Project Manager - Systems Integration Project

  • Job Reference: BBBH143961
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Jefferson Wells
  • Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
  • Salary: £500 to £550 Per Day
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Senior Project Manager

Portsmouth / Remote

6 Months

£550 p/day negotiable (inside IR35)

My client is seeking an experienced Senior Project Manager with experience of managing software development projects. The ideal candidate will have a background in the defence or maritime sector. This role is based in Portsmouth but will be a mix of remote and onsite working.

The successful candidate will join an existing and experienced team within the Technology Department. This department is a growing part of the business with a diverse portfolio of novel and interesting projects. We are looking for the suitable candidate to demonstrate the following knowledge, skills and personal qualities.

* Proven ability to decompose complex issues, to an appropriate level of detail, in a methodical manner.
* Proven ability to identify, mitigate risks and resolve issues before impact to maintain project timescales and cost.


* Leadership; being able to influence and align others towards the vision for the project, and to empower & inspire people to achieve success.
* Integrity; being open, honest and doing the right thing. Keeping promises, admitting when I don't have the answer and when I have made a mistake.
* Communication; being able to effectively communicate as part of a two-way interaction, using a range of techniques, to ensure the received meaning matches the transmitted meaning.
* Stakeholder Management; being able to identify, plan and implement actions to positively engage parties with an interest in, or influence over, the project outputs.
* Teamwork; being able to create an environment where a group of people with diverse personalities, skills, experiences and perspectives are empowered to collaborate towards a common goal.

Key Accountabilities:
* Development and maintenance of positive engagement with project customers, partners and suppliers.
* Operating in a Safe & Secure manner.
* Application of governance requirements (including lifecycle, project & independent reviews as appropriate) for foundation sales and delivery work.
* Reporting progress on all accountabilities to programme / portfolio manager (or their delegate)

Please submit your CV in the first instance.