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Project Professional

Project Professional


Role Summary


We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Glascoed as a Project Professional.


The role will be an initial 17 month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to work as part of the Heavy Munitions IDT, supporting a Portfolio Manager, the Project Professional is responsible for the management and execution of a number of tasks or work packages.


Key Responsibilities



  • Delivery of defined work packages / tasks to cost/schedule/quality targets

  • Monitor and report project/programme performance for schedule, technical, financial and quality objectives.

  • Leading problem solving sessions to overcome project issues

  • Establish & maintain customer/supplier relationships maintaining regular communication.

  • Proactively manage risks and opportunities to the benefit of the work packages / tasks.

  • Support the creation of proposals for follow on tasks / work packages



Key skills & qualifications




  • The role will be based at Glascoed but the successful candidate maybe required to travel and spend time at other locations.

  • Project Management experience, ideally from a comparable industry (Defence).

  • Formal training in Project Management, with knowledge of scheduling and risk software tools (e.g.

    MS Project & Predict!), as well as experience of SAP are preferred.

  • Experience of working in a safety-critical manufacturing environment an advantage


What we're looking for in you



Excellent verbal and written communication skills.



Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.



Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.



Stakeholder management skills.



Location: Glascoed



Rate: £25.11 per hour (INSIDE IR35)



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