Senior Project Manager

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Senior Project Manager

An amazing opportunity for those looking to step up from a project management level or even progress at a senior level. Exciting opportunity!

Job Description

Are you a Senior project manager or a project manager looking to make a step up into the next seat?
Are you interested in working for a large Defence company in West Sussex area?

look no further I have the next role waiting for you.

My key client are looking for a Senior project manager to join their team on a permanent basis which will involve working on some amazing projects.

The role will be focussed on multidisciplinary design/project management of Defence and Aerospace projects working alongside the design engineering team, which undertakes a broad range of projects such as airborne weapons carriage and release and electro-mechanical systems. Due to this SC Clearance as a minimum is a requirement for the role.


The Project Manager will take a key role in the engineering business providing technical, commercial and business development leadership/support. The primary role will be to provide coordinated design/project management of multidisciplinary services, interfacing closely with technical leads, other key departments, customers and stakeholders. They will have an excellent professional profile with demonstrable experience of managing multi skilled teams and include monitoring associated budgets, requesting/ understanding project resources needs and motivating and managing the project's team members. Other duties include issuing progress reports, assisting the commercial manager with relevant aspects of the project and ensuring deadlines and budgets are met.

Main Responsibilities and Tasks include, but are not limited to:

-Managing projects (including budgets, resource, requirements, risks and cash flow) involving multidisciplinary technical teams, which may include sub-contractors
-Taking a leading role in project meetings and providing advice to customers and stakeholders
-Taking responsibility for technical quality / approval of project deliverables
-Assisting with the execution of various technical studies, surveys and investigations; the analysis of survey results of field surveys; the production of reports, designs, advice notes, strategies and other planning support documents
-Providing advice on project and technical issues, at an in-depth level within own area of expertise, but also on a broad range of topics
-Attending customer engagement events
-Advising on performance gaps with assigned project team members
-Bids & Proposal creation/ support

Essential Experience:

-At least 5 years' experience within the role of Project Management
-Formal external qualification/accreditation to Managing Successful Projects/Programmes or equivalent Project/ Programme Management experience to highlight competency
-In-depth knowledge of Engineering process and relevant UK legislation
-Excellent Commercial and Project/Programme Management skills
-Evidence of excellent client and stakeholder relationships and ability to develop new ones

Due to the nature of the role SC clearance is a minimum requirement so you must currently hold this or be eligible for.

this role will be paying between £45,000-£50,000 p/a depending on the level of experience.

if this is something that you are interested in please send a copy of your CV or give me a call on 02392 228 244 for more information.

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Key Consultant

Chloe Ribbans

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Meet Chloe, a recruitment consultant win our Manufacturing and Engineering team. She specialises in general manufacturing jobs.