Program Manager

Safeguard Armour Ltd
24 May 2021
21 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Reporting to: Director

Department link: Work across all departments

Job Types: Contract - 2 days per week

Working hours: To be discussed with potential candidates

Salary: Dependant on hours of work agreed on

Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire, 23 Felnex Close, Felnex Trading Estate, Leeds, LS90TN

Job description:

We design and manufacture tactical apparel and equipment, composite materials and armour for police and military in over 50 countries. We are a young, lively office, and we are growing fast. We are looking for a Program Manager.

Responsibilities include:

  • Leading the planning and implementation of projects.

  • Defining a project's scope and goals.

  • Planning and scheduling project timelines.

  • Coordinating project staff.

  • Resource planning and allocation.

  • Quality assurance.

  • Carrying out risk assessment.

  • Managing project administration, including all documentation.

  • Meeting budgetary objectives.

  • Reporting regularly to senior management.

  • Managing client relationships.

  • Track project performance, specifically to analyse the successful completion of short and long-term goals

  • Project evaluations and results measurement using appropriate tools and techniques


  • Developing and Tracking Budgets

  • Supervision

  • Project Management

  • Management

  • Process Improvement

  • Planning

  • Performance Management

  • Inventory Control

  • Good Communication


  • Proven working experience in project management

  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Solid organisational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) / PRINCE II certification is a plus

  • Bachelor's Degree in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience