Training Programme Manager

Training Programme Manager

Job Title: Training Programme Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Newport, Wales
Salary: £350 - £425 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896670_1582120074
Contact Name: James Beswarick
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 19, 2020 13:47

Job Description

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

You will be the programme lead for training in a very vibrant programme of work.
You will manage all aspects of the Training programme including; Project schedule, overseeing schedule risk, Project costs, earned value status, and execution of the Project.
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:

*You will Develop, manage and analyse schedules to enable successful execution on assigned projects
*Pro-actively manage and report on project risk, making changes for cost effective risk reduction
*Establish and maintain Earned Value Management and reporting for assigned project
*Provide management reports (status, analysis, recommendations) on the project cost accounts
*Interact with engineers, supporting individuals, team leaders, Suppliers and Management to report progress, risks and issues on projects
*Ensure assigned areas of the project are delivered within cost and schedule constraints at appropriate level of performance and quality
*Report project status at daily, weekly and monthly meetings
*Provide additional support to the Senior Programme Manager as required
*You will have demonstrable practical understanding and experience of project lifecycles and project delivery
*Experience of project management in a product development environment
*Customer facing project management involving design, acceptance and delivery phases
*Understanding and experience using Earned Value Management for project control
*Understanding of Risk Management practices
*Understanding and experience of WBS definition and maintenance
*You will ideally hold a Project Management qualification

Training Programme Manager
Newport, South Wales
Up to £425 per day

This role will be within the IR35 regulations.

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

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