Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Defence Technology
Act as Project Manager to deliver multiple projects with values up to £20m. The Project Manager will deliver projects in a number of areas including: Encryption, Network Protection, Automated Payments, Tactical and Commercial Communications and Telemetry Systems, Covert and Mobile Surveillance Systems and Situational Awareness Technology to clients in the defence and public sector and on global scale.
*Responsible for the following with respect to Information Assurance projects, programmes, PV and proposals
*Managing projects to meet project milestones, schedule and budget requirements
*Establishing, controlling and reporting project schedule & costs against an overall WBS & budget.
*Achieving acceptance of all elements of projects to schedule and cost.
*Accurately forecasting project cost, cash & resource demands
*Establishing and maintaining project metrics to measure and report progress
*Effectively communicating with all project stakeholders to build and maintain mutually beneficial relationships.
*Effectively managing project issues, risk & opportunities, data, and action logs, including item closure.
*Managing subcontractors to deliver requirements on time and to budget
*Planning and conducting effective internal, customer and sub-contractor progress reviews.
*Preparing customer & internal progress reports in an agreed format.
*Establishing and implementing Project Management Plans (including all sub-ordinate plans), to provide planning basis for the team and customer
*Ensuring that projects comply with the relevant security requirements.
*Ensuring that projects comply with the Company directives.
*Managing security of information as defined in the Security manual.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
*Experience in project managing engineering development projects in the defence sector.
*Ability to successfully manage and deliver multi-disciplined projects from concept to delivery and closure.
*Experience of MS Office including MS Project
*A strong and varied background in scheduling/budgeting/cost management with proven commercial/technical astuteness and demonstrable good judgment.
*Degree in relevant discipline (Engineering, Science or Business Management) or equivalent experience
*Project management qualifications preferred, such as APMP
*Ability to obtain SC Clearance
*25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.
- programme manager
- project manager
- senior project manager
- high value
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