Project Manager

Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 09/10/2019
Reference: 896283_1570613037
Contact Name: Lauren Byrne
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 09, 2019 10:23

Job Description

Are you a Project Manager with a strong background within a supply chain/ operations environment? Do you hold current SC clearance? If so, we may have the right opportunity for you.

Our global client provides products and support across the full spectrum of combat vehicles and they want you to join their team on a contract basis.

The successful candidate will possess a strong project management background within a supply chain/operations environment with a particular focus on process improvement and delivery. You will be competent and confident working with MRP guidelines, processes and procedures.

Please note, you must hold SC clearance for this position.

Purpose of the position
*Works closely with the wider business and supply chain team to deliver key initiatives and or projects that deliver a step change in performance for e.g. "operational efficiency", "value improvement", "delivery improvement".
*Works closely with the Senior Supply Chain and program teams to identify, capture and analyse data that highlights potential continuous improvement initiative/projects that support the strategic direction and vision of the Supply Chain and wider business.
*Continuously reviews and challenges the "status quo", offering insight in improving systems and processes associated with the delivery of key materials throughout the Supply Chain and in complete alignment with the end customer requirements.
*Has the ability to assess and prioritize all key stakeholder requirements and is able to ensure the best outcome for the project and the business in all instances whilst minimizing any potential material or delivery risk to the customer.

*Be viewed positively as a pro-active, effective business partner that supports the wider business operations and key initiatives.
*Work closely with the programme leads and supply chain to identify, capture and analyse data that delivers ongoing improvement.
*Identify and provide management and functional information that helps close performance gaps against key project/contract milestones.
*Proactive management of supplier/subcontractor milestone adherence, providing robust planning with appropriate actions for any resolution management.
*Proactively sets and measures KPI performance aligned to agreed service levels and associated business milestones.

*Experience in a complex project/programme environment
*Working knowledge of contract law
*Proven experience within a programme/project management environment
*Embodies the ethics of procurement and is an exemplar of best practice
*Excellent communication, influencing and networking skills

Additional Information:
Location of work: Bristol
Contract role
Duration: 6 months
SC Clearance is essential for this position

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 is a contract role.

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