Project Manager (Electrical Systems)

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Bristol
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Nov 2016
Closes
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An industry leading defence contractor are seeking to recruit a Project Manager for work in Bristol on a permanent basis.

About the role:

- Working on a high profile project within Defence Systems Technology (DST)
- Supporting the design and build of electronics equipment for defence systems
- To take overall, complete responsibility for the successful delivery of the sub-projects, project or set of projects within an agreed budget and schedule
- Form and develop teams keeping them focused and motivated on meeting the project objectives
- To develop and maintain sound customer and stakeholder relationships
- Work within a defined project life-cycle (phases) and comply with company policies and procedures

What you will need:

- To have been solely responsible for the delivery of multiple (2 or more) phases or, the full project life-cycle, of medium to heavy engineering projects
- Experience of electronics systems such as signals, communications or sensors
- 3+ years project management experience
- Previous line management responsibility of assistant PM`s / project team
- Experience of budget / P&L responsibility
- Knowledge and understanding of MS Project or Primavera and ability to read a schedule / project plan
- HNC / Degree in a relevant subject
- Experience of working in a highly regulated industry
- In depth knowledge of scheduling, Gantt charts, milestones, financials / budgets
- Will ideally have APMP or equivalent PM qualification

What`s in it for you:

- Competitive salary + benefits
- Targeted professional development
- Company pension scheme with life assurance
- 25 days holiday plus bank hols