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Project Manager - FTC

Salary: £45,000Start date: ASAPLocation: DerbyContract type: Contract

Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen at state-of-the-art e-commerce DC in Derby that has a track record of year on year growth. The company is a major multinational retailer who has sustainability at its heart. The company sells high quality clothing, home products, financial services and high end food products.

Location: Derby

Salary: £45,000 + Benefits

Contract: 12 Month FTC

Shift Pattern: Mon-Fri Days

Key Accountabilities:

  • Ensuring projects are delivered consistently, with standardised ways of working and strong communication into the operation maintaining the projects milestones and life cycle
  • Ensure that the project is clearly visible and progress is understood at all times
  • Lead the working groups in a cohesive manner to ensure the project is successful
  • Ensure that the project fits with the change management interventions, and any slippage or change to the agreed output is communicated immediately to the relevant stakeholders
  • Manage interdependencies with other projects ensuring work packages are aligned
  • Actively manage project risks and issues, providing solutions are sensible, deliverable and will resolve the issue
  • Manage relationships with internal and external stakeholders

Key Skills:

  • Experienced Project Manager, with experience in a production, manufacturing or distribution based environment
  • Able to manage demanding timescales and work with competing priorities
  • Continuous improvement mind set
  • Good understanding of the wider retail business and the retail market
  • Strong analytical, mathematical and data analysis capability
  • Strong communicating and influencing skills
  • Working knowledge of Prince2, Six Sigma tools and Lean techniques
  • Advanced Excel skills

A member of the Institute of Recruiters (IOR), the Cordius team offers unrivalled expertise and a flexible and personal approach of successful recruitment within Engineering, Supply Chain and Technical disciplines - our highly experienced team of specialist consultants offer professional and transparent services to match the individual needs of both clients and candidates.

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