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A very attractive position has arisen for a driven and pragmatic project manager to join Baxter in Thetford on a permanent basis. Working in the pharmaceutical industry this role will primarily focus on delivering capital projects within engineering. You will work alongside a team of project managers and project engineers while reporting to the senior project manager. Projects will be varied from installations (new process equipment); machine upgrades to utility improvements and small constructions.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Compile quality associated documentation (URSs / change controls / critical system drawings and system reference files)
Be responsible for the project planning from design through to construction and commissioning. Tasks will include management of project risk; resources; budget control and ensuring the project is completed on time to the required standards
Work closely with the purchasing department throughout the tendering process
Act as a liaison between stakeholders, designer and construction companies to ensure good communication of all activities
Manage day to day activities of the project
Manage EHS requirements and sub-contractors
Provide technical and project leadership in multi skilled teams
Lead design review meetings to promote innovation and discussion
Produce monthly reports and presentations for communication to the senior leadership team.
An experienced project manager with a background in mechanical/electrical engineering
Ideally the successful candidate will hold at least HNC/HND qualifications in an engineering discipline however this is not essential as proven experience will be considered.
Be a strong leader with exceptional communication skills
Knowledge of UK’s GMPs
Demonstrate experience in managing pharmaceutical or FMCG projects from start to finish
Able to work under pressure and prioritise workloads for the needs of the business
Microsoft Project skills
AutoCAD familiarisation is desired but not essential
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