Project Manager

Recruiter
F10 Search & Selection Limited
Location
Stevenage
Salary
46000.0000
Posted
11 Mar 2017
Closes
10 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Role:Project Manager - Business & Performance
Location: Stevenage
Salary: £46k -£55k P/A + Bonus of up to 21.25% and excellent benefits

Project Manager | Business Manager | Business & Performance | EVM | Earned Value Management | Project Planning | Project Coordination

The Role
An exciting opportunity has arisen with a company based in Hertfordshire, who are looking for a number of experienced Project Managers who will lead a multi-disciplined team in the delivery of either one large work package or a number of small to medium sized contracts and projects.

Part of the role will be to define, plan, direct and deliver all aspects of the project, whilst managing stakeholder interfaces, including customers, where appropriate and ensure accurate reporting of progress against all aspects of contract performance. The role also needs to maintain a high degree of focus on supporting the winning of new and follow-on business

This is an excellent opportunity to join a business that is a major force worldwide within the Defence technology industry. It is an exciting time to be joining the company, as it prepares for future business requirements. This has resulted in many strategic developments including the building of a new production facility in the North of the UK to react to future project demand.

The company offer an excellent benefits package including a highly competitive bonus and long term career development, as well as long term career prospects for advancement

Accountabilities include (Full Job Specification available)
*Lead the multi-disciplinary Project Business Team
*Define and maintain the Project Management Plan, including definition of work breakdown structure, cost collection structure and lower level management plans.
*Establish and implement effective project management processes, tools and reporting mechanisms on achievement of the programme and budgets.
*Ensure that contract budgets are planned, loaded and controlled in accordance with the defined management plans.
*Manage and control contract cost at completions and cash flow, maximising margin and agreeing margin adjustment criteria.
*Prepare and maintain contract risk and opportunity optimisation plans associated manage the associated contingency budgets.

Qualifications and experience
*Ideally Degree qualified in a technical, science or project management discipline or equivalent
*Strong practical project management skills and knowledge
*Sound business judgement
*Technical appreciation of complex business and technical problems
*Strong communication skills
*Management experience, covering financial, commercial, schedule and technical aspects of projects.
*Risk and Opportunity Management Skills
*Strong planning skills
*Knowledge of the Defence Industry and experience an advantage
*EVM experience would be an advantage
*5+ years' management experience, covering financial, commercial, engineering and project areas.

F10
The F10 Group offers the services of an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and the services of an Employment Business for contract recruitment.

Due to the nature of the work involved at this company, you will have to be a UK citizen, and will have to have resided in the UK for the last 5 years.