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Engineering Project Manager

Engineering Project Manager

Job Title: Engineering Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Caerphilly, Wales
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Reference: 893561_1501774506
Contact Name: Aleysha Armstrong
Contact Email: aleysha@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: August 03, 2017 16:35

Job Description

Your experience as an Engineering Project Manager within a Defence environment will bring considerable value to a multi-disciplinary team, working on cutting-edge defence and security systems and delivering decisive advantage to military, government and civil customers worldwide. The client is experiencing substantial growth due to an increase in orders and ongoing projects.

The successful candidate will be a key member within the Engineering Management team, prepared to lead a multi-disciplined team across a range of domains within the Project Life-Cycle. The role will Project Manage the delivery of complex Engineering solutions in support of a specific development and Production Programme within schedule, cost and technical targets.

Responsibilities for this role are:

Establish and agree scope for allocated Projects clearly identifying dependencies, activities and deliverables within the context of the wider Programme. Assign and authorise scope, schedule and budget to Work Package managers
Establish and maintain input into the Integrated Project Schedule for allocated Project
Identify Project costs using suitable Basis of Estimates, Forecast, Monitor and Report, implement and manage cost changes.
Be Control Account Manager for assigned Project accountable for delivery against agreed cost budgets.
Review monthly reports, generate and report variance analysis, identify mitigating strategies and actions
Generate Project reports in line with Programme recognised procedures
Identify, maintain and mitigate project risks
Responsible for Project interface with suppliers through the Supply Chaim Management team, Leadership and Coordination of Engineering Activities, Engagement with Senior Management.
Work effectively alongside the wider Engineering Project Management team

To be suitable for this role your experience will include:

An understanding of Engineering processes & principles and able to work with teams of Subject Matter Experts across a range of Engineering disciplines preferably within an Armoured Fighting Vehicle context
Able to generate and understand cost control accounts for medium size and complexity Projects, able to apply Financial Management and Earned Value Techniques
Ability to generate and present information about the Project to multi-disciplined team members
A Project Management qualification such as APMP/ IPMA Level D or relevant experience
A Risk Management Qualification or relevant experience
Proven Experience of establishing and delivering a medium complex Project within an Engineering discipline


Engineering Project Manager
South Wales, Newport
£45,000 - £60,000 DOE + benefits, flexible working hours

Keywords: Defence, MoD, Project Manager, Programme Manager, APMP

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

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.