Project Manager

JAM Recruitment Ltd
Preston, UK
18 Jun 2019
03 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Join a world-renowned aerospace and defence organisation as a Project Manager in West Strand, Preston.

Would you like to join a global aerospace and defence organisation? Do you want to work as part of an organisation protecting people and maintaining maximum national security?

Due to a drive for greater success, this advanced manufacturing business is currently searching for a Project Manager to add to their talented, hardworking team in West Strand on a 6-month contract. Striving for innovation and creativity you can ensure no two days will be the same. This role will be offering £64.00 per hour.

This is a phenomenal opportunity to not only work for a prestigious, advanced organisation, but to gain skills and knowledge you won't find anywhere else.

The Role

Within the role of Project Manager, you'll be responsible for:

* Adhering to regulatory processes and procedures relevant to the project, may include BAE Systems Project Management methodology, life cycle management and external customer requirements.

* Collaborating with PMO on knowledge transfer, lessons learned simplification of project management processes as appropriate and compatible with the concept of continuous improvement across the business.

* Providing effective leadership to the delivery team and suppliers; able to take appropriate action to address any issues.

In addition, you'll also collaborate with 3rd party suppliers to drive successful business outcomes.


To succeed within the role of Project Manager, you'll have experience in a similar position, and you'll ideally have the following skills:

* Proficient understanding of project lifecycle management

* Some formal Project Management training, preferably PRINCE2 and/or PMDY

* Change Management , Six Sigma, LEAN

* Strong Project Management experience within the IT Services domain

In addition, outstanding communication, presentation and interpersonal skills will be advantageous.


This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

* Work on complex, cutting-edge projects

* Achieve a work/life balance

* Work on long term contracts

* Develop your skills at a prestigious company

* Gain security clearance


If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Project Manager, please send your CV to the Aerospace and Defence team via the 'apply now' button.

***[PLEASE NOTE: A start date is fast approaching so apply now!]***

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position.

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