Project Manager

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    £400 - £490 per day

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    Tom McParland

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    3 months ago

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    6 Months

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Project Manager

6 Month Contract

Inside IR35

£400 - £490 per day

A skilled project manager able to build and maintain relationships with the key points of contact across our MOD DBI estate (200 sites and growing). Working with an existing Site Project Manager, responsible for all activity on each site whenever new business has been ordered from initial engagement and survey through to completion and handover to the customer.


  • Must be able to travel around the UK al least 4 days per week - Much of the daily business will be conducted on customer sites all over the UK including Scotland Northern Ireland and overseas

  • Desirable - Military knowledge / ex-military

  • Accountable for leading the delivery of project(s), programme or portfolio that are large, complex and represent significant benefit / risk to our customers. The delivery will be highly visible and recognisable

  • Accountable for building complex matrix delivery organisation consisting of a mixture of dedicated and shared resources: These resources will be Project Management, other internal specialists and external third parties

  • Act as a customer champion. Establishes customer needs, uses operational and technical expertise to deliver brilliant experiences by resolving customer issues and delivery quality and timeliness

  • Accountable for delivering projects to contracted service levels

  • Accountable for setting / agreeing a significant delivery budget and and ensuring that costs do not exceed this

  • Ensures the PMO and resourcing functions have clear line of sight of upcoming demand and contract requirements

  • Works in collaboration with the Practice and Hub Managers as well as the Client Services team to ensure consistent delivery to customers

  • Provide direction to the team on requirements, scope, timescale, cost constraints and quality expectations.

  • Accountable for mobilising the project, programme or portfolio


  • MOD Standards for structured cabling installations

  • Knowledge of relevant JSP documentation for CIS delivery into MOD

  • Able to 'walk off' a site and maintain reputation by ensuring installations are compliant before SCIDA identifies issues

Highly desirable -

  • CDM2015 regulations for construction

  • LAN infrastructure Outside Plant and Inside Plant

  • Networking Topology

  • WiFi installations

  • Excellent communication and inter-personal skills

  • High degree of personal resilience

  • Commercialy and finiancially astute and able to sieze opportunities to improve profit or new business

  • Strong problem solving skills

  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to create a culture of high performance

  • Ability to manage complexity

  • Ability to work with complete independence / autonomy

  • Boldness. Ability to remove internal / external barriers

  • Ability to network and form relationship. Expected to have a good internal network

  • Great stakeholder management skills. Ability to work with multiple internal and external partners to deliver great outcomes for our customers and business

  • Negotiation, communication and decision-making skills.

  • Ability to interpret Commercial Contracts and identify area of risk / opportunity

  • Ability to understand and assess risk

  • Demonstrate initiative

  • Ability to build a culture of continuous learning and development and mutual support