Project Manager

Location Kidderminster
Discipline: Manufacturing
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Kieran Macdonald
Contact email:
Job ref: J1051
Published: 5 days ago

Are you a Project Engineer looking to take a step into a Project Manager role? Or are you an Engineer looking to move into project leading?

GMP Recruitment are recruiting on behalf of our client located in Kidderminster, for a Project Manager to join their well-known, highly successful and rapidly growing organisation.
Our client is a lead provider of automation engineering services and solutions across a wide range of industries, including automotive, rail, aerospace, pharmaceutical, food and beverage.

We are looking for a project manager with drive, energy, and enthusiasm in order to support the project function within the company and take leadership on up-coming, exciting projects.

The ideal candidate for this Project Manager position will be an individual that can demonstrate strong technical knowledge with experience in the automotive/automation industry, that has good leadership, communication and organisational skills and a desire to join a company that can offer great succession planning and the chance to develop into more senior, managerial positions.

Project Manager main duties:

  • You will build excellent relationships between clients and internal engineer/PM staff
  • You will contribute to the planning, tracking and execution of project objectives
  • You will have a focus on on-plan delivery
  • Support the wider Project Management team and interject where you can on ideas and planning
  • Contribute to programme planning
  • Support project budgets
  • Communicate between project resources
  • Contribute to constant improvement


Project Manager desired skills and experience:

  • A background or qualification in an engineering discipline or manufacturing environment
  • Familiarity with ISO 9001 Quality Systems and procedures.
  • Ability to work as an integral part of a project team.
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Attention to detail.
  • A focus on meeting project deadlines
  • An ability to contribute to multiple current jobs/projects
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office & Project


An immediate start is available for the successful candidate.

This is a great opportunity for an ambitious and driven individual to join a company that encourage and support career progression and can offer a path to a fantastic future career.

The Project Manager role can offer a salary of up to £35K which is demonstrable with experience, plus excellent fringe benefits.

GMP Recruitment are recruiting for this role on behalf of their client and are acting as a Recruitment Agency.