Project Manager- Defence

Location
Bristol
Salary
£40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted
22 Aug 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Ref
HQ00009938
Contact
Aleysha Magnin
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Permanent
Are you a Project Manager who relishes a challenge, working on a range of projects with changing requirements within high-profile setting? With your strong communication skills, engaging and resilient character and Project Management experience, you can utilise you skills in persuasion to influence and educate a team of multi-disciplinary technical specialists within an engineering defence organisation.

You will deliver a range of contracts and projects to target whilst managing stakeholder interfaces, customers and sub-contractors. You have the opportunity to apply your skills to a variety of projects with individual requirements, further developing your capabilities and knowledge. This is a brilliant role to make a real impact across a business, within a dynamic and respected organisation, which rewards you for your efforts with a great remuneration package, personal development allowance, flexi-time, regular salary reviews, bonus and pension schemes amongst other benefits.

Please see below for further details, and how to apply.

Key accountabilities will include but are not limited to:
Establish and implement effective project management processes
Support multi-disciplined project teams and encourage strong team working both within and beyond the Project Business Team.
Maintain top level plans, objectives and statements of work.
Define, agree and maintain project work breakdown structure, cost collection structures and project plans
Plan contract budgets
Contract risk and opportunity optimisation plans
Workload forecasting
Develop and maintain key relationships with customers and other external stakeholders

Successful candidates will have/be:
A proven track record of strong project and risk management skills and knowledge
Sound business judgement
Technical appreciation of complex problems
Strong communication & motivational skills
Extensive management experience, covering financial, commercial, engineering and project areas
Degree qualified or equivalent is beneficial
Experience in the Defence sector beneficial

Title: Project Manager- Multiple Positions
Pay Range & Bens: £40-55k, + bonus, pension, flexi-time
Location: Bristol

If you are a good match then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

Key Skills: Project Manager, Project Management, Project Lead, Engineering, Defence, target, budget, stakeholder, proposal, contract, cost, WBS,

Please Note: Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level. Flexibility for some travel (both UK and internationally) will be required within the role.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency (perm). These roles are permanent positions.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.