Project Data Manager

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    West Sussex, England

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    £30000 - £35000 per annum

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    Jacob Marshall

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    over 2 years ago

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Project Data Manager

Based in West Sussex

Up to £35,000

A leading defence company are looking for a Project Data Manager to provide project data reporting between the client's project teams, ensuring that the project is delivered on time and to budget.

The company - Project Data Manager - West Sussex

My client is a leading defence company and is world class in designing and manufacturing protection systems. This is very exciting time for my client as due to their growth they are able to develop new product development and manufacturing activities. That means there will be a lot of exciting projects coming up in the future, this is an exciting opportunity as it will be a new challenge and provide progression in whoever is successful.

The role - Project Data Manager - West Sussex

To ensure projects are progressed on time and within budget the Project Data Manager will be responsible for the creation, population and maintenance of a dataset which will be used to measure project activities and sub-contractor key performance indicators.

  • Creation and maintenance of project data analytics.

  • Management data reporting and key performance metrics to ensure project deliverables are achieved on time, to specification and within mandated budget.

  • Supporting Project progress reporting to senior management team.

  • Reporting at weekly project reviews the data metrics against a master production schedule.

  • Reporting at project gateways the data metrics specific to project deliverables

  • Management of data integrity and authenticity: BoM cost, BoM completion %, PBS/ETRS validity, Resources (budget/actual/variance) EAC vs Budget.

  • Identification of risk and early mitigation using data analytics

  • Advise / assist on best practices for business improvement using data analytics.

Qualifications/skills - Project Data Manager - West Sussex

  • Business Studies and Administration qualifications such as:

  • Diploma


  • Degree

  • Professional project and management qualifications or working knowledge of:

  • APMP (PMQ)

  • PRINCE 2

  • IOSH

  • Business improvement qualifications or working knowledge of tools such as:

  • LEAN/Six Sigma

  • Experience of dealing with challenging individuals

  • Understanding of Automotive
  • Advanced level MS Excel / Access

  • Advanced level Visual Basic programming environment

  • Advanced level SAP ERP (Key-User experience would be desirable)

  • Experience of creating and maintaining data metrics and KPI's reporting project activities

  • Advanced level of MS Project as a reporting tool

  • Understanding of system integration and configuration management

  • Use of project management software tools such as SAP and ERP/MRP systems

  • Familiar with the following project management techniques: Critical Path and Network generation

  • Eligible for UK Security Clearance to minimum SC ('Secret') level.

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