Project Manager (6 Month Contract)

Marine People are delighted to be recruiting for a Project Manager for a company based in Portchester on the outskirts of Portsmouth.

The Role:

Primarily this role will be responsible for the implementation of project controls on a significant military programme, in addition to maintaining the project baseline from which progress and performance can be measured.

The Project Manager will be responsible for the assimilation of data and production of accurate information to enable the management team to make informed decisions. This is a key role in which the Project Manager will be responsible for enabling the programme team to monitor project performance and identify when corrective action is required.

We are looking for an individual who can apply recognised best practice Project Management techniques, work with a variety of stakeholders, and capable of working in a fast paced and challenging environment.

Summary of Duties:

Providing project controls management, including baseline schedule development and management, performance status and reporting and baseline change control.

Developing the master programme schedule using Microsoft Project.

Performing schedule analysis of the critical path, variances and float erosion.

Defining the engineering and production resource demands through the course of the programme.

Defining project controls and Earned Value Management (EVM) policies, procedures and the standards required to deliver projects.

Establishing a performance measurement baseline and the implementation of an EVM system which allows accurate progress reporting and forecasting.

Implementing processes that will enable monitoring and reporting of costs and analysing variances against budgets.

Responsible for the application of risk and opportunity management in accordance with the risk and opportunity management plan.

Providing independent advice on the management of projects.

Organising of the various professional people working on the given project.

Essential Experience:

Project Management or Project Controls experience within complex projects.

Project Management or similar within an Engineering environment.

Able to demonstrate experience with project management tools and techniques.

Experience in the implementation of Earned Value Management based Project Control systems, in accordance with relevant national standards.

Practical ability to utilise critical Project Management

Job Categories: Engineering
Job Types: Full Time Contract
Job Locations: Portchester (UK)

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