Project Manager

  • Location

    Farnborough, Hampshire

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    £40000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Otis Jones

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Full benefits package includes - Contributory pension scheme, share incentive plan, private medical insurance, private dental insurance, childcare vouchers, holiday vouchers, other leisure discounts etc

Why Recruiting?

A world leading security and technology service provider who have invested billions of pounds in their services working with the most high profile clients on the most cutting edge projects. This role is available as the company is expanding.

The role

The company supports our customers on a number of land vehicle and weapon systems providing safety and performance evidence to bring them into or keep them in service. Our projects attract engineers and scientists from across the country (at all levels of experience) to deliver trials, consultancy, advice and research.

Reporting to the Programme Manager, the Project Manager will be responsible for the effective management and delivery of a number of projects. They will be expected to develop and grow customer relationships, have an active involvement in bids, secure associated follow-on sales and successfully contribute to the overall strategy and business targets.

This is a key role in the winning and delivery of contracted outputs to our customers which requires a leader with a 'can do' attitude to delivery and stakeholder management, combined with the ability to meet challenging deadlines, whilst remaining balanced under pressure. Some of our projects are heavily engineering biased and include significant proportions of engineering, test and evaluation, as well as juggling company-wide resources, sub-contractors and customers.

Key Accountabilities

You will be supporting the development and maintenance of positive engagement with project customers, partners and suppliers.

As the Project Manager you will be responsible for the delivery of the project outputs, to agreed baseline (customer satisfaction, time, cost, quality, cash and sales).

Responsible for the maintenance of forecasts (both financial and resource demand signal) for sales and delivery which reflects the up-to-date expectations for the work.

Reporting progress on all accountabilities to programme / portfolio manager will also be a key part of your role

The Fit

You will need experience of working in a full life-cycle project management position

You must also have previously been involved in the bid phase, familiar with project commercials

Previous experience in any of the following domains would be beneficial but isn't essential - Defence, Aerospace, Electronics, Telecomms

If you have worked with the MoD please hihlight within your CV

A Prince or APMP qualification would be beneficial but isn't essential

To Apply

If you're ready to apply, fantastic! Click "apply" and if your CV is shortlisted I will call for an initial chat/screening in confidence within the next week.

Interviews will take place within the week and we are short listing as we speak!

If you need any further information drop me (Stacey) an email at