Project Manager

  • Location

    Oxfordshire, England

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Project Management

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  • Contact:

    Louise Wardle

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Project Manager required to establish and lead various projects in the Continuous Improvement domain in support of aircraft fleet operations, ensuring best practice in programme planning and management, including risk and opportunity management, and encouraging innovation.

The PM will be expected to work with a wide range of stakeholders and internal/ external customers, directly leading projects and injecting energy in a fast moving organisation whilst providing project support to internal teams.

Candidates will have proven experience in delivering to time, cost and quality in a complex, matrix-orientated environment with a customer service mindset.

The ability to effectively and efficiently manage risks and opportunities is also required.

The PM must also be able to use a range of project management tools, such as Microsoft Project, and collaborative working tools such as SharePoint.

Some or all of the following is required:

Knowledge and practical experience of the company's Project, Programme & Portfolio standards, methods and tools (Highly Desirable)

A confident and articulate communicator, able to positively engage at all levels, particularly with business teams and other project managers.

Fluent in written and spoken English, including fluency in communication using technical vocabulary

Ability to work effectively within a multinational environment

Ability to work efficiently and under pressure in a time sensitive environment

Ability to understand and interpret stakeholder expectations and needs

Ability to develop strategies and to plan, including ability to assimilate different facts and opinions. In determining innovative solutions to satisfy a wide range of stakeholders.

Preferably educated to degree standard in a relevant subject

Recognized Project Management qualification (e.g. as a PRINCE 2 Practitioner or equivalent) or relevant experience, would be an advantage

Recognized Risk Management qualification and/ or training would also be an advantage

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