Aerospace, Automotive, Manufacturing and Production
Based in York, United Kingtom, the Nestlé Product Technology Centre (PTC) is part of a global network of Research Centres with NPTC York focusing purely on excellence in confectionery worldwide. Whether chocolate, confectionery or wafer-based treats, the NPTC leads the way in how they're developed, processed and packaged. It's a place where creativity meets practicality, but where being pragmatic doesn't hinder ideas. If anything, it calls for more expertise and ingenuity to make fantastic initial concepts become exceptional industrialised ideas.
What can you expect?
Being a Senior Specialist – Project Manager, in the world’s largest food manufacturer, is a highly valued position to hold. It’s a role about developing and driving improvements of new and existing projects ensuring timeliness, cost and quality.
We’re looking for a Senior Specialist – Project Manager to work in our NPTC in York. You will drive the projects, including defining the roles and responsibilities required for each project. Through effective resource planning you will ensure all resources are available and manage project stakeholders through vertical and horizontal communication.
What you need to know
We will be considering candidates as they apply, so please don’t delay in submitting your application.
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Other key responsibilities will include:
Planning projects through the entire life cycle, managing project stakeholders, negotiating with key decision makers and leveraging with internal and external networks will be essential for your success.
Reporting to Project Management Office Lead, this is a key specialist role to ensure projects are delivered to the satisfaction of our stakeholders.
Being an experienced professional you will possess a relevant Science or Engineering Degree, with a sound knowledge of Project Management preferably having gained PMP Certification, Prince2, DMAIC Green Belt or DMAIC Black Belt.
Your outstanding collaboration and communication skills will make you highly effective in knowledge sharing as well as building effective relationships with key stakeholders.
Sound leadership and facilitation skills will enable you to understand and analyse process and technical aspects, then translate complex information into simple concepts, communicating effectively to meet the overall project and business strategies.
You will also have a strong desire for continuous improvement and an ability to provide strong technical guidance to team members, knowledge in problem solving techniques is appreciated.
With your ability to analyse and then communicate complex information through presentation your confidence in developing good practice will be shared across the global NPTC network.
Nestle PTC Confectionery York is a Global R&D that develops new products and processes that are then deployed throughout the Nestle Confectionery factories and markets.The PMO in NPTC York is in charge of all the key projects and is responsible to deliver them on time on cost and on budget across the globe.