Project Manager (Electrical Systems)

09 Nov 2016
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
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