Experis Engineering

Senior Project Manager (Aerospace)

Location
Hampshire
Salary
Company Benefits
Posted
20 Feb 2017
Closes
20 Mar 2017
Ref
J362294A
Contact
paul perkins
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Aerospace, Defence
Job Type
Permanent

Senior Project Manager (Aerospace)

PERMANENT, FULL-TIME, HAMPSHIRE, SALARY COMPETITIVE & DOE

The Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Project Manager to join a leading Global Defence Technology & Security Organisation, based in Hampshire.

Responsibilities

You will be responsible for developing, leading and effectively communicating delivery performance and influencing improvement within Integrated Delivery Team (IDT) delivery performance.

  • Leadership of the delivery team, ensuring clarity of approach and understanding of inter-dependencies for all delivery team members
  • Delivery of major / complex projects in accordance with company governance
  • Application of appropriate project governance to ensure compliance with legal and corporate requirements
  • Delivery of major / complex projects to (or ahead of) contracted schedule and cash flow
  • Delivery of major / complex projects within Authorised Base Cost
  • Communication of project progress (time, cost & quality) to internal stakeholders, ensuring that risks are escalated through the appropriate channels as soon as possible
  • Maintenance of up-to-date, fully resourced plans covering full contracted scope
  • Control of project changes, ensuring any change to scope (including due to missed dependencies) are formalised through the contract change process and appropriately authorised
  • Maintenance of up-to-date Project Management Plan (PMP) and risk register in approved format for all projects
  • Approval of project costs in line with the Delegations Matrix.
  • Preparation of materials to support, and closure of actions arising from, reviews (both monthly progress reviews & Lifecycle reviews).
  • Preparation of proposals for follow-on work.
  • Achievement of customer satisfaction targets.

Requirements

  • IPMA Level C or equivalent or demonstrable experience at Senior PM level
  • Experience working to tight time-frames
  • Experience working within a Defence environment or interactions with government departments
  • Demonstrable experience leading a Projects team
  • Experience managing internal relationships
  • Technical background is desirable (engineering, sciences etc.)

Security

The successful Senior Project Manager will be put through Ministry of Defence security clearance.

How to Apply

If you are interested in this opportunity and feel you meet the requirements, apply online today to be considered for an interview.