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Senior Project Manager

  • Salary: £3600 - £4400 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Salisbury, Wiltshire
  • Sector: Project Manager
  • Date posted: 19/05/2017
  • Job reference: J366889A

Senior Project Manager

4 Month Contract

Circa £500pd

Aerospace / Defence

Current SC Clearance Required

Role Activities:

  • Leads delivery of outputs to schedule, cost and quality;
  • Ensures sufficient capacity and competency of the Project Management team to meet current/future demand
  • Ensures that outputs meet the required quality and appropriate application of business governance is applied
  • Contribute to the bidding process by preparing project plans, reviewing bids/proposals, gold packs, risk register and governance packs and where required appropriate
  • Oversee project reviews for projects within Area of Responsibility (AoR)
  • Delivers revenue, order intake, cash and margin targets as agreed with the Programme and Business
  • Ensures appropriate risk management, cash management, milestone delivery and project governance is applied to AoR
  • Provides leadership of project delivery and is able to problem solve, managing tight timelines;
  • Understand customers' requirements; ensure that they are safely delivered to quality, cost and time specifications
  • Ensure that all stakeholders are aware of project plans and progress
  • Ensure that externally subcontracted resources are effectively managed
  • Lead and manage the project team motivating them to deliver their respective contributions to achieving the project aims; intervene directly or indirectly to resolve any problems as required
  • Provide financial and progress reports for stakeholders as required in accordance with agreed standards, frequencies and procedures

Experience & Knowledge:

  • Broad understanding of Project Management that meet needs
  • Ability to add value by challenging traditional thinking
  • People management skills to lead and coach a team effectively.
  • Good communications, interpersonal and people management skills.
  • Experience of managing projects in a commercial environment with exposure to people, customer and commercial management;
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office applications and Microsoft Project;
  • Microsoft Enterprise Project Management;
  • SAP Financial

Please apply within or contact Lottie Powell on 01179309760 for immediate consideration.

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