Project Manager

Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Greenford, Middlesex
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 895394_1543934267
Contact Name: Natasha Rowley
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 04, 2018 14:37

Job Description

Your experience as a Project Manager will be highly valuable to my client, a market leader in the provisions of secure communications, information assurance and ISTAR systems to defence customers worldwide.

You will be managing the transfer of complex electronics products between manufacturing facilities and delivering those products on time, to budget and the required standard. You will be managing projects ranging in size up to £10 million within a team of 5.

Responsibilities for this role will include:

*Manage projects to meet project milestones, schedule and budget requirements
*Establish, control and report project schedule and costs against an overall budget
*Achieve acceptance of all elements of projects to schedule and cost
*Accurately forecast project cost, cash and resource demands
*Establish and maintain projects metrics to measure and report progress
*Effectively communicate with all project stakeholders to build and maintain mutually beneficial relationships
*Effectively manage projects issues, risk and opportunities, data and action logs, including item closure
*Manage subcontractors to deliver requirements on time and to budget
*Plan and conduct effective internal, customer and sub -contractor progress reviews
*Prepare customer and internal progress reports in an agreed format
*Establish and implement Project Management Plans to provide planning basis for the team and customers
*Ensure that projects comply with relevant security requirements and Company directives

To be suitable for this role your skills and qualifications will include:

*Degree qualified in relevant disciple (Engineering, Science or Business management) or equivalent experience
*Project management qualifications preferred (AMPM, Prince 2)
*Proven experience in project management, specifically in setting up, running and successfully delivering hardware projects, ideally in the defence electronics sector
*Ability to successfully manage and deliver multi-disciplined projects in a matrix structure
*Experience of MS Office including MS Project
*A strong and varied background in scheduling/budgeting/cost management with proven commercial/technical astuteness and demonstrable good judgement


*Project Manager
*Greenford, Middlesex
*6-month contract
*Rate negotiable

Keywords: Project Manager, Prince 2, APMP, Engineering, Defence, Bids, Risk, Budget, Stakeholder, Scheduling, Electronics, Hardware, Manufacturing

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 CONTRACT position

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