Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Macclesfield, Cheshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JO0000019866_1571154367
Contact Name: Chris Doyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 15, 2019 16:46

Job Description

Sitec currently have an opportunity for a Project Manager to join us at our office in Macclesfield, This is a contract role for an initial 12 months with extension highly likely.

This role will be site-based at AZ's manufacturing site in the North-West of England
Although, some overseas/UK travel may be required therefore flexibility to spend periods away from home location will be required.


Define, manage and drive the delivery schedule for the work package to meet the overall project plan.
To identify risks such as commercial, design, schedule and make assessment of such risk and mitigate its impact on the work package, escalating as appropriate issues to the Process Equipment manager.
To act as the key contact for the package and collaborate with the AZ client, AZGE SME and other AZ stakeholders fully define all necessary aspects of the delivery.
Work package ownership from supplier selection through to operational qualified status
Responsible for ensuring the work package meets all the stage-gates associated with delivery.
Work package owner will secure and schedule capable resources to support relevant studies (FMEA, RCA, HAZOPs)
Responsible for setting the culture for right first time and quality to ensure work package meets all SHE, GMP & GEP compliance standards for use in a sterile facility.
To collaborate with colleagues in the project team to ensure all interfaces with other parts of the project are understood and accountabilities agreed to enable integrated activities to be successfully delivered.
Co-ordinate activities with Construction, Installation teams and Equipment Supplier during install of equipment into new facility.
Monitor, control and produce regular reports regarding package progress, risks and opportunities.
Identification of potential changes in the scope of work and ensure that appropriate change requests are current, adequate and communicated to the project team.
Management of supplier's technical and commercial issues including escalation to AZ management.
Drives application of problem-solving tools to investigate problems and solve root cause. Leads complex investigations when required.
Management of co-ordination of FAT, SAT, Qualification execution and support.
Promotes a positive Health and Safety culture on-site, leading by example to create a 100% injury-free environment.


Strong collaborator with ability to create and maintain effective working relationships and willing to challenge behaviours and actions.
Demonstrated practitioner of practical problem-solving.
Detail focussed completer/finisher with a results-orientated mindset.
Strong leadership qualities with motivational ability to direct others in a dynamic and complex environment through change.
Colloborate and work in partnership with multiple customer teams to deliver programme/project objectives,
High profession standards, holding themselves and other in the team to deliver high quality outcomes to committed deadlines.
Works with integrity and tenacity to 'do the right thing' even under challenging situation.

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.