Programme Manager

Location: Greenford, Middlesex Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Client Delivery, Engineering, Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Joe Tomkins

Programme Manager

Defence / Electronics



I am currently looking for a Programme Manager, joining my client, one of the UK's largest and most succesful companies in the defence/electronics industry.

The Programme Manager will be responsible for Project management of delivery programmes, bids and proposals and investment projects.

As a Programme Manager you will work on large scale projects within secure communications, ideally candidates will have an understanding of the defence/electronics industry.

Salary for this Programme Manager position will be discussed upon application. All succesful candidates must be eligible for Security Clearance.

Responsibilities for the Programme Manager position:

Responsible for the following with respect to all Secure Communications projects, programmes, PV and proposals:

  • Manage projects to meet project milestones, schedule and budget requirements.
  • Manage subcontractors to deliver requirements on time and to budget.
  • Effective communication with the project customers and stakeholders to build and maintain mutually beneficial relationships.
  • Ensure that projects comply with the relevant security requirements.
  • Ensure that projects comply with the Company directives.
  • Project Management team performance, training and development.
  • Achieving Acceptance of all elements of projects to schedule and cost.
  • Meeting project sales and cash budgets, and forecasting accurately.
  • Establishing and implementing project-specific Project Management Plans (including all sub-ordinate plans).
  • Producing and implementing internal and subcontractor Statements of Work.
  • Establishing, controlling and reporting project schedule & costs against an overall WBS & budget.
  • Identifying programme resource, skill and training requirements for the Resource Plan.
  • Use Programme Performance Metrics (PPMs) to effectively manage all programmes.
  • Preparing the internal Business Review Pack as the basis for reporting to senior management.
  • Preparing Customer Progress Reports as agreed with each customer.
  • Identify and monitor Cost saving and Risk Reduction Initiatives.
  • Planning and conducting internal, customer and sub-contractor progress reviews.
  • Reviewing subcontractor programmes, capability, resource, skills, documentation and deliverable

All applicants for this Programme Manager position must be eligible for Security Clearance.

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