Assistant Project Manager

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Defence, Project Management & Controls

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    circa £300 / day

  • Contact:

    Kathryn Smirthwaite

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  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    over 4 years ago

  • Duration:

    circa 18 months

  • Expiry date:


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Assistant Project Manager - Wiltshire; 18 month contract c£300.0/day 
Key Skills: Project Management, Engineering/Scientific or Technical 
Deadline for applications: 26th October at 1pm.

The Role
Assistant Project Manager to work within a team engaged on projects within the scientific/technical sector. 
Duties will include
Maintaining the project documentation and information to provide control and ensure availability of records in accordance with the management system.
Act as the first point of contact, responding to internal requests relating to the project documentation, providing and/or coordinating information for corporate requirements.
Maintaining awareness of corporate project management procedures, identifying necessary changes required in the control of projects where appropriate.
Coordinating the planning and scheduling of project management requirements and reviews and liaising with all relevant project team members and stakeholders.
Monitoring and updating of financial data, bringing forward issues for review, and proposing options/mitigation, to enable accurate forecasting and financial control through accurate reporting.
Supporting the planning, preparing and reviewing of project documentation, bringing forward issues arising for resolution and capturing lessons learned.

 The Candidate
You will have worked in a project management role in a scientific/technical area and will ideally be qualified to HNC level in a scientific/technical or engineering subject.
In addition you will have:  
• An understanding of project management.
• An awareness of the capability and S&T disciplines required to deliver the requirements.
• Budgeting and resource allocation experience.
• Experience of commercial management. 
• Experience of Microsoft Project and Excel.

NB. Due to the nature of the work applicants must be BRITISH NATIONALS. 
Current SC level clearance is essential for this role.

Wilde Recruitment Ltd operates as both an employment business and agency. If your application is for a position based in the UK or EU, under European Employment Law you MUST be eligible to live and work there.

To discuss this vacancy please contact: Kathryn Smirthwaite.

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