Programme Manager

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  • Location

    West London, London

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Project Management

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  • Contact:

    Janet Mottram

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    4 Months

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Job Purpose: Project management is required to help with the delivery of programmes, bids and proposals and investment projects.

Scope / dimensions: Manage multiple Projects ranging in size up to ~£20m and line management of a small team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage projects to meet project milestones, schedule and budget requirements.
  • Effective communication with the project customers and stakeholders to build and maintain mutually beneficial relationships.
  • Ensure that projects comply with the relevant security requirements.
  • Ensure that projects comply with the Company directives.
  • Achieving Acceptance of all elements of projects to schedule and cost.
  • Meeting project sales and cash budgets, and forecasting accurately.
  • Establishing and implementing project-specific Project Management Plans (including all sub-ordinate plans).
  • Producing and implementing internal and subcontractor Statements of Work.
  • Establishing, controlling and reporting project schedule & costs against an overall WBS & budget.
  • Use Programme Performance Metrics (PPMs) to effectively manage all programmes.
  • Preparing the internal Business Review Pack as the basis for reporting to senior management.
  • Preparing Customer Progress Reports as agreed with each customer.
  • Manage security of information as defined in the Security manual.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • Extensive experience of managing multiple, concurrent, multi-disciplinary projects in the defence electronics sector.


  • Degree in relevant discipline.
  • Project management qualifications, such as APMP or Prince 2.

Recognising the RESTRICTED nature of the work, suitable candidates will be SC cleared or eligible for this level of clearance.