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Cummins Inc. Project Manager - Research and Technology in Darlington, United Kingdom

Project Manager - Research and Technology



Project Manager – Funded Projects

Closing date: 24th November 2021

When looking for your next career opportunity, are you looking to be a part of a business that will positively impact the world we live in ?

We are looking for an experienced Project Manager to manage a consortium project, based out of our Darlington facility but can work remotely anywhere across the UK.

Responsibilities include:

  • Plans and monitors project budget, conducts research and analysis; provides input into the design and development of project plans and timelines.

  • Manages project risk; uses quality tools to identify areas of risk; works with others on the team and outside the team to identify alternatives or solutions.

  • Manages, develops, and implements project(s) of varying complexity and size in assigned functional area. Partners with business stakeholders to ensure a successful project completion

  • Maintains project notes, databases, and other records; monitors measures and communicates with Project Sponsor and other stakeholders on status of specific projects and assignments.

  • Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.

  • Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.


To be a success in your role you will need:

  • The ability to communicate effectively with consortium members and key stakeholders of all levels.

  • Experience of Project Managing government funded projects (Innovate UK, UKRI)is essential.

  • A STEM Degree would be a benefit.

  • A high level of financial understanding on funded projects.

Salary between £47,000 - £57,000 depending on experience

Defined contribution pension scheme - company contributions up to 9%

Annual bonus plan - target 8% (based upon company performance)

Private medical insurance

Health cash plan - support towards medical, optical and dental costs

Health screening

Life assurance

25 days annual leave plus public holidays

Employee discount scheme - covering 100's of retailers

Family friendly policies


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Darlington-UK, Darlington, Centenary House

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Nov 25, 2021, 1:50:44 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 210006V6