Project Management Professional

Recruiter
JAM Recruitment Ltd
Location
Preston
Salary
£25 - £26/hour Negoitable
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
This leading organisation is actively seeking a Project Management Professional to join their company working on an initial 12-month contract based at their site in Preston.

The Role:
* To support the preparation and maintenance of Management Information ensuring the effective coordination of all data requirements and inputs and ensuring that the compilation, config control, analysis and synthesis of management data is effective, such that all data, reports and presentations are robust, on time, and accurate.
* To provide project planning support to the Project Manager in the operation of the Project Control System, ensuring that task work scope, schedule/milestones, budgets, cost collection, actual costs, performance metrics, Estimates to Complete, commitment, risks and opportunities are defined and owned by stakeholders and that project control data is timely and accurate
* To support the establishment and maintenance of integrated working level task schedules baselined to and consistent with top level schedules (eg Contract or EVM milestones), including the management of regular progress updates with inputs challenged such that reported achievement/ forecasts and metrics are robust.
* To support the future business estimating process by ensuring that cost estimates are coordinated, compiled, analysed and approved such that robust Dependencies, Risks, exclusions, opportunities and assumptions are robust and documented.
* To support the preparation, compilation and maintenance of formal documentation and record keeping data (eg, LCM Plans, Sharepoint/Workspace documentation/records, asset management/GFX/DTC) such that effective support to business reviews/queries is provided with timely documentation/responses, compliant with Business/Contract Owner/other requirements.

To be successful in the role of Project Management Professional:
* High level of communication and interpersonal skills
* Working with numbers (Skilled in Excel is preferable)
* Experienced in a project business management environment
* Computer literate in Excel (MSP desirable but not essential)
* Ability to work in small, highly visible team reporting directly to the CAM or Head of Department.
* Ability to challenge & establish trends or anomalous information in cost / schedule data.

Company Information:

This position is for a global aerospace/ defence organisation has many sites around the UK, employing over 80,000 talented people. With an innovative culture, they produce the most advanced products within the industry which promotes their world renowned reputation. Holding a large market share, this company offers each contractor an opportunity to gain security clearance therefore you must be willing to undergo this procedure. Furthermore, there's the possibility of longer hours, repeat work and longer contract durations for gifted candidates.

To Apply:

If you are interested in this role of Project Management Professional please send your CV to Alex Collins via the apply button! Alternatively, if you know anyone who is looking, feel free to get them in touch, referral fees paid!

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