Project Manager

Title - Project Manager

Category - Project Management

Location - Cambridge, United Kingdom

Type - Permanent

Status - Full Time

Closing Friday, February 09, 2018

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Vacancy Details

Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group is one of the largest independent aerospace and defence companies in the world delivering innovation and excellence in engineering, support solutions and services in the air, on land and at sea.
We specialise in the conversion, modification, maintenance and support of civil and military aircraft, defence vehicle engineering, shelter manufacture, composite solutions and the provision of personnel, training and advice. We are renowned and respected worldwide for our quality of service, engineering excellence, flexibility and reliability.
Part of the 105 year-old Marshall Group of Companies, which has an annual turnover of £1.3 billion, we have over 80 years of aviation experience and have completed over 1500 aircraft modifications in 35 countries. Within our land systems capability, we have designed, manufactured, delivered and supported more than 5000 tactical shelters in over 200 different configurations.

The role of Project Manager within Marshall is pivotal in the successful delivery of our business.  This opportunity sits within the Land Systems Business Unit reporting directly to the Programme Director and responsible for the delivery of across a varied vehicle, container and medical domain focused on a military customer base.  
The successful applicant will be responsible for multiple/individual project deliveries with respect to performance with contract and financial requirements.

Key Tasks

•	To ensure all assigned projects are properly planned, budgeted organised, directed, monitored and controlled to safely meet customer requirements and agreed timescales and company objectives;
•	To facilitate the identification of project risks and to ensure that all such risks are managed through effective mitigation measures;
•	To be the prime customer point of contact manage relationships with all stakeholders and service providers;
•	To manage all assigned project activity within the business through a multi functional project team to could include commercial, finance, engineering, manufacturing, production and procurement;
•	To prepare and present presentations both within the business and to external parties;
•	To support the bid process for new projects as required;
•	To ensure project management activity is carried out in accordance with company procedures;
•	Travel to customers/suppliers locally or overseas and long/unsociable hours may at times be required


•	Demonstrable and relevant experience of leading projects within a development environment.
Key Skills/Competencies
•	Confident and diplomatic with an ability to create and foster working relationships internally and with customers at all levels of the business;
•	Dynamic and Self motivated with the ability to produce accurate work under pressure while continuing to meet set deadlines
•	Project Management Qualification
•	Demonstrable experience of scheduling projects within Microsoft Project is essential 
•	Experience of Microsoft Office package would be desirable
•	Full UK Drivers Licence

About the Rewards

Marshall ADG offers employees an attractive reward package. This comprises:
•	Competitive base salary
•	Discretionary bonus scheme
•	25 days holiday plus bank holidays
•	Generous company pension scheme
•	Access to a healthcare plan
•	An excellent flexible benefit scheme
•	Access to a discount scheme which offers substantial savings with a range of retailers, hotel chains, holiday companies etc.

Due to the nature of our business, all employment is subject to satisfactory references being obtained, attainment of either a SC (Security Check), Disclosure Scotland Criminal Record Check or Foreign Police Check (whichever is applicable depending on duration of UK residency) and, as applicable, a medical assessment. Access to US technical data by employees requires prior Trade Control function approval. Clearance must be carried out against all applicable US export control authorisations.

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