Project Manager

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Job Sector:
Engineering, Public Sector
North West
£45 to £45 per hour
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Responsible for the PM elements of the major bidding activities and project execution activities post contract award. The role will report to the Head of Programme delivery.

As part of a Capture Team, the individual is responsible for establishing plans for the delivery programme, developing and communicating an integrated project solution baseline and management plan that meets customer needs and satisfies internal objectives.

In the execution phase, the role will be responsible for managing a number of projects/contracts or work packages, each in its own right requiring Project Professionals or CAMS to manage them.

* Develops, agrees and maintains the project baseline: work breakdown structure (WBS), organisational breakdown structure (OBS), risk and opportunity register, project resource and management plans.
* Resolves deliverable programme management issues during the capture/bid phase, working closely with the functional leads to ensure alignment
* Ensures the project can be executed and that forecasted margin can be attained
* Provide leadership and management for the assigned project/programme.
* Financially plan and achieve acceptable business financial objectives for orders, sales, gross margin and cash
* Monitor and report project/programme performance for schedule, technical, financial and quality objectives and forecast project outturn.
* Establish and maintain strong customer and supplier relationships maintaining regular communications and managing expectations.


* Track record for bidding and delivering defence projects/contracts for UK and export customers
* Proven Project/Programme Management experience (budgets, cost, schedule management, risk, mitigation
* Strong stakeholder management experience
* Proven leadership/training and development of teams
* Knowledge of international programmes where offset/industrial participation is required
* MS Office Proficient

Additional Information:

* International travel may be required

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

Contact Details:
Tel: 01489 898 277
Contact: Leah Holden

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