Programme Manager

Programme Manager
  • £55,000 - £70,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Greenford, London, England, UK Greenford London GBR UB6 8UA
Job Ref: 62714
Sector: Defence
Date Added: 16 July 2020

Programme Manager

We are working with a leading developer of Sonar systems used for Naval applications. They are looking to recruit a Programme Manager into their business to be accountable for programme success, delivering against time, cost, scope and quality criteria, along with working closely with customers.

Key Responsibilities are:

  • Manage a project management team to execute a programme of work, delivering to time, cost, scope and quality, along with implementing and maintaining robust programme management governance in line with company procedures.
  • Develop and lead the delivery strategy across a programme of work in support of business growth and exceeding stakeholder expectations.
  • Act as an internal liaison with all relevant departments and personnel to ensure that programme requirements are met.
  • Be recognised by internal and external stakeholders as the centre of excellence for all aspects of the programme.
  • Manage the day-to-day operational aspects of the programme, and ensure contract adherence and scope control across the programme.
  • Understand the implications of different methodologies of monitoring and controlling a programme and employ the most suitable methodology within the project management process.
  • Lead project reviews, to provide appropriate levels of governance and executive oversight.
  • Provide direction and support to Project Managers and members of Project Teams, identifying solutions when required and coaching members to achieve objectives

Knowledge, experience and skills required:

  • Educated to Degree level or equivalent in an Engineering related discipline.
  • Qualification in project management or equivalent preferred.
  • Significant proven experience in successfully managing and delivering complex engineering programmes.
  • Experience of managing Project Managers and large project teams.
  • Experience of preparing and managing bids.
  • Background in the defence industry or similar complex technology domain.
  • Expert in delivering risk and opportunity management
  • Strong knowledge of advanced Project Management tools and techniques including Earned Value Management and Schedule Risk Analysis including implementation, analysis and rectification.
  • The successful candidate must be capable of achieving security (SC) clearance as a minimum.

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency.

15/08/2020 14:36:08
GBP 55000 55000
Contact Consultant:
Faye Jackson

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