Project Manager - Defence

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Project Manager - Defence

Project Manager will be responsible for all aspects of the project deliverables and cross-project team co-ordination.

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Project Manager - Defence
Brighton (commutable from Chichester, Eastbourne, Crawley, Horsham, Worthing, Hastings)

The Project Manager will be responsible for all aspects of the project deliverables and cross-project team co-ordination. 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 JAL Business Plan.

" 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 the project and customer meetings.
" Facilitate Gateway reviews used to assess the maturity and delivery of the technology.

" Preferred Qualifications
" 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.
" 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.
" 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.

If you are interested in the "Project manager" position, please contact

Matthew Whyley 02392 228236

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