Project Manager

  • Location

    South East England, England

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Contact:

    Vanessa Theobald

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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To deliver projects and bids on time, to budget and the required standard

Key Responsibilities:
Managing projects to meet the required financial and project constraints.
Establishing, controlling and reporting project schedule & costs against an overall WBS & budget.
Achieving acceptance of all elements of projects to schedule and cost.
Accurately forecasting project cost, cash & resource demands
Establishing and maintaining project metrics to measure and report progress.
Effectively communicating with all project stakeholders to build and maintain mutually beneficial relationships.
Effectively managing project issues, risk & opportunities, data, and action logs, including item closure.
Managing subcontractors to deliver requirements on time and to budget.
Planning and conducting effective internal, customer and sub-contractor progress reviews.
Preparing customer & internal progress reports in an agreed format.
Establishing and implementing Project Management Plans (including all sub-ordinate plans), to provide planning basis for the team and customers.
Ensuring that projects comply with the Company directives and relevant security requirements.
Managing security of information as defined in the Security manual.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
Proven experience in project management, specifically in setting up, running and successfully delivering projects, ideally in the defence electronics sector.
Ability to successfully manage and deliver multi-disciplined projects in a matrix structure.
Experience of MS Office including MS Project.
A strong and varied background in scheduling/budgeting/cost management with proven commercial/technical astuteness and demonstrable good judgment.

Degree in relevant discipline (Engineering, Science or Business Management) or equivalent experience
Project management qualifications preferred, such as APMP.