Project Manager

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  • Location:

    Basildon, Essex

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    Project Manager

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  • Salary:

    £42000 - £53500 per annum

  • Contact:

    Hannah Pepper

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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Project Manager


A world-leading aerospace and defence organisation are looking to recruit a Project Manager to state and plan small to medium size contracts or packages of larger contracts.

The role may also involve activities related to the winning of new and follow-on business.

Key responsibilities of a Project Manager will include:

+ Outline and maintain the Project Management Plan

+ Monitor and control of all activities and costs, defining and implementing corrective actions

+ Maintain accountability for the cost, schedule and technical performance of the programme. Anticipate and manage dependencies, risk and opportunities in support of increase business performance.

+ Schedule maintenance and adherence including milestone tracking metrics, critical path analysis

+ Conduct effective risk and opportunity management, ensuring all risks and opportunities are recorded, managed and tracked.

+ Day to day customer point of contact for programme and technical enquiries

Skills and knowledge required:

+ Project and risk management skills and knowledge

+ Management experience covering financial, commercial, engineering and project areas

+ Working knowledge of MS Project

+ The ability to pick up new tool sets and processes, with good analytical skills

+ Ability to analyse schedule and cost data for impending difficulties and clearly communicate to the Project Manager/Programme Manager