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Project Manager

  • Location: Plymouth
  • Salary: £0 - £375 per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 8 months ago

  • Sector: Defence
  • Contact: Dannielle Riley
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Start Date: 2022-01-11
  • Expiry Date: 10 February 2022
  • Job Ref: 1038876
Project Manager – HMS Raleigh

I am currently on the lookout for a Project Manager to join an exciting and rewarding opportunity. The ideal candidate will manage a portfolio of multidisciplinary or single discipline projects in accordance the requirements of the Project Quality Plans.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Maximise operating efficiency, so that projects portfolio is delivered in compliance with the Project Control System to agreed standards and targets. Implement quality improvements when opportunities arise. Deliver revenue within agreed budgets. Act decisively to rectify any adverse circumstances that threaten the delivery of the quality and programme agreed with the client.
  • Define and manage programme of projects, update regularly, and ensure that activity managers have sufficient capable resources to meet deadlines. Maintain regular liaison with all stakeholders and employees on the progress of projects. Forecast and monitor the financial performance of the project’s portfolio, providing regular (minimum monthly) detailed reports, comparing actual and forecast performance to plan expectations and explaining variations.
  • Ensure robust WIP conversion through prompt invoicing.
  • Ensure compliance with Health, Safety, Environmental and Assurance regulations.

What you will need:
  • Degree or equivalent qualification in suitable engineering discipline.
  • Membership of recognised engineering / project management institution.
  • Computer literate and thoroughly conversant with MS Office suite and experienced in the use of project management software – MS Project, Primevera, etc.
  • Significant post-graduate experience including previous experience in a related industry sector with experience in the management of design projects.
  • IOSH managing safely
  • Environmental awareness Tool Box talk / for managers
  • Personal highways safety
  • Site management safety

What’s in it for you?
  • Competitive daily rate
  • 4-month contract
  • 32 days holiday entitlement