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Title: Project Manager - (Seating)
Reports to: Senior Project Manager
A Leading organisation is looking for a Project Manager to join as part of their team on a permanent basis in Surrey.
The Seating business covers a broad range of products for both military and commercial platforms. The Project Manager will be responsible for all aspects of the project deliverables for the delivery of seating products for a number of differing customers (example major Tier 1 defence contractors). The role will include customer and user management, internal co-ordination, planning, scheduling, project execution and relevant commercial activities in order to deliver a timely, appropriate and profitable project coherent with the Business Plan.
Role and responsibilities:
-Leadership of the project throughout its life-cycle from concept development through to manufacturing.
-Relationship management within a complex stakeholder community.
-Meeting project milestones, schedules and budget requirements.
-Establishing and reporting performance metrics, KPI's, monthly reports etc.
-Meeting internal business reporting requirements.
-Conducting customer progress meetings and compilation of associated reports.
-Adhering to project, sub-contract, security and data management strategy protocols.
-Management of project issues, risks and opportunities.
-Identification and planning of resources needed to support programme deliverables.
-Approval of all internal and customer documentation in line with requirements and Company standards.
-Co-ordinate and manage all task activities ensuring all documentation is fully compliant with MoD Policies and specified requirements.
-Chair and organisation of project and customer meetings.
-Facilitate Gateway reviews used to assess the maturity and delivery of the technology.
Degree level (or equivalent) in an engineering or related subject.
-Professional project/programme management qualifications such as:
-UK MoD - Acquisition Employment Trained would be an advantage
-Project/Programme Management experience in a highly technical environment preferably within the defence industry.
-Experience dealing with senior and sometimes challenging individuals.
-Understanding of system integration and configuration management.
-Use of Microsoft Project to control, define and monitor progress against schedules.
-Use of project management software tools such as SAP, ERP systems.
-Competent in project management technique such as Critical Path, Pert Analysis and Network generation.
-Understanding of project life-cycle management.
-Understanding of risk and opportunity management.
-Understanding of sub-contract and customer management.
-Understanding of project financial management.
-Relevant experience of delivering project management of a technical product from concept phase through to prototyping and trials.
This role is paying between £40,000 - £45,000p/a (depending on level of experience).
** Due to the nature of the environment you must be eligible for UK Security Clearance to minimum SC ('Secret') level and be willing to travel in UK and internationally as required.**
If this is something that you are interested in please send your CV to email@example.com or call me on 02392 228 244 for more information.
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