Project Managers - Various Levels

  • Location

    Bristol, England

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence, Security Cleared

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  • Contact:

    Zaida Bhana

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Our high profile client manages large scale national procurement contracts and has a current requirement for a broad spectrum of experienced Project Managers. All roles are presented on a contract basis (6 months initial) and will be based at our client's site operations at Filton, Bristol.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Leading the development, management and mentoring of customer teams
  • Determining the best means of satisfying requirements within the context of project objectives and constraints i.e. developing solutions
  • Preparing and maintaining schedules of activities and events of projects and/or programmes in portfolios, taking account of dependencies and resource requirements
  • Developing and agreeing budgets for projects and controlling forecast and actual costs against them
  • Identifying and monitoring project risks (threats and opportunities), planning and implementing responses to them and responding to other issues that affect projects
  • Developing, maintaining and applying quality management processes for project activities and outputs
  • Consolidating and documenting the fundamental components of projects (scope, schedule, resource requirements, budgets, risks, opportunities and issues, and quality requirements)
  • Leading the planning and controlling finances of programmes and or portfolios as a means of driving performance and as part of the organisation's overall financial management
  • Establishing and maintaining governance arrangements for the delivery of projects, defining clear roles, responsibilities and accountabilities, that align with organisational practice
  • Managing stakeholders, taking account of their levels of influence and particular interests
  • Establishing and managing reviews at appropriate points during and after projects, which will inform governance of projects by providing evaluations of progress, methodologies and continuing relevance.
  • Establishing, and implementing where necessary, protocols to change the scope of projects and updating configuration documents as required


  • 5 years post qualification relevant experience in one or more roles.
  • Minimum APM (PQ) or equivalent
  • MSP or equivalent
  • Minimum MAPM, RPP or ChPP preferred
  • Minimum of QCF Level 3 in a relevant subject