Project Management - Business Partner

Project Management - Business Partner

Job Title: Project Management - Business Partner
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Filton, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896511_1576146940
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 12, 2019 10:35

Job Description

Project Management Business Partner (PMBP) is required for Project Management support activities. The duration of the PM support is estimated to be several years since many of the Work Packages will continue to 2020 and beyond. The PMBP is accountable to the project leader and a source of support to all project stakeholders.

The project team is multi-functional and trans-national and is split into a number of Work Packages and Sub-Work Packages. In general, the Engineering functions lead the replacement product development, the Manufacturing functions lead the Plant implementation, and the Procurement functions lead the supply chain implementation, with overall lead from the Programme function

While the Project Leader is fully accountable for the project deliverables, the PMBP - on the grounds of both their project management expertise, as well as their technical know-how related to the team's deliverables:

Ensures the daily application of PM processes and procedures such as defining, deploying and managing the;

*Project plan;
*Schedule plan;
*Risk Register;
*Work breakdown structures;
*Communication plan;
*Governance Documentation (e.g. statement of work (SoW) standards and policies);

Supports the Project Leader in his accountability to achieve time, cost and performance objectives by;

*analysing collected KPI data (including technical information) to identify possible baseline deviations as well as project scenarios in order to recommend preventative and corrective action, while also over-seeing the necessary follow-up action and maintaining financial control
*agreeing with stakeholders on the goals and objectives of the project
*establishing, maintaining and integrating project plans that are deliverable focused
*capturing and formalising requirements and analysing them to ensure that all stakeholder expectations are met and noting any required modifications.
*cascading objectives to team members with clear definitions of individual roles
*identifying and alleviating any barriers blocking or slowing down progress, change or continuous improvement
*steering of the team based on progress tracked against agreed plans in place
*defining any changes needed from KPI analysis and relay modifications to impacted populations
*identifying and organising the closure of different phases of the project to facilitate transfer of project results, status and outstanding actions (lessons learnt, best practice, knowledge sharing) to new project actors as well as to ramp-down members
*facilitating all PM reviews and driving the team to deliver results in support of the PM reviews

Monitors the status on

*Planning; activities, milestones, critical path and remain-to-do
*Risk Management; classify levels of risk, potential impact and mitigation actions
*Financial status; Earned Value Management definition, deployment and maintenance
*Change Management ; change control process, adherence and deviation management


*Live, accurate and fully transparent schedule plans and Earned Value Management
*Business management recommendations - based on Project Management methodologies as well as technical know-how - for preventative and corrective actions in case of deviations from project baseline (Time, Cost and Quality)
*Risk identification and appropriate mitigation in the format of a risk register and Active Risk Manager (ARM)
*Generation of transparent and accurate project status reports

Title: Project Management - Business Partner
Pay Rate and Bens: Competitive Hourly rate
Location: Filton, Bristol

Key Skills: Project Management, Change Management, Business management, Project Planning, Scheduling, Governance, Cost, Risk, Engineering, Aviation, Aerospace, Defence.

If you are a good match, then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

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 these 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 is a permanent role

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