Project Manager - Aerospace/Aviation

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  • Location:

    Bedfordshire, England

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    Project Manager

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent

  • Contact:

    Alex Froude

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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Project Manager - Aerospace/Defence


We are seeking to recruit a bright and experienced degree qualified Project Manager from a technical engineering industry background. You will lead the delivery of a portfolio of technically challenging, high risk research and consultancy projects and strategic development programmes which meet the exacting requirements of the client base.

Key Responsibilities and Skills:

  • Experience in a technical project-based environment and have a successful record of accomplishment of delivering a portfolio of complex projects within challenging time, quality and cost constraints.

  • Demonstrated and in-depth understanding of commercial and financial management and key processes.

  • Relevant experience and in-depth understanding of the processes and principles for project, programme and risk management, in a commercial environment.

  • Strong influencing skills, confident in managing international customers from different cultural backgrounds as well as diverse and demanding internal stakeholders.

  • Help build the professional capabilities of the wider project management team and leverage your experience to improve bid and project management processes.

  • Experience leading the delivery of bids, proposals and project management including involvement in commercial negotiations.

Qualifications required

  • Degree educated within a technically demanding discipline

  • Professionally qualified in Project Management

Essential requirement

  • Security cleared or clearable

  • Project or programme management experience

This is an exciting opportunity to work within a highly successful team delivering challenging programmes, primarily in the aerospace and defence sectors.