Project Manager

  • Location

    Belfast, County Antrim

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    £40 - £48 per hour + NEGOTIABLE

  • Contact:

    Louise Wardle

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Project Manager with working knowledge of the UK Defence Industry required to ensure the successful delivery of the project. The role will provide the overall project management rigour, change control, commercial awareness & stakeholder management to complement the existing technical management skills within the team.

The role involves but is not limited to the following:

Facilitate Project Execution

Support the management of both Risk and Opportunities

Facilitate Project Planning

Report to Management on the progress and performance of the project

Manage sub-contractors, ensuring flowthrough of customer requirements and supplier performance

Manage and motivate project team

Manage all project stakeholders; ensuring strong communications are established and maintained

Ensure a relevant Project Management Plan complete with resource plan fully maintained

Ensure appropriate Project Governance

Ensure all Project activities undertaken comply with the relevant company processes

Some or all of the following is required:

Strong planning and delivery orientation

Commercial / financial / business acumen

Experience in Project Managing projects > £1m

Extensive client and stakeholder management

A positive attitude combined with excellent interpersonal and motivational skills.

An ability to embrace and encourage change.

The ability to interface with clients at a senior level

Full business lifecycle management, including capture, qualification and developing capture plans and winning strategies

A "strategic approach" to dealing with partners, clients and staff.

Experience of working across boundaries, including knowledge of commercial management, best practice supply chain and finance functions.

Prince/APM qualified

Engineering or Business Degree/Diploma

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