Project Manager

Preston, UK
Salary 48000 SALARY
04 Dec 2020
19 Dec 2020
Sonita Ram
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed
Job Type
Join us as a Mid Level- Project Manager with BAE Systems

(Warton Preston or Liverpool, Full-time, Permanent)

About Capita

At Capita, we support clients across a range of sectors, including local Government, central Government, education, transport, health, life and pensions, insurance and other private sector organisations. We support with expertise applied by the talent across our business in combination with technology, insight and analytics to keep our clients ahead of change, sharper than competitors and more efficient than ever ??? and we always need new talent to help us achieve our goals.

About BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world???s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

If you???d like to make a real difference where it counts, BAE Systems is the place for you.

Join us and you will be encouraged and rewarded to excel in this important work. Apply your talent where it counts.

The Role of a Mid-Level Project Manager

Overall responsibility to deliver internal and external business and enterprise projects to cost timescales, quality and customer satisfaction.

Leads and manages the delivery of small -medium complexity projects or work package within a larger project, the projects range from technology and applications to business change focused on transition and transformation aligned customer tactical and strategic road maps.

The incumbent will be expected to shape, mobiles, plan and lead internal and external projects whilst adhering to internal BAE Systems delivery assurance processes and will be required to collaborate across EITS and within the Portfolio and Project Management Team (PPM).

Typical Role Responsibilities

??Manages aspects of the Project lifecycle enabling the Project to meet the needs of customers/users and achieve financial or other targets.

??Acts as Project owner for one or more lower-value Projects or services.

??Facilitates uptake of Projects by planning development of Project collateral, supporting and evaluating campaigns, and monitoring Project performance. Rolls out Project trials and Project launches.

??Provides advice and guidance for effective use of measures and measurement and plans and implements improvements to measurement capability.

??Contributes to organisational policies, standards, and guidelines for measurement. Reviews data collection and storage mechanisms (including automation) to support measurement.

??Creates the business readiness plan, taking into consideration deployment, data, capability (training and engagement activities) and any business activities required to integrate new digital processes or jobs into the "business as usual" environment.

??Identifies the communications and relationship needs of stakeholder groups. Translates communications/stakeholder engagement strategies into specific activities and deliverables. Facilitates open communication and discussion between stakeholders, acting as a single point of contact by developing, maintaining, and working to stakeholder engagement strategies and plans. 

Expected Skills/Qualifications:

??        Agile

??        PM Qualification expected

??        Building capability

??        Deploy solutions across both functional/organisational

??        Experience with a range of toolsets ??? SharePoint / Skype / Teams / MS Office / Jira / Confluence

??        Soft skills and collaboration are very important

??        Experience of Aero Space / Defence would be desirable

What we???re looking for in you:

???        Collaboration and Strong Communication

???        Work across management levels with confidence to liaise with Directors

(development opportunity with visibility with Directors)

???        Personable individuals ??? be part of a friendly team

???        Analytical and systematic approach to problem solving

???        Effective and influential oral and written communications.

???        You are innovative and able to drive improvement

Please note, successful candidates will be expected to go through vetting and Security Clearance.

We look forward to hearing from you and wish you the very best of luck with your application.

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