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Project Manager

Redditch

25 November 2021


Are you looking for an exciting new challenge – one where you can really make a difference? Are you passionate about technology and keen to share your expertise internationally? Step forward and discover Swisslog!
Swisslog is a member of the KUKA Group, a leading global supplier of intelligent automation solutions with more than 14,000 employees worldwide.

Working as part of our #ProjectTeam with a great team spirit, you will use the power of technology to shape the future of intralogistics for forward-thinking customers. We’re offering a talented individual the opportunity to join our incredible team and get the most out of their potential – could it be you?

Short Facts

  • Redditch
    Redditch, United Kingdom
  • Project Management
    Project Management
  • Regular/ Permanent/ Full-time
    Regular/ Permanent/ Full-time

Make an impact

Leadership

  • Establish, manage and motivate mixed (Swisslog and client), cross-functional realization project team
  • Leverage team member’s skills / experience to enhance the project team’s results
  • Influence and convince customers, sub-suppliers, direct reports and managers
Analytical thinking

  • Increase project benefit and prevent project risks by appropriate risk management
  • Selection of potential sub-contractors for the project in cooperation with other company functions (engineering, control system etc.)
Technical / commercial knowledge & planning

  • Regularly perform and update critical path analysis
  • Elaborate contracts with sub-contractors, minimizing risks for Swisslog
Team work & integrity

  • Give support to the Sales department in the contract definition phase and in future relationship for extensions and/or new business
  • Ensures the issue of the project documentation according to the Swisslog quality standards
  • Ensures Sub-contractors supply on the required level of quality (CE, validation, etc.)

Results oriented

  • Lead responsibility that all the project specifications (layout, functional, acceptance test specs. etc.) are timely issued and detailed enough to avoid technical and contractual risks for Swisslog
  • Assume a constant attention and motivation in claim management towards the sub-contractors

Customer focus

  • Represent Swisslog and take responsibility for the customer
  • On-site consultation / assistance at customer meetings, with the support of the site manager (if any) and/or by the IM when ever needed

Bring to the team

  • Technical engineer (college level) or high school qualification with adequate experience
  • Previous experience in project management or work with a project methodology approach in a technical and customer-oriented environment
  • Project Management experience in a complex engineering environment ideally automated logistics equipment although this is not essential
  • Proven experience of managing successful long-term projects
  • Previous experience working in the logistics industry desirable
  • Technical understanding of Automation Software, supplier components (cranes, conveyors, AGV etc.) would be advantageous

Our promise

Swisslog provides you with the possibility to grow while working with us to deliver a game changing mission: to shape the future of intralogistics by introducing an era of robotic and data-driven automated solutions that create exceptional customer value. We are proud of our Swiss roots, while the opportunities we offer stretch across the globe. We don't expect perfection, but we do expect Collaboration, Commitment, Clarity, and Competence (our Core Values) from all our colleagues. In return, we offer you the chance to be part of the driving force behind solutions that are shaping the future, while we develop the leaders that will shape ours.

Grow with Us!
Swiss Brand
Pension Scheme
Learn & Grow
Cycle to Work
Flexible Working Options

About Swisslog

Swisslog is shaping the #future of #intralogistics. As part of the KUKA Group, we are at the forefront of technology that is changing the world. Serving some of the biggest and most exciting brands across the globe, we're a team of 2,000 professionals and 50 nationalities, working together to transform intralogistics with smart minds and fresh perspectives. With our flexible, #robotic and #data-driven automated solutions, we are powering the supply chain and taking the industry forward. #JoinOurTeam and bring ideas to life!

WE OFFER


  • Highly competitive salary and  benefits
  • A great working environment
  • Working with advanced technologies
  • Encourages new ideas & innovations
  • Future-oriented projects with leading brands
  • Hands on training & skills development
  • Domestic and international career opportunities

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