Project Coordinator

Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England
Salary: £35k per year
Reference: 4254
Contact Name: Maria Thorne
Expiry Date: 2022-06-02

Job: Project Coordinator

Location: Gloucester

Salary: up to £35,000

Job type: Permanent, Full Time

Hours of work: Contracted to 37.5 hours per week working 08:00-16:45 Monday-Thursday and 08:00-12:30 Fridays.

Summary:

Our client based in Gloucester are currently recruiting for Project coordinator / New Product Developer with a track record of successful delivery to join them.

Responsibilities include:

Providing support to NPD projects to ensure they are delivered on time, to an agreed scope. Work with the Group R&D Manager to remove roadblocks to delivery

Ensuring that all NPD projects are run in accordance with the NPD process and are managed using a well-defined project plan encompassing all relevant cross-functional activities.

Supporting the Group R&D Manager by administering a monthly review of key NPD projects and undertaking a financial review of each project's expenditure and assessing the total development spend against its annual budget

Providing best practice project management guidance to the R&D team and assist the Group R&D manager in maintaining and promoting the Stage Gate NPD process within company.

Supporting stakeholder engagement and communicate the progress of NPD projects within company.

Identifying and delivering continuous improvement projects that relate to the delivery of NPD projects

Developing and implementing tools and templates that support delivery of NPD projects.

Undertaking internal audits on the development of new products to ensure that projects are initiated, executed, and closed out robustly and in accordance with the NPD process.

Administering patent applications to ensure intellectual property is protected

Ideal candidates will be:

 

Educated to degree level in a technical discipline or show equivalent industrial experience.

Familiar with project planning and project management methodologies and best practice.

Competent in MS Excel, particularly in manipulating and extracting data so that it can be easily digested and presented.

Experienced in project reporting and communicating status.

Ideally with engineering and production background.

Able to demonstrate an appreciation of budgets and financial reporting.

It would be advantageous if the candidate has experience working in a product development environment

Able to work effectively as part of a small team and autonomously when required

Confident, assertive, and proactive in approach to work, with a 'can do' flexible attitude

An excellent communicator in both verbal and written form

Pay and benefits:

Salary depending on experience

Performance related bonus scheme of up to 15% of annual salary

6% matched pension contributions

25 days holiday per year plus bank holidays

Life insurance 4x annual salary

Access to well-being programme

Cycle to work scheme

Closing date is 2 nd of June 2022

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client.

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Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions s committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgments solely on suitability for the job. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.