Project Officer

Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent
Salary AU$80000 - AU$90000 per annum + super + career progression
Specialization: Manufacturing & Industrial
Sub Specialization: Project Manager/Project Engineer
Contact: Stuart Alpen
Reference: JO-1811-407013
+612 9431 6518
see 's jobs

The Company
My client is an ASX listed business that has been leading a niche market in the manufacturing space for the last 50 years. With multiple manufacturing sites locally, they have a strong market share of a number of complex engineered products. Due to a restructure of the Operations Team, there is a new position available for an exceptional Project Officer to join the team.

The Role
Reporting to the Project Manager Operations, you will support both internal & external customers and help maintain the project schedule. Your duties will include:

  • Daily update and maintenance of Integrated Master Schedule
  • Preparation of presentations, reports and correspondence between internal and external customers
  • Produce accurate, timely and well-presented documents that conform with customer and company requirements
  • Events coordination for Program project management, internal and external meetings and Tollgate/Program Management Reviews
  • Model flexibility and adaptability to achieve team/business objectives
  • Review and authorise new and updates to manufacturing instructions (SOP's MPS and Setup Sheets)
  • Manage customer change request costing/quote process
  • Co-ordination of logistics activities in preparation for shipment
  • Project manage implementation of configuration changes to meet customer due dates. Provide visibility of activities. Proactively identify risk impacting delivery, recommend corrective/preventative actions
  • Identify and implement production initiatives reflecting cost reduction and quality improvements
  • Manage Risk Issues and Opportunities (RIO) register and ensure risks are identified and managed accordingly on the program level

Preferred Experience
The successful candidate will possess 3+ years' experience in a similar role in a manufacturing or engineering environment. You will have a relevant qualification. The company has a very "real" culture, and will hire someone who is down to earth, and who can build rapport both internally & externally.

If you are interested please apply today, or if you have any questions please contact Stuart Alpen on 02-9431-6518.