Project Manager - Operations
Right now we are looking for a highly effective Project Manager to work within our RDD & Ops department in Malmesbury.
At Dyson we are encouraged to think differently, challenge convention and be unafraid to make mistakes. We’re creative, collaborative, practical and enthusiastic. But most of all we’re hugely passionate about what we do.
It takes real ingenuity to find new ways of doing things. Smarter technologies. Lighter, stronger materials. And quieter, cleaner power systems. Our Research & Science teams – scientists, mechanical engineers and specialists across each of product category – are the experimenters and risk-takers behind Dyson problem-solving. Whether it’s in-house development, sourcing outside technology partners, or driving collaboration with partner universities, we lead the way in finding the next generation of Dyson technology. Which is why anyone can find themselves presenting to James Dyson himself.
- Manage small scale facility projects over numerous sites.
Manage and lead smaller ad-hoc projects as and when required.
Responding to the teams requests that relate to the office environment.
Providing an interface to the wider Dyson facilities and Operation teams.
Manages/supports a range of activities across projects/functions.
Has fundamental PM principles, theories & concepts and able to apply them independently in complex situations.
Manages stakeholders to ensure project delivery.
Prepares & presents reports to escalate issues and enable senior management decision making.
Chair meetings & reviews.
Coordinate and communicate project scope to ensure timely delivery.
Manages and utilises systems, processes and resources to facilitate and optimise delivery efficiency.
Competent in Project Management fundamentals.
Works independently, receives minimal guidance.
Experience as a team member/leader with proven ability to manage and deliver complex tasks in a fast moving and dynamic environment
Ability to communicate clearly, build relationships and influence stakeholders
Good understanding of business processes, project governance methods and operational/development framework
Analytical mind-set, attention to detail and ability to challenge assumptions and convention
Support management of project budget
Knowledge of financial systems (SAP- Purchase orders)
Previous Project Management experience
Organised/self-starting/Positive/ flexible / ‘can do’ attitudes are must have attributes for this role