3 months ago
Project Manager with bid and project management experience required to deliver projects and bids on time, to budget and the required standard, this will involve managing multiple Projects ranging in size up to ~£10m.
The role will involve but not be limited to the following:
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.
Candidates will have proven experience in project management, specifically in setting up, running and successfully delivering projects, ideally in the defence electronics industry.Hardware and software development experience is required.
The ability to successfully manage and deliver multi-disciplined projects in a matrix structure is also required.
Candidates should have experience of MS Office including MS Project and 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.
Recognising the RESTRICTED nature of the work, suitable candidates will be SC cleared or eligible for this level of clearance.