Cummins Inc. Project Manager - Research & Technology Europe ABO in Peterborough, United Kingdom
Project Manager - Research & Technology Europe ABO
Project Manager – Research & Technology
closing date: 8th November
Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.
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Our Corporate Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.
This is an exciting opportunity in Peterborough for a passionate and driven Project Manager. You will be responsible for two major projects that aims to deliver new and exciting hybrid technology by 2025. These are government funded projects that entail working closely with external research facilities and clients and you will liaise closely with all parties to ensure that the projects are within budget and on schedule.
To be successful in this role you will be highly organized, demonstrate a high level of initiative and have a strong commercial awareness.
Your impact will be seen in these and other ways:
Lead on multiple projects and facilitate project planning sessions with internal stakeholders to determine the scope and objectives of each project; works with business stakeholders to establish performance goals; design project plan, develop timeline, identify milestones, and tracks performance against set goals and timeline
Identify and liaise with others to resolve project issues
Oversee and communicate project status to project team
Devise and monitor project budget, conducts research and analysis; provides input into the design and development of project plans and timelines
Identify and manages project risk; works with others on the team and outside the team to identify innovative solutions
Record and share team learning's with other teams; draws on other project team experiences to enhance the success of the project
Document project notes, databases, and other records; monitors measures and communicates with Project Sponsor and other stakeholders on status of specific projects and assignments
Identify and assign appropriate resources to accomplish various project tasks; guides and coaches team members through various stages of the project; provides developmental feedback to team members
Lead funding applications for lead Research and Technology projects, utilizing strategic marketing insights
Skills and Experience Required:
Highly effective communication skills teamed with stakeholder management abilities, capable of working across all business unites, academic, government and industrial partners.
A strategic thinker with a natural interest and desire to understand the key drivers for technological development
Analytical and familiar with tools for financial analysis and its relevance to the project
Ability to prioritise issues based on level of importance and identify innovative and timely resolutions
Understand the relationship between functional areas on a project, and knows the detailed work of at least one functional area.
Ability to lead a team in the development of a project FMEA and project risk summary to identify and manage the actions to mitigate risk
Required Education, Licenses or Certifications
College, university, or equivalent degree required
Compensation and Benefits
Salary between £39,280 - £54,000 depending on relevant experience
Private medical insurance for employee, spouse and children up to age 21
Variable bonus up to 8 %
At Cummins, we are dedicated to diversity in the workplace and we are committed to a policy of treating all our employees and job applicants equally. No employee or potential employee will receive less favorable treatment because of any protected characteristic.
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Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Cambridgeshire-UK, Peterborough, EMEA Cummins Generator Tech
Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office
Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced
Job Posting Oct 11, 2018, 7:58:50 AM
Unposting Date Nov 8, 2018, 5:59:00 PM
Req ID: 180006KU