Project Manager

  • Salisbury
  • £440 
  • Contract

A large government and defence organisation based in Salisbury has an immediate requirement for a Security Cleared Project Manager to offer support on a 12 month basis.

You must have experience in within the Defence sector; MOD or suppliers into the MOD.

  • Designing, planning, and implementing a project which delivers the desired outputs, set out in the Project Mandate.
  • Defining the project's governance framework including monitoring and control regime, stakeholder engagement, risk and issue management, quality and assurance, information management, resource management, procurement plan.
  • Identifying, managing and mitigating the project risks (Technical, Financial, Commercial, Health and Safety, Environmental, Security).
  • Ensuring the appropriate capabilities (people, relationships, infrastructure, knowledge, licences to practice) are employed in the execution of the project.
  • Tasking and management of external contracts, liaising with the Division Procurement Rep, Commercial, IP and others as appropriate
  • Implementing Dstl's policies and processes and ensuring compliance with the Management System.
  • Establishing, maintaining and controlling project documentation and management information.
  • Leading change management within permitted project tolerances; adapting plans to meet changing customer, capability and business requirements and priorities.
  • Defining tasks and success criteria and providing individuals with performance feedback.
  • Enabling development of staff through project activities.
  • Creating a positive working environment that aligns with Dstl Principles, supports diversity and enables staff working on their project to excel.
  • Championing the development of Project Management

Essential skills/experience:

  • Project Management.
  • Awareness of the capability and S&T disciplines required to deliver the requirements.
  • Budgeting and resource allocation.
  • Commercial awareness

Please note, that this role falls inside IR35 and therefor, rates are based on working through an Umbrella company

You must hold or have recently held Security Clearance to be considered for this role.

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