Project Manager


Motors and Power Systems, Mechanical Engineering
Calamba - Philippines


Reporting to the Programme Lead in Singapore, you will lead and deliver technology projects that will be an instrumental part of Dyson's next generation products in Floorcare and Personal Care categories, influencing a multi-disciplinary team of engineers.


The role requires significant technical understanding with the incumbent needing to understand and communicate project status, risk and technical progress to senior management; whilst interacting with key stakeholders in the engineering, operations and quality teams as well as key suppliers.



  • You'll communicate between teams within the GEO organisation to ensure effective and timely input; resolve conflicts and lead solutions

  • Lead communication with all stakeholders acting as a first point of contact.

  • Responsible for defining the communications plan for each project to ensure all stakeholders are kept informed in an efficient manner.

  • Ownership of the level 0-2 plans and ensuring their delivery through prioritisation and escalation of unresolved conflicts.

  • Set project direction together with the Programme Lead and define the project team setup in conjunction with the engineering/technical leads to achieve the project goals.

  • Influence and lead on the use of development processes, good engineering practice and discipline to deliver a fully resolved solution


  • First Degree (Engineering preferable) or equivalent

  • Formal Project Management training/qualifications (or in-progress)

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite and Microsoft Project

Minimum of 3 years project orientated work in a similar engineering high technology field demonstrating good knowledge of the project life cycle and business processes.









Working awareness of fundamental PM principles (i.e. estimating and planning, risk management, status reporting, budget tracking, benefits analysis, stakeholder management and communication, resource management)

  • Good communicator with a can do attitude; ability to convey issues concisely and accurately

  • Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to build productive working relationships and influence

  • Good analytical skills; to be able to assess problems thoroughly and drive logical conclusions

  • Confident; comfortable with interacting with senior managers

  • Credible; ability to demonstrate a good level of understanding of engineering processes in order to work with design teams throughout the project development cycle

  • To be able to multi-task and plan effectively when working with a variety of project teams in an often high-pressure, competitive environment

  • Excellent team-working skills.



Posted: 21 March 2019