Project Manager

Cambridge, UK
12 Sep 2019
28 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Defence Project Manager (Contract)

We have an exciting opportunity for a talented Project Manager to join our fast growing management consultancy as a contractor.

Overview of role

Techmodal are seeking a talented Project Manager contractors to work on a variety of interesting projects for our Defence client based at Cambridge Airport within the Air Support department.

Based on a common software approach with potential international partners, the Capability Upgrade Sustainment Project (CUSP) will also address Precision Based Navigation (PBN) compliance challenges.

Duties are as follows:

•Working with stakeholders to define the requirement.

•Working with stakeholders to agree the certification strategy.

•Attendance at all meetings with the contractor internal stakeholders at progress meetings, risk reviews, etc.

•Ensure compliance with DE&S Project Management processes and procedures.

•Review of contractor's progress payment claims to ensure that work claimed has been completed before payment is made by MoD

•Coordination with stakeholders to ensure timely responses to contractor requests for information

•Ensure compliance with the approvals process for all contracted activity

•Managing and monitoring the budget for additional work and providing early warning of budget issues

•Communication and reporting to the C-130J Delivery Team Line Manager

The daily rate will be £361.

The contract periods would be 6 months initially with potential to extend.

The roles offer flexible hours and options to work from home.

The successful candidate will:
  • Hold valid security clearance (SC) to work on site (essential)
  • Hold a UK passport
  • Have strong knowledge of the defence industry
  • Be an expert in the P3M practices
  • Ideally a PRINCE2 Practitioner
  • Ideally AMPM - Certified Project Management Associate
  • Ideally a Member of the Association for Project Management (MAPM)
  • Have a track record of successful project delivery

Applicants must hold a valid UK Security Clearance

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