Associate Project Manager

South East England
Umb/Paye option
20 Jul 2018
13 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Associate Project Manager

Clearance: SC

CV Submission Deadline: 31/07/18 (Email Removed) 1240

We are looking for a Senior & Associate Project Manager with SC & experience of working in a Defence setting including industry, the MOD, the armed forces or Defence agencies.

Working for the UK Government's Science and Technology organisation your role will be to build and manage a cohesive team to ensure the effective delivery of Defence projects. We require motivated Associate Project Managers to work closely with Project Managers, Team Leaders and senior technical staff. The Associate Project Manager supports the Project Manager, managing and coordinating the project and data throughout the project life cycle. You may also manage some activities within a project at the direction of the PM:

-Maintaining the project documentation and information to provide control and ensure availability of records in accordance with the Dstl management systems and policies.
-Acting as the first point of contact, responding to internal requests relating to the project documentation, providing and/or coordinating information for corporate requirements.
-Maintaining awareness of corporate project management procedures, identifying necessary changes required in the control of projects where appropriate.
-Coordinating the planning and scheduling of project management reviews, liaising with all relevant project team members and customers.
-Monitoring and updating financial data, bringing forward issues for review, and proposing options/mitigation, to enable accurate forecasting and financial control through accurate reporting.
-Supporting the planning, preparing and reviewing of project documentation, bringing forward issues arising for resolution and capturing lessons learned.
-Liaising with internal and external customers and stakeholders, as required and directed by the Project Manager.


-An understanding of Project Management, including awareness of the full project life cycle.
-Experience in budgeting, financial management and resource allocation.
-An awareness of procurement and commercial process
-Strong attention to detail
-Experience of working in a Defence setting including industry, the MOD, the armed forces or Defence agencies.
-Confident user of MS Project and Excel

This role can be at Porton Down or Fort Halstead

As well as the specific experience required above you will have the necessary qualifications, skills & experience of an Associate Project Manager to take control of this requirement from its inception to its completion.

If you are an Associate Project Manager & meet the experience required above please call/mail me asap for the full spec. Thank you.

Please be aware - subject to receipt of an authorised time sheet, No8 payments to contractors are guaranteed within 7 days