We are seeking a highly motivated, positive and collaborative individual to join our team. It is anticipated you will have the excellent interpersonal and communication skills required to successfully undertake this senior and influential role. You will lead an internal team of project managers and design surveyors on the delivery of multiple small to medium sized projects, taking particular responsibility for planning and allocating projects, senior level reporting, oversight of projects, supply chain management and development of the team.

You will be focused on delivering projects to approved deadlines and budgets with proactive stakeholder engagement, risk/issue/dependency and resource management.

About Us

Westgate are market leaders in screening and partitioning solutions. Specialising in design, supply and installation since 1977, Westgate have over 40 years’ experience from concept to completion working with large brands across the UK and Europe. We cover a wide range of sectors including manufacturing; automotive and aerospace, disposables, pharmaceutical, food, beverage and general manufacturing; warehousing and logistics; construction and fit out.

Due to our predicted future growth, we are looking for a commercially minded candidate to assist with the management of our successful business.

If you are practically minded, with strong planning and organisational skills and a flexible, ‘can-do’ attitude then this could be the opportunity you have been looking for.

Reporting directly to the Operations Manager you will help drive the growth of the business first hand whilst ensuring our company values are adhered to.

Skills:

  • Leadership
  • Ability to motivate and encourage others
  • Effective planning, organisational, monitoring and reviewing skills
  • Excellent communication both verbally and written
  • Decision making abilities
  • Contract management
  • Quality management
  • Risk management
  • Budgeting
  • Project Planning
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Ability to prioritise
  • Be decisive and work well under pressure
  • Conflict resolution and negotiation skills
  • Problem solving
  • Great team player
  • Critical thinker

Qualifications and Experience:

Educated to degree level, preferably within an Engineering discipline, applicants should have a proven background in the successful management and delivery of construction-based projects or programmes of work.  Experience in running governance and contract management as well as managing and influencing key stakeholders is essential as is team management. A minimum of 3 years project management experience within a construction/engineering environment is essential,

APM Project Management Qualification desirable

What will the role be?

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Location: Stafford (Head Office based)

There will be some requirements to travel occasionally to both manufacturing suppliers and customers in the UK and abroad in order to fully understand the necessary specifications of the projects you are working on.

Benefits

You will be part of an ambitious business that has exciting growth plans, with excellent career development opportunities.

Competitive Salary with great benefits including free lunch, drinks and snacks every day, and free car parking.

To apply please email your CV and salary expectations to [email protected]

No agencies please!