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Head of Project Management

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Head of Project Management Salary: Competitive and based on experience Location: Penang Keywords: Project Management, Leadership, Coordination, Organisation, Communication

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and experienced Head of Project Management to join our client’s leading organisation. This role is perfect for someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment, enjoys coordinating and monitoring inter-connected projects, and has a knack for leading teams to success. The successful candidate will be based in the vibrant city of Penang, where they will have the chance to work with cross-functional teams and interact with customers on all aspects of projects. This role offers an excellent platform to showcase your organisational skills, analytical abilities, and leadership qualities.

What you'll do:

As the Head of Project Management, you will play a pivotal role in driving the success of our projects. Your primary responsibility will be scheduling, organising, coordinating and monitoring inter-connected projects. You will lead and assign engineering resources to ensure that projects are completed within set timelines. In addition, you will prepare weekly reports for management, providing them with crucial insights into project progress. Your role will also involve liaising with a cross-functional team of R&D engineers, sourcing team, operations, quality assurance and contract manufacturers to successfully accomplish assigned projects. Furthermore, you will interact with customers and sales departments on all aspects of the projects.

  • Schedule, organise, coordinate and monitor inter-connected projects
  • Lead and assign engineering resources to accomplish projects in a timely manner
  • Prepare weekly reports for management
  • Liaise with a cross-functional team of R&D engineers, sourcing team, operations, quality assurance and contract manufacturers
  • Take the lead and coordination of requested projects in accordance to project release methods and principles
  • Interact with customers and sales departments on all aspects of the projects
  • Perform and evaluate business case analyses
  • Develop and control Gantt charts

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Head of Project Management position brings a wealth of experience in program management or other managerial roles. You should have a thorough understanding of project/program management techniques and methods. Your ability to deal with complexity will be key in this role. We are looking for someone with top-notch organisational skills and the ability to work within processes. Strong analytical and diagnostic skills are also essential for this role. A bachelor's degree in business administration or a similar field is required, along with proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook.

  • Proven experience as a Program Manager or other managerial positions
  • Thorough understanding of project/program management techniques and methods
  • Ability to deal with complexity
  • Top-notch organisational skills and ability to work within processes
  • Strong analytical and diagnostic skills
  • Reading and understanding of mechanical drawings is essential
  • Bachelor's degree in business administration or similar field required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a leading organisation known for its commitment to innovation and excellence. They offer a fast-paced and dynamic work environment where every day brings new challenges and opportunities. Their team is made up of talented individuals who are passionate about what they do, and they are always looking for ways to grow and improve. They believe in fostering a culture of collaboration and inclusivity, where everyone's ideas are valued, and everyone has a chance to make an impact.

What's next:

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Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Engineering & Manufacturing

Focus: Project Management

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Senior Management

Location: Penang

Job Reference: ODNG6B-F7CF2CB2

Date posted: 07 June 2024

Consultant: Audrey Ng

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