Contract Spy Tring, GB
Dec 03, 2019Duration not stated
Ultra Electronics Gigasat is a world leading supplier of compact mobile satellite terminals for broadcast and government applications. Job Purpose To deliver complex engineering projects and bids on time, to budget and the required standard. Manage multiple Projects ranging in size up to ~ £10m. To deliver industry leading satellite communications ground equipment for high profile government organizations around the globe Key Managing projects to meet the required financial and project constraints. Establishing, controlling and reporting project schedule & costs against an overall WBS & budget. Achieving acceptance of all elements of projects to schedule and cost. Accurately forecasting project cost, cash & resource demands Establishing and maintaining project metrics to measure and report progress. Effectively communicating with all project stakeholders to build and maintain mutually beneficial relationships. Effectively managing project issues, risk & opportunities, data, and action logs, including item closure. Managing subcontractors to deliver requirements on time and to budget. Planning and conducting effective internal, customer and sub-contractor progress reviews. Preparing customer & internal progress reports in an agreed format. Establishing and implementing Project Management Plans (including all sub-ordinate plans), to provide planning basis for the team and customers. Ensuring that projects comply with the Company directives and relevant security requirements. Managing security of information as defined in the Security manual. Knowledge, Skills and Experience: Proven experience in project management, specifically in setting up, running and successfully delivering projects, ideally in a satellite or engineering/aerospace industry. Ability to successfully manage and deliver multi-disciplined projects in a matrix structure. Experience of working with overseas customers, specifically North America. Experience of MS Office including MS Project. A strong and varied background in scheduling/budgeting/cost management with proven commercial/technical astuteness and demonstrable good judgment. Qualifications Degree in relevant discipline (Engineering, Science or Business Management) or equivalent experience Project management qualifications preferred, such as APMP. Ability to obtain SC Clearance. Please be aware that many roles working for Ultra will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organization . Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we cannot acknowledge or respond to all applications. If you have not heard from us within 14 days, please assume you have, unfortunately, not been successful.