Project Manager

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Project Manager

Salary:£45000 - £60000 per annum
Location:Wiltshire, South West, England
Consultant:Adam King
Telephone:01202 204 094
Defence Project Management Opportunity - Chippenham (Hybrid)

Are you a seasoned Project Manager with a passion for contributing to the success of critical Defence initiatives?
Our valued client, a well-established consultancy specialising in the Defence sector, seeks a highly motivated individual to join their close-knit team based in Chippenham (with a key client location in Corsham).

This is a unique opportunity to leverage your project management expertise and make a tangible impact on national security projects.
In this role, you'll play a pivotal role in managing the delivery of complex projects, working collaboratively with our client and fostering strong relationships throughout.

The Role:
  • Oversee the delivery of critical Defence projects from initiation to closure.
  • Develop and implement effective project plans, ensuring adherence to timescales and budgets.
  • Foster open communication and collaboration with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Proactively manage project changes, mitigating risks and implementing solutions.
  • Provide expert support for risk assessment, cost management, and project planning functions.

Why Join Our Client:

  • Development & Progression: Our client's dynamic team is dedicated to supporting your professional growth. Expect significant opportunities for learning, development, and achieving your career goals through continuous professional development (CPD) programs and professional membership support.
  • Supportive & Collaborative Culture: They prioritise well-being while fostering a collaborative environment where laughter and enjoyment go hand-in-hand with delivering excellence. This close-knit team takes pride in exceeding expectations and building strong relationships with clients.
  • Benefits Package:
    • Salary from around £30K (graduate) up to £60K (senior consultant) with several roles available
    • Bonus scheme
    • Private medical insurance
    • Generous pension contribution (7%)
    • Electric car scheme
    • Company-funded professional memberships

Who We Seek:

  • Proven track record of success in Defence project management or a closely related sector such as government, aerospace, maritime, nuclear (Except for the graduate).
  • Experience in a management consultancy would be ideal but this isn't essential.
  • Strong project management methodologies (e.g., APM, Prince2) and a results-oriented approach.
  • Excellent communication, stakeholder management, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic environment and embrace change.
  • Security Clearance: This role is for UK nationals only and requires the ability to obtain security clearance.
This is an excellent opportunity for a Project Manager seeking to make a real difference in the Defence sector.
If you are a highly motivated individual with a passion for project delivery and a desire to work within a supportive and collaborative team, we encourage you to apply.

Please note that due to the nature of the client's work, this role is only open to UK nationals.
Adam King