Project Manager

Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Reference: 894256_1515427705
Contact Name: Natasha Rowley
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 08, 2018 16:08

Job Description

Your experience as a Project Manager within a technical environment will be highly valuable to my client, who is a leading multi-national Defence systems provider which boasts some of most advanced facilities in their areas of expertise. At present the company employs well in excess of 10,000 staff worldwide and continues to grow in parallel with the demand for their highly regarded services.

You will define, plan and deliver a portfolio of small to medium sized contracts and projects against the business plan targets through rigorous cost control and schedule adherence.

The responsibilities for this role will include:

*Manage and control contract costs at completion and cash flow, maximising margin and agreeing margin adjustment criteria
*Establish and implement effective project management processes
*Maintain top level plans, objectives and statements of work
*Support multi-disciplined project teams and encourage strong team working both within and beyond the Project Business Team.
*Plan contract budgets
*Contract risk and opportunity optimisation plans
*Workload forecasting
*Develop and maintain key relationships with customers and other external stakeholders

To be suitable for this role your experience will include:

*A proven track record of strong project and risk management skills and knowledge
*Sound business judgement
*Technical appreciation of complex problems
*Strong communication & motivational skills
*Extensive management experience, covering financial, commercial, engineering and project areas
*Degree qualified or equivalent is beneficial
*Experience in the Defence sector beneficial


*Project Manager
*£50000 - £55000

Keywords: Project Manager, Budget Control, Cost, Risk Management, Engineering, Project Management, Stakeholder, Cost

With some of the most sophisticated technology in the defence sector this is an exciting and rewarding place to work.

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.