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Project Manager

  • Job reference: 922486
  • Location: Filton, Gloucestershire
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Category Managers, Supply Chain and Procurement
  • Date posted: 06/11/2018

Project Manager

Leading the development, management and mentoring of customer teams

  • Determining the best means of satisfying requirements within the context of project objectives and constraints i.e. developing solutions
  • Preparing and maintaining schedules of activities and events of projects and/or programmes in portfolios, taking account of dependencies and resource requirements
  • Developing and agreeing budgets for projects and controlling forecast and actual costs against them
  • Identifying and monitoring project risks (threats and opportunities), planning and implementing responses to them and responding to other issues that affect projects
  • Developing, maintaining and applying quality management processes for project activities and outputs
  • Consolidating and documenting the fundamental components of projects (scope, schedule, resource requirements, budgets, risks, opportunities and issues, and quality requirements)
  • Leading the planning and controlling finances of programmes and or portfolios as a means of driving performance and as part of the organisation overall financial management
  • Establishing and maintaining governance arrangements for the delivery of projects, defining clear roles, responsibilities and accountabilities, that align with organisational practice
  • Managing stakeholders, taking account of their levels of influence and particular interests
  • Establishing and managing reviews at appropriate points during and after projects, which will inform governance of projects by providing evaluations of progress, methodologies and continuing relevance.
  • Establishing, and implementing where necessary, protocols to change the scope of projects and updating configuration documents as required
  • Minimum APM(PQ) or equivalent

    MSP or equivalent

    Minimum MAPM, RPP or ChPP preferred

  • Ability to achieve Security clearance to SC level or higher

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