Project Manager

£50000 - £60000/annum
13 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is looking for a qualified Project Manager to manage a multiple of full cycle Projects across a multitide of large budgets in a hands on environment.

Budgets will range in size up to ~£20m and deliver projects, bids and funded development to time and budget. You will be responsible for the following with respect to Information Assurance projects, programmes and proposals:

* Managing projects to meet project milestones, schedule and budget requirements.
* Establishing, controlling and reporting project schedule & costs against an overall budget.
* Achieving acceptance of all elements of projects to schedule and cost.
* Accurately forecasting project cost, cash & resource demands
* Establishing and maintaining project metrics to measure and report progress
* Effectively communicating with all project stakeholders to build and maintain mutually beneficial relationships.
* Effectively managing project issues, risk & opportunities, data, and action logs, including item closure.
* Managing subcontractors to deliver requirements on time and to budget
* Planning and conducting effective internal, customer and sub-contractor progress reviews.
* Preparing customer & internal progress reports in an agreed format.
* Establishing and implementing Project Management Plans (including all sub-ordinate plans), to provide planning basis for the team and customers.

Skills required:

* Experience in project managing engineering development projects in the defence sector.
* Ability to successfully manage and deliver multi-disciplined projects from concept to delivery and closure.
* Experience of MS Office including MS Project
* A strong and varied background in scheduling/budgeting/cost management with proven commercial/technical astuteness and demonstrable good judgment.
* Degree in relevant discipline (Engineering, Science or Business Management) or equivalent experience
* Project management qualifications preferred, such as APM.
* Ability to obtain SC Clearance

Will also look at relocation package too !

Parkside Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Parkside Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer