Project Manager

Job Description

Job Title: Project Manager

Location: Plymouth

Compensation: Competitive Salary

Role Type: Full time / Permanent

Role ID: SF53108

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Project Manager at our Devonport Royal Dockyard site.

The role

As a Project Manager, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary, you'll play your part in supporting mission systems. Your work will contribute to shaping the future of systems within defence. And, with our track record of innovation, you'll continually develop your knowledge and expertise.

Day to day, you'll:

  • Manage stakeholders including Engineering, Operations, supply chain, client engagement and partners, identify, monitor, plan and implement responses and reporting of risks
  • Lead the project to deliver world class performance by means of employee engagement, continuous improvement and identifying and implementing the latest technology
  • Establish and maintain governance arrangements for the delivery of the project, defining clear roles, responsibilities, and accountabilities

Essential experience of the Project Manager:

  • Prior experience in a similar role in industry would be an advantage
  • You will be leading a team and responsible for planning, motivation, scheduling, other team collaboration, conflict management, negotiations, appraisals etc. and be accountable for profit/loss, health and safety for a project
  • Knowledge of project controls tools and how these tools operate to provide key information for decision making
  • Commercially and financially astute, with a challenging mind-set

This role provides flexible hybrid working with one to two days per week onsite and the remainder working from home.

Qualifications for the Project Manager:

  • PMQ or PPQ (desirable) or equivalent

The successful candidate must be able to achieve BPSS security clearance level for this role.

Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Matched contribution pension scheme, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive ten days special paid leave
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • 'Be Kind Day' enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

Babcock International

For over a century, Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

Closing date: 12/09/2023




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