Project Manager (Electrical Safety)

CBS Butler
Fareham, Hampshire
£35,000 - £40,000/annum
08 Feb 2018
08 Mar 2018
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Due to company growth and internal promotion an urgent and exciting opportunity has arisen for an exceptional candidate to join a revered and expanding organisation. Ideally the candidate is currently in a Consumer Product or 'Professional Electronics' product development/ manufacturing environment

Main Duties & Responsibilities: 

* Acting as the principal liaison between the client and the service lines from the beginning to the end of both single discipline and one-stop compliance projects, ensuring on time and accurate delivery of contractual deliverables

* Managing client's expectations, both technically and commercially, during the course of their projects

* Organisation of subcontract testing and specialist electrical equipment hire

* Responsible for ensuring technical validations are completed (and conducting these if in scope of own technical competence)

* Working with the test supervisors to ensure the timely delivery of test samples and supporting documentation, smooth workflow

* Ensuring forecasts are kept current and up-to-date by using the business project management tool

* Ensuring full and compliant use of various bespoke business tools (R3D2, Octoplus, eLOGr, VNS, YAMBs)

* Visiting clients with the relevant Business Development Manager or sales personnel as required

* A team player with a positive "can-do" attitude and a proactive approach to self-development

* Good communication skills

* Excellent IT skills Track record of exercising a good balance between technical judgment and commercial awareness

Desirable Criteria:

* Experience of managing compliance and approvals

* Working knowledge of regulatory and voluntary compliance requirements in relation to consumer and electrical/electronic products (e.g. EMC Directive or Low Voltage Directive)