Project Manager

Job Type:
Business Transformation
Job reference:
UKD PMO_1700144641
21 days ago

Project Manager

Location: Bristol, Farnborough, Portsmouth, Salisbury, Boscombe Down

An exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to join a multinational Defence & Technology company with offices across the UK.

We share and support UK Defence's commitment to growing and improving the UK's military capability. Our work is innovative, varied, often unique, exciting and critical, and we work closely with the most advanced Defence manufacturers.

Main responsibilities:

  • Delivery of high value & complex projects
  • Development and maintenance of positive engagement with project customers, partners & suppliers
  • Delivery of project outputs to agreed baselines (customer satisfaction, time, cost, quality, cash & sales)
  • Ensuring project members operate in line with Operating Framework & Functional competency management requirements
  • Resolving conflicts within the project and collaborating across the team
  • Application of governance requirements (including full project lifecycle, project & independent reviews)
  • Reporting progress on all accountabilities to programme/portfolio manager

Key Skills & Experience:

  • Experience in relevant sectors including: Defence, Aerospace, Government/Public Sector, Utilities, Engineering, regulated industries etc. are desirable
  • Stakeholder Management: identifying, planning and implementing actions to positively engage parties with an interest in project outputs
  • Leadership: influencing and aligning towards the vision for the project
  • At least 2 years minimum in a project management role
  • Relevant certifications including APM PMQ/Waterfall/Agile
  • Must be eligible for UK SC clearance

Our Benefits:

  • Performance bonus (Personal & Company)
  • 25 days+ Annual Leave
  • Pension scheme - 1.5x personal contribution up to 7% max for a total of 17.5%
  • Share Incentive scheme
  • On site Free Health Assessment
  • Private Medical/Dental Insurance
  • Flexi benefits including health cash plan, option to buy more holidays

If you feel like you have the skills and experience, and are keen to pursue a role as a Project Manager with a global Defence organisation, then please click the link to apply for immediate consideration and a confidential chat!

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