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Project Leader- Aerospace or Automotive

  • Location

    Shropshire, England

  • Sectors:

    Project Engineering & Projects

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  • Salary:

    Up to £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Emma White

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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  • Job page.job details.consultant:

    Emma Bryan

The Role

Reporting to the Head of Programmes, the Project Leader will be part of a cross functional team responsible for the management of projects. Other responsibilities will include:

  • Lead projects to time & cost & delivery

  • Customer facing and relationship building

  • Lead planning of manufacturing techniques

  • Liaise with other departments including production planning and quality teams

  • Improvements & lean savings

  • Drive and advance process improvements working with manufacturing, quality and operations

  • VSM

  • Project Documentation

  • Project management for NPI including Project budget, timing and profitability responsibility

  • Project gateway process and project review meetings

  • Management and creation of process documentation

  • Risk identification

The Person


  • Full cradle to grave Project management in both mods & NPI

  • Engineering knowledge including SOP, PFMEA, Control Plans, Manufacturing Reviews, Supplier Reviews

  • Previous customer facing experience

  • Working in fast paced environment

  • Demonstrate management of full project life cycle

  • document and configuration control methods

  • Strong organisation skills, including ability to protect and achieve tight deadlines

  • Strong communication skills

  • Microsoft project is essential


  • Aero/defence OR Automotive

  • University degree or HNC/D

  • Fabrications

  • Man management /Leadership

The Company
Our client is a leading Aerospace manufacturer enjoying a period of expansion and growth. They are looking for ambitious, experienced and driven professionals who can come in and hit the ground running.


  • £40,000

  • Days

  • 25 hols + banks

Commutable from: Shrewsbury, Wrexham, Telford, Wolverhampton, Stafford