Project Manager

Location
Bedfordshire
Salary
£34 per hour
Posted
15 Sep 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Ref
1144330
Contact
Rob Brockton
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Aerospace
Job Type
Contract
Project manager from an aerospace/avionic background needed for a 6 month rolling contract based in Bedfordshire.

Role:
· Coordinating internal resources and third parties/vendors for the
execution of projects
· Assisting in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving
stakeholders to ensure technical feasibility, resource availability and
allocation
· Developing a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress
· Managing changes to the project scope, project schedule, and
project costs
· Measuring project performance using appropriate tools and
techniques, reporting and escalating to management as needed;
· Successfully managing the relationship with all stakeholders, third
parties and vendors
· Performing risk management to minimise project risks;
· Creating and maintaining comprehensive project documentation;
· Contributing to the development and execution of pmo processes.


The following key skills and knowledge are required:
· Proven experience of managing complex product development
projects and project management training;
· Intermediate to advanced ms project, excel and office skills;
· Excellent organisational, prioritisation and multi-tasking skills;
· Good interpersonal skills with a proficiency to complete/finish
projects with excellent attention to detail;
· A qualification in an engineering field is desirable
· Proven experience in project management in the
aerospace/defence/engineering sectors will be advantageous.