Project Manager - Signs


Job summary

Future Recruitment Ltd
Printing - Screen Printing, Printing - Wide Format
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job




Salary: £Open Depending on Experience + 25 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays + Pension + Car

Our client is a well-established signage company based in the East Midlands. They are currently looking to recruit a Project Manager to join their team.

The role: Day to day management of customer projects from design to installation, ensuring close customer liaison

Major Tasks:

  • Maintain good communications with customers and internal managers and staff, relative to the progress of the project
  • Maintain company assets in good condition
  • Co-ordination of customer projects from design to installation ensuring close customer contact

Detailed Tasks:

  • Monitor and control project costs to comply with budgets allocated
  • Continuously monitor work in progress and prepare variance reports as required, utilising IT systems where appropriate
  • Attend proposed site locations for each project, identify and assess potential problems with products or services provided by the company to the customer
  • Assist Installations Manager to appoint suitable installation teams / contractors and ensure compliance with Health & Safety and CDM Regulations
  • Manage and issue work instructions to site personnel
  • Review project specifications prior to production and installation
  • Identify, plan and action corrective procedures against project variances or problem areas
  • Advise production specifiers and Account Managers of anticipated 'on site' delays as soon as these are identified, producing estimates of additional project costs and day work as required
  • Advise production specifiers of the scope and nature of projects, completing detailed technical surveys providing input to construction and installation issues as required
  • Attend site on regular basis to ensure smooth completion of each stage of project
  • Ensure full costs are passed to Accounts Manager, weekly and definitive cost summary on completion of project, for invoicing purposes
  • Maintain close company customer liaison throughout project
  • Maintain close and effective working relationship with and communications with Middle Management team, Project Administrators and coordinators
  • Maintain up to date and accurate documentation of all aspects of projects in line with current, best company practices
  • Provide detailed project information and time scales to Senior Management
  • Constantly review project in line with production and installation documentation, ensuring close and effective dialogue with all relevant departments
  • Carry out any reasonable additional duties to those detailed, as and when required by the company
  • Work additional hours as required to achieve the agreed objectives
  • Comply with all Health and Safety regulations as detailed in the company Health and Safety Manual


  • Confident
  • Smart
  • Self-motivated/Proactive
  • Enthusiastic self-starter
  • Good written language skills
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Strong communication skills with internal colleagues and sub-contractors
  • Good time management while sticking to processes/procedures
  • Strong administrative experience with planning and coordinating strengths for future work
  • A reliable worker with excellent self-discipline

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