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Project Manager

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Recruiter: Real Time Recruitment
Listed on: 31st March
Location: andover
Type: Contract

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Real Time Recruitment Solutions Position - Project Manager
Type - Contract 
Location - Andover, Hampshire, UK
Rate - £423.64 Per day (Umbrella Company)
Industry- Construction (Defence projects)
Duration - 12 months +

Please note - Current SC UK security clearance is required & previous experience within construction projects !


Main Duties and Responsibilities: Management and delivery of plans to ensure all necessary preparation and execution tasks and dependencies are included. Ongoing management of those plans to achieve the delivery goals Work with key stakeholders to manage the deployment of all aspects of the project assigned to Identify and mitigate potential risks for delivery of products Operate as a full member of the team; supporting the Programme Director and other team members as directed Project Manage all aspects of specific work packages Working with stakeholders to ensure Design; Delivery; Technical Build; testing; MI requirements etc are managed and delivered to date and time Completion of detailed plan for the medium term including MSP; Resources; costs Completion of the detailed design phase to time and quality; working with the Design team to secure stakeholder sign-off at all stages. Development of stakeholder relationship with suppliers; including preparation of joint plans; proposals and any design and build documentation. Completion of the high level plan through to Go Live and BAU handover. Experience in the delivery of projects; with particular emphasis on the management of suppliers and stakeholders Experience of governance and risk control frameworks Good planning and organisational skills Strong leadership; people and communications skills Possess strong analytical skills with a proven ability to persuade and influence senior decision-making.

Job Description

DIO is ensuring safe management and delivery of military infrastructure construction projects across the Defence.

The role of the Senior project manager is to provide effective management, motivation, co-ordination and development of project teams to deliver a portfolio of projects to time, cost, quality and performance parameters.

Proactive Contract Management to maintain a productive working relationship with industry partners and suppliers, monitoring their performance in terms of quality, time, cost and reliability. Drive optimal delivery and promptly manage emerging issues to avoid programme delays or cost escalation.

Manage financial performance of projects within agreed tolerances to control expenditure against approved project budgets and provide accurate financial reporting and forecasting to senior management.

Undertake project assurance and reviews across the portfolio at key stages to evaluate progress, compliance and probability of delivery to provide confidence to senior management, customers and key stakeholders.

Working with the Sub Programme Managers / Requirements Managers and Commercial colleagues as part of an integrated programme team, ensure that costs within the approvals process and the robust and ensure that contract submissions are VFM for the programme. Manage and maintain project approvals for projects as delegated.

The Senior Project Manager is accountable for ensuring adherence and conformity to all agreed DIO TLB processes and operating procedures and particularly those which are detailed under key infrastructure process for ensuring adherence and conformity to all agreed DIO TLB processes and operating procedures and particularly those which are detailed under key infrastructure process. those which are detailed under key infrastructure process..

Key Tasks

Project Management for:

Infratructure Delivery
Manage and Monitor Performance at the technical level
Financial Management
Reports and returns

Additional Requirments

NVQ Level 5, HNC/HND or higher in a Construction, Infrastructure or engineering related discipline.

Membership to a professional body or institution and a project management qualification is desirable