Project Manager

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    Defence, Project Management & Controls

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    James Walker

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  • Published:

    almost 5 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

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Project Manager; 6mth Contract; MoD Bristol; Rate c£395.0/day
Key Skills: Project Management, Planning, Scheduling, Risk, Stakeholder Engagement & Management, APMP, Prince 2, SC Cleared
Deadline for Applications: 30/08/16 at 12.00 

The Role: 
Experienced Project Manager required to join a team engaged on a project to develop High-G Training and Test Capability to provide training to aircrew in modern fast jet aircraft.

Duties Include: 
The management and delivery of plans to ensure all necessary preparation and execution tasks and dependencies are included.
Ongoing management of plans to achieve the deliver goals
Working with key stakeholders to manage the deployment of all aspects of the project assigned to Identify and mitigate potential risks for delivery of products 
Operate as a full member of the team; supporting the Programme Director and other team members as directed and Project Manage all aspects of specific work packages. 
You will work with stakeholders to ensure Design; Delivery; Technical Build; testing; MI requirements etc are managed and delivered to date and time.
You will Work with the Design team to secure stakeholder sign-off at all stages. 
You will be responsible for the development of stakeholder relationships with suppliers; including preparation of joint plans; proposals and any design and build documentation. 
You will be responsible for completion of the high level plan through to Go Live and BAU handover. 

The Candidate:
You will be an Experienced Project Manager; Ideally Prince 2 with APMP qualifications 
You will have experience in the delivery of projects; with particular emphasis on the management of suppliers and stakeholders
You will have experience of governance and risk control frameworks and have good planning and organisational skills
You will be able to demonstrate; strong leadership; people and communications skills.
You will possess strong analytical skills with a proven ability to persuade and influence senior decision-making. 
NB: SC Level Clearance is required for this role 

To discuss this vacancy please contact: James Walker

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