Project Manager

Job Description

Are you interested in working for a world top 100 University?

The University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) have an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to join our organisation in various positions. For this role, you will need to have experience working as a Project Manager, ideally in an engineering and client-facing environment.

It is essential that you are able to communicate and motivate a team of staff and have excellent communication skills.

You will use your ability to organise resources and attention to detail to aid with the planning of projects to deadlines.

For this role, you will have:

  • Have experience of working in a Project Management role
  • Strong communication skills allied with organisational ability and enthusiasm.
  • The ability to discuss at any level the elements of a project including the status to partners, customers and internal stakeholders.
  • Pragmatism and the ability to understand an issue from both your own organisation and the customers’ point of view.

About the Team

We are part of the AMRC with Boeing which focuses on the research, development and application of state-of-the-art technologies. We have an excellent track record of developing technology and integrating it into a shop floor environment to demonstrate financial benefit to partners. This ability to translate technological advances into bottom line savings has led to a large growth in demand from especially its aerospace partners and a growing need for skilled engineers with an interest in manufacturing. The AMRC are a Corporate Partner of the Association of Project Management (APM) https://www.apm.org.uk/ which means we train, support and encourage the Project Management team at the AMRC. This a supportive environment that is passionate about training and development.