+44 (0) 1580 891521

Location:         Staplehurst, Kent

Salary:             £28K – 32K, DOE

Hours:             40hrs, Monday to Friday

Contract:        Full time, Permanent

Extras:             Generous staff benefits package

About Us:

Our new factory unit is due to be completed late 2021 which means several new roles being available for the right applicants. Magnetic Shields Limited had an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join our production team as Junior Project Manager.

We are leading specialists in the design, manufacture and installation of bespoke magnetically shielded rooms, and have an expanding customer base throughout the UK, Europe, USA and Asia. With a full manufacturing facility in Staplehurst, Kent fully equipped with the latest technology we are able to provide our customers with the highest level of service and quality. All of our manufacturing processes, including heat treatment, are integrated in our production plant.

As part of this exciting new chapter in Magnetic Shields progression we are looking for a Junior Project Manager to support our Senior Management team in regards to managing multiple large projects. You will be responsible for day-to-day co-ordination of the projects, scheduling, tracking progress of projects and reporting their results 

Key Tasks/Duties of this role:

  • Managing and leading designated projects across the business
  • Defining the project scope and objectives, including all relevant Stakeholders when necessary and ensuring feasibility
  • Ensuring that all projects are delivered on time, within scope and budget
  • Breaking down the overall project plan into daily tasks, and allocation of tasks within the project team
  • Ensuring timely completion of tasks by all members of the project team and reporting progress to the Senior Management team
  • Pro-actively resolving bottlenecks, risk identification and mitigation 

Essential Skills/Experience:

  • Able to communicate effectively with all members of the project team
  • Excellent written and spoken English skills
  • Excellent time management & organisational skills, must able to multi-task and work with multiple team members, being used to deadlines
  • IT proficient, must be experienced in Excel, Word, Outlook
  • Flexible approach, able to respond to changing priorities in a fast-moving environment
  • Team player, working together with the project team towards successful project completion

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience using MS Project or similar software
  • Understanding of Agile, Scrum, Prince 2 or Project Management techniques

Headcorn Road  |  Staplehurst  |  Tonbridge  |  Kent  |  TN12 0DS  |  UK

Tel : +44 (0) 1580 891521  Fax : +44 (0) 1580 893345

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