We have an exciting opportunity for a Business focussed Project Manager to join an ambitious, innovative technology / scientific engineering company based in Stevenage. The opportunity will see you have responsibility for a large programme or a selection of smaller projects within a Programme.
The Project Manager will manage stakeholder interfaces, including Customers, where appropriate and ensure accurate reporting of progress against all aspects of contract performance. The role may also involve activities related to the winning of new and follow-on business.
Accountabilities Include (Full description available upon request) • Lead the multi-disciplinary Project Business Team. • Develop and maintain key relationships with the customer and other external agencies. • Define and maintain the Project Management Plan, including definition of work breakdown structure, cost collection structure and lower level management plans. • Establish and implement effective project management processes, tools and reporting mechanisms on achievement of the programme and budgets. • Generation and implementation of programme business improvement and competitiveness strategies. • Ensure that contract budgets are planned, loaded and controlled in accordance with the defined management plans. • Manage and control contract cost at completions and cash flow, maximising margin and agreeing margin adjustment criteria.
Skills Required • You will need to be eligible for Developed Vetting (DV) UK Security Clearance (most comprehensive UK government security clearance process). • Strong project and risk management skills and knowledge. • Sound business judgement. • Technical appreciation of complex problems. • Strong communication and motivational skills. • 5 years management experience, covering financial, commercial, engineering and project areas.
Please note; Due to the occasional high amount of applications, it can be difficult to reply to everyone. If you haven’t been contacted within 1 working week, then you haven’t been successful on this occasion. However, thank you for your interest.
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