Business & Project Manager

Business & Project Manager

Job Title: Business & Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hertfordshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895784_1578310099
Contact Name: Damon Bates
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 06, 2020 11:28

Job Description

Do you have project management experience in the Engineering or Manufacturing sector and seeking an exciting new role with a market leading company?

My client is seeking Project Managers to define, plan and deliver medium to large size contracts and work on a variety of projects in the Defence sector. They operate a matrix style organisation and are offering the chance to work in an exciting and complex environment, with a great benefits package and numerous career development opportunities.

Key Responsibilities

*Leading a multi-functional project team, to establish on-time delivery of programme milestones and deliverables
*Ensure contract budgets are planned, loaded and controlled in line with Work Breakdown Structure
*Develop effective collaboration with project teams and internal/external stakeholders
*Implement effective project management processes, tools and reporting mechanisms
*Manage and control contract estimate-at-completion, revenue and margin in line with budget
*Ensure robust workload forecasts are maintained
*Plan and facilitate active risk management across projects, with a strong focus on mitigation activities
*Ensure all Export Regulations are understood, adhered to and compliant

Key Skills

*Demonstrable project/programme management experience in Engineering or Manufacturing
*Experience of using Earned Value Management technique
*Knowledge of risk & opportunity
*Experience of Primavera P6 or a similar tool
*Strong negotiating and influencing skills, with the ability to establish and maintain strong relationships and work collaboratively across various levels in an organisation
*Skilled in developing effective partnership relationships with customers and stakeholders
*Strong understanding of cost/budget (cost to completion/estimate to completion, balance of investment, driving factors of cost)
*Strong business management experience, with a sound understanding of typical organisational issues and challenges that face projects/programmes
*Understanding of critical path analysis and scheduling to deliver business goals

Business & Project Manager
Competitive Salary + Bonus, Flexible Working, Private Healthcare, Pension, Fantastic Site Facilities & More

This is a great opportunity to join an industry leading company, where you will be exposed to a vibrant and well-established Business & Project Management Community. You will have access to fantastic site facilities and be given the chance to gain accredited Project Management qualifications, as well as superb learning and development opportunities.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a permanent position.