of the business

o Business Units, Engineering, Manufacturing, Service and Commissioning

· Get the client back to basics and effective and efficient at delivering our core capabilities whilst growing our breadth of customers and markets.

· To ensure the management of the activities of Operations are undertaken in an efficient and appropriate manner

· To ensure the business objectives, delivery, budgets, and resource planning undertaken to the highest standard, and manage the recruitment for the department.

· To establish appropriate governances across the department including risk management, SHE and QA

· To provide leadership and coaching to all the direct reports, and ensure management of all staff is consistently of a high standard

· To fully support the delivery of the business plan to ensure long term prosperity of the company.

· To collectively, with other directors, determine the future of the organisation, its strategy, assets and reputation

· Ensure Business Units have the flexibility and authority to thrive, whilst ensuring the quality and delivery the client expects

· Ensuring that jobs are manufactured correctly, cost effectively and delivered on time in accordance to customer build specification, internal design and development and quality requirements.

o Communicating with all the relevant people / departments and coordinating all relevant inputs (people, plant and processes) to ensure production output and on time delivery targets are achieved.

o Planning, scheduling and reviewing workload to ensure production output and on time delivery targets are achieved cost effectively.

o Ensuring that the departments have the necessary manpower, competence, skill, knowledge, plant and tooling required in order to achieve production targets.

· Work alongside the Business Development and Technical Directors to support growth of the company in terms of turnover, technology, customers and industries

· Work closely with the Shared Services Director to ensure compliance with QHSE, Financial, Legal and other critical aspects of our business

Secondary duties:

· Work in accordance with ISO 9001 management system standards


Essential skills:

· Strong problem-solving & ‘design for manufacture’ skills.

· Be able to get things done and make things happen to achieve the aims of production and the business.

· Possess the ability to work productively, efficiently & effectively with initiative and drive under tight timescales and pressure whilst maintaining attention to detail and quality.

· Possess a working understanding of leadership principles and management best practice.

· Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills for a demanding and customer focused working environment.

· Comfortable managing many conflicting priorities to ensure deliverables are achieved

· Capacity to technically understand the clients business and individual projects to a sufficient level that decisions can quickly and correctly be made to support the business

· Ability to build a high-performance team who can operate efficiently, effectively, productively and cost effectively.

· Ability to meet greet and talk with customers and potential clients

· Be personally energetic, dynamic, positive and enthusiastic and possess the ability to think laterally and act through reasoned decision making.

· Possess excellent personal organisation and business administration skills in accordance with modern best practice methods.

· Possess the ability to implement and manage change in the business.

· Possess the willingness to learn, improve and adapt.

· Be comfortable dealing with and efficient in processing paperwork and possess strong computer skills and competency in basic MS Office applications

Desirable skills:

· Experience in renewable energy, operational technologies, natural gas metering and quality control

If the Project Delivery Director role could be of interest to you, please call Rebecca at GPW Recruitment or press APPLY NOW!