Project Manager

Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Newport, Wales
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895954_1560259000
Contact Name: James Beswarick
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 11, 2019 14:16

Job Description

Our Client are looking for a Project Manager on a lucrative 6 Month Contract basis.

The Project Manager will be responsible for day-to-day management of one or more projects within a programme or portfolio and must be competent in managing the six aspects of a project, i.e. scope, schedule, finance, risk, quality and resources.
You will have the opportunity to work alongside leading thinkers in the Defence industry at a company renowned for cutting edge technologies and innovative solutions.

Responsibilities will include:
*Management of project and engineering teams to ensure all project and contractual deliverables are delivered within schedule, budget, performance and quality constraints
*Ownership of the project budget, ensuring cost allocation to the appropriate task and work breakdown structure together with articulation of the cause of any variances experienced by the project and associated recovery schemes
*Providing leadership to the project teams in order to resolve cost, schedule, commercial and performance issues and provide intervention and / or escalation when appropriate
*Establish and develop key stakeholder relationships and communicate clearly and effectively project performance and progress
*Proactively and effectively manage project risks, with clear definition of risk description, cause, consequences and identified mitigations
*Provision of project performance and metric updates in support of management, customer and other stakeholder reviews

*Effective leadership and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate at all levels, both written and verbal
*Experience of working within complex multi-disciplined and potentially multinational project environments
*Experience of working in a demanding customer facing and / or collaborative environment with the necessary resilience that this can demand
*Comprehensive understanding of project management techniques supported by relevant project management or technical qualifications

Project Manager
Newport, South Wales
Up to £400 per day

Keywords: Project Manager, Programme Manager, APMP, Prince2, Cost, Risk,
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.