Project Managers

  • Location

    Rochester, Kent

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Project Management

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  • Contact:

    Louise Wardle

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Project Managers are required to plan, organise, monitor and control internal project and external subcontractor activities within the constraints of time, cost and quality to ensure that both the company's and the customer's expectations and requirements are realised. Managing the internal processes and obtaining the appropriate approvals. Key project management responsibilities include:

Developing and maintaining excellent customer relations

Managing team and personnel

Developing and maintaining a detailed project plan that embraces all elements of the project

Implementing and utilising Earned Value Management methodologies when appropriate

Driving ownership of Work Packages and tasks throughout the project team

Managing the project to ensure all milestones and objectives are achieved

Using project management techniques, to enable early identification of problems and implementation of mitigation actions

Achieving the agreed project cost, sales, margin and cash flow targets

Your skills and qualifications as a Project Manager:

Educated to degree level or equivalent
A proven track record in Project Management in an engineering development environment with awareness of Commercial and Financial skills
Proven ability to motivate, influence, and manage people effectively
Strong well-rounded business knowledge with focus on the customer
Developed interpersonal, organisational, facilitation, and communication skills
Solid problem solving and analytical capabilities
Team management skills
Broad cross functional business experience
A formal project management qualification (e.g. APMP, PMQ, PMP or Prince 2)

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