Project Manager

Posted 20 January by Cobham Consulting Ltd

Project Manager

Tring

£55-65,000

Manage multiple Projects ranging in size up to £10m. Working to deliver industry leading communications ground equipment for high profile government organisations.

Key responsibilities

  • Managing projects to meet the required financial and project constraints.
  • 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 customers.
  • Ensuring that projects comply with the Company directives and relevant security requirements.
  • Managing security of information as defined in the Security manual.
  • Any other duties as and when required

Role requirements

Able to obtain and maintain Security clearance (SC level).

Qualifications / skills required

  • Proven experience in project management, specifically in setting up, running and successfully delivering projects, ideally in a satellite or engineering/aerospace industry.
  • Ability to successfully manage and deliver multi-disciplined projects in a matrix structure.
  • Experience of working with overseas customers, specifically North America.
  • 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.

Application questions

Experience in project management in the engineering or aerospace industry?
Experience in MS Project management?

Reference: 39768725

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