Project Manager

Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gosport
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-04-25
Reference: J139858
Contact Name: Jennifer Freeman
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 04, 2018 14:57

Job Description

KDC are currently working with an organisation who provide design, electronic and engineering services to the Defence sector. They are seeking a Project Manager to be based in Gosport, Hampshire on a permanent basis.
You will be responsible for the successful delivery of engineering projects as directed by the Programme Manager. You will have a sound understanding over military, maritime and engineering practices and have previously been involved in a satellite communications project within the above sectors. This role is customer facing and has a proactive business development requirement.

When applying for this role it is essential that you hold the following skills and qualifications;
·A strong understanding of military, maritime engineering processes.
·SATCOM experience is essential for the role.
·Effective leadership, management and communication skills.
·Prince 2 / AMP qualified - Project / Programme methodologies
·SC / DV Cleared
·Proven experience managing commercial projects, working with budgets preferably with a working knowledge of the SAGE system
·Proven track record of planning, monitoring and controlling successful projects

Your main responsibilities will include but not limited to;
·Managing communications with relevant internal and external stakeholders. This will include travel to customer sites and external meetings as and when required.
·Managing risks and issues which may affect the projects' successful outcomes
·Managing the individuals assigned to the Integrated Project Teams. Initiate training and recruitment where resource gaps in the project are identified.
·Ensure the project is delivered successfully to time, cost and quality and in line with customer expectations.
·Reporting the progress of the projects to the Programme Manager

This is a permanent positions where progression and growth within the company is available. You will have the opportunity to deliver a complex and highly skilled project to market whilst working with a team of expert engineers. You will receive a competitive salary plus other benefits.