Project Manager - Submarine Systems

Location: Dorset Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Sector: Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Charles Beecroft

Project Manager - Submarine Systems

Project Manager required. Do you want to work for a market leader in sonar and combat management systems for conventional submarines, surface ships, complete sensor-to-shoot mine warfare solutions and torpedoes as a Project Manager - Submarine Systems?

Why should you apply?

The successful Project Manager will want to work for this client because they will give you a wealth of benefits:

  • Salary between £30,000 and £50,000
  • Relocation package available on a case by case basis
  • Fantastic pension scheme
  • Life Assurance - 10 times salary
  • Dental cover (self)
  • Flexible working hours scheme
  • Free car parking
  • Free gym on site
  • Payment of annual subscriptions to professional institutes/bodies
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Travel insurance (for private travel including spouse/partner and children)
  • Vodaphone discount
  • Salary Sacrifice for Purchase of Cars
  • Well-being programme - a programme of health and wellbeing initiatives provided in conjunction with our Occupational Health partner; includes flu vaccinations
  • Employee Assistance Programme - 24 hour/7 days a week telephone and web based service providing advice and guidance on a wide range of work-related and personal/family issues
  • Staff Social Events

If this wasn't enough, the successful Project Manager will also gain the opportunity to work for a world leader in the manufacture & supply of sonar and combat management systems for conventional submarines, surface ships, complete sensor-to-shoot mine warfare solutions and torpedoes.

As the Project Manager, this is what you need:

The Project Manager is responsible for both the internal and external aspects required for the execution and delivery of the project. The essential tasks include:
+ Participation in defining the project structure and plan, defining the Work Breakdown Structure and Work Packages building on the information generated during the bid phase
+ Definition of the Project Team that will lead the project delivery
+ Clear definition and placement of work packages, subcontracts, and purchase orders required to deliver the project in line with applicable procurement strategies

Project Manager Responsibility and Competencies:
+ Within the business, the Project Manager is responsible to the Head of Delivery in all matters relating to the successful outcome of the project as defined in the Project Management Plan and via approved project budgets;
+ The PM represents the project on behalf of the business to the customer, external partners and stakeholders and suppliers.
+ Ideally have membership of an appropriate and recognised professional project management organisation, e.g. UK Association for Project Management
+ Degree level qualification in Engineering or Science (or equivalent experience).
+ Domain knowledge and track record with submarine systems contracts and defence contracts in general will be advantageous to applicants but is not essential.

The successful Project Manager must be able to achieve full SC (Security Clearance) on commencement.

This advert was posted by Gold Group - one of the UK's leading niche recruitment consultancies. We span a variety of specialist industries and are the recruitment company to help you find your next career opportunity. We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and stick to our ethos of finding the right role for the right person. Visit our website or get in touch today to discuss this role, find out what else we've got or just for a chat about the state of your industry. Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

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