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Head of Project Services – Engineering Jobs in UK at AstraZeneca GmbH



Title: Head of Project Services – Engineering

Company: AstraZeneca GmbH

Location: UK

Type: Full Time

Category: Management, Engineering

Salary: Salary 100000 GBP Yearly GBP 100000 YEAR

Location: Not Specified

Head of Project Services – Global Engineering

UK – Macclesfield

Head of Project Services – Global Engineering

Location Macclesfield UK or Sodertalje Sweden

Reports to the Vice President of Global Engineering & Real Estate with responsibility for a global function. Responsible for delivering capabilities and solutions for capital project cost estimating, planning & scheduling, project controls, cashflow management, contract management, benchmarking, information management, and compliance. The role is also responsible for departmental headcount and budget management. Development and leadership of a high performing global team is critical. This role is a manager of staff and contract resources but also requires deep domain expertise. As a member of the Global Engineering Leadership Team the role also influences heavily the strategic direction of Global Engineering and Real Estate, has multiple senior level partner relationships and interactions while also engaging at the project level through regular project site visits.

At AstraZeneca, we’re not afraid to do things differently. We’re building a new kind of organisation to reset expectations of what a bio-pharmaceutical company can be. This means we’re opening up new ways to work, groundbreaking cutting edge methods and bringing unexpected teams together!

Global Engineering and Real Estate team has its main hubs in the U.K., U.S. and Sweden, they also have a presence in Asia Pacific and France. By putting next generation assets on the ground the team is playing a fundamental role in supporting AstraZeneca’s strong pipeline. Combining the use of the newest technologies, skilled programme management and a broad range of engineering and construction expertise, the team establishes positive relationships with end customers to build facilities which match requirements and exceed expectations.

The role:

Head of Project Services

Reports to the Vice President of Global Engineering & Real Estate with responsibility for a global function. Responsible for delivering capabilities and solutions for capital project cost estimating, planning & scheduling, project controls, cashflow management, contract management, benchmarking, information management, and compliance. The role is also responsible for departmental headcount and budget management. Development and leadership of a high performing global team is critical. This role is a manager of staff and contract resources but also requires deep subject matter expertise. Will also be encouraged to mentor employees across the business and in Global Engineering and Real Estate.

The key responsibilities and activities of the role include:

Lead and develop team to deliver credible work processes and results related to Estimating, Planning and Scheduling, and Project Control for large capital projects. Build capability and staff on a global level to support current work, future growth, and long-term needs of the enterprise.

Serve as member of the Global Engineering & Real Estate (GERE) Leadership team. Provide support and ownership of the GERE function, leading initiatives and delivering results that are multi-functional and impact the broader business.

Develop, maintain and evolve the strategy for delivery of all services and capabilities. Actively develop and maintain relationships with key partners.

Responsible for establishment, maintenance, and continuous improvement of the business proce…

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