Project Manager National Security

03 Oct 2019
31 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Romsey, Hampshire - Project Manager (National Security) - Attractive salary plus bonuses

Our client is a world-class electronics engineering consultancy focussed on new and emerging science and technology. They are trusted by the UK Government and industrial partners worldwide to deliver technology based R&D services, provide independent advice, and solve technically challenging problems.

The company has recently created an excellent opportunity for an experienced Project Manager within their Defence Business Unit in Romsey. The role encompasses a good balance between the management of multiple small initiatives and larger individual projects. You will also manage a variety of bids for new work.

You will operate across a wide portfolio including R&D, new product development and hardware and software product development for various markets in the UK and internationally. You will use industry standard tools and processes and build your project teams drawing on the technical skills of your colleagues. You will work confidentially with suppliers, sub-contractors and partners to ensure outstanding project delivery. National and international travel is a requirement of the role.

Main Duties:

+ Manage science and technology projects within a national security portfolio

+ Manage bids for new project work with key clients

+ Manage supplier, sub-contractor and partner relationships throughout the project lifecycle

+ Oversee all project management components from initiation through reporting to completion

Knowledge and Experience Required

+ Degree level education in a related subject area and ideally practical engineering experience

+ Familiar with the Oracle PRA project management tool and APMP/PRINCE2 desirable

+ Substantial knowledge of the Defence domain and UK Government agencies

+ UKIC DV clearance is essential

You will benefit from a substantial performance related bonus scheme. Private family medical insurance and dental care is provided as well as a flexible benefits package which includes childcare vouchers, travel insurance and high level clearance bonus