S&T Project Manager

Job location:
Cornwall, United Kingdom
Created moment:
January 12, 2023
Job reference:
REQ - 06764

The Company

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

If you want to grow your skills and develop your career, find out more at www.imerys.com

The Position

S&T Project Manager

Job Summary

Project Manager - Innovation
Full time – Monday to Friday
Salary £32,000 - £35,000 per annum

Excellent benefits package

This role is based at Imerys’ Par Moor Centre in Cornwall, UK however can also operate from our offices in Toulouse or Paris, France.

Role purpose
Project management of key Innovation projects for our Science & Technology community your focus will be managing the scope, schedule, budget, quality, risks, and any issues of the projects throughout their

What you’ll be doing
Reporting to the Project and Data Manager for Innovation, utilising Accolade and a variety of information systems you’ll be keeping track of and driving project progress, managing the stage gate process and ensuring projects are delivered according to agreed KPIs, SLAs, and quality standards.

You’ll be monitoring and administrating project progress, making timely interventions to drive down project risk, providing progress reports and status updates to various groups of stakeholders, organising and chairing meetings, including creating and delivering progress presentations to key stakeholders and
influencing internal and external resources.

You’ll also be involved with adhoc projects such as such as LIMS software proposals and integration; researching systems that meet the needs of the Innovation team, dealing with the suppliers, being part of the reviewing process and attending the demos, meetings and customer interviews.

About you

  • Project management experience and expertise in using project management methodologies and tools is essential

  • A scientific background, ideally at degree level, and an understanding of lab work and innovation processes

  • The ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and autonomously

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills and ability to understand IT / Systems related constraints and capabilities

  • Strong collaboration and influencing skills with the ability to enthuse and inspire multidisciplinary and remote teams, building successful relationships at all levels

What’s in it for you?
The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide; there are lots of reasons to join us.

This role offers variety, autonomy, and the opportunity to interact across multiple business areas with a wide variety of stakeholders and we can offer support to gain formal project management qualifications training courses.

We also have a comprehensive benefits package including, Sick Pay, Life Assurance, Employee Assistance Programme, Income Protection, Defined Contribution Pension Plan, Long Service Awards, IML Reward Hub, Employee Discounts, Flu Vouchers, Eye Care Vouchers, Cycle to Work Scheme, Health and
Wellbeing Programme.

Imerys are an organisation with a wealth of career and development opportunities that allows you to tap into your full potential. Our workplaces are diverse and inclusive, and we foster a collaborative work culture which helps us continually drive innovation in our fields.

Click apply now to register your interest.

Position Type

Full time



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