A leading R&D consultancy are now looking to recruit an experienced Senior Project Manager with commercial acumen and excellent problem solving capabilities to lead the successful delivery of projects in close cooperation with the project technical managers. Reporting to the Head of Project Management, the successful candidate must have a track record of delivering multiple technical projects simultaneously and within demanding constraints in a project-based technical environment.
Within this role you will:
Take full ownership of the project management assignments from bid to closure.
Lead the project team to a successful project outcome, ensuring business' objectives and deadlines are met and within budget.
Act as the first point of contact with clients and be accountable for delivering all project related products to the required standard on time and within budget.
Lead and support the preparation of bids, with the input of the technical managers including: estimating; risk management; planning and presentation of the business proposals to the clients.
Lead the project change management process working with the project team and the client to effectively manage changes to requirements, timescales and associated costs
Ideally you will have:
Degree in a STEM / Technically related discipline
Experience in a project management led role
Proven experience of project leadership, ensuring that communications with colleagues, customers and suppliers are clear and consistent