Job Description

Project Delivery Professional - Defence

A Project Delivery Professional with Controls experience is required to work on a 15 month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in South Wales.

Overview of the Project Professional contract role

To support the Engineering Delivery lead in the management and delivery of substantive programmes within Land UK Engineering as required. This will include updating activities, budget management and managing reporting mechanisms for the current contract and supporting the transition to the follow-on 15 year contract. Facilitating the adoption of any new processes or operating models defined by the Engineering Delivery Lead as part of the transition within Land UK Business.

This role is fundamental to supporting the Engineering delivery solution, enabling a major shift from the current capability approach to an output based contract, whilst ensuring Land UK delivers on its contractual requirements.

Key skills required for the Project Professional

  • Relevant project control experience.
  • Highly skilled in the use of Microsoft packages and SAP
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Project and general Project Management theory.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, attention to detail a key requirement.
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills and ability to adapt to the audience.

The role is based in South Wales - commutable from Abergavenny, Ebbw Vale, Merthyr Tydfil, Aberdare, Pontypridd, Newport, Caldicot, Usk, Chepstow, Monmouth, Cwmbran, Blackwood, Pontypool and Abertillery with excellent access from Hereford, Ross-on-Wye, Cheltenham, Gloucester.

If you are a Project Professional looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other Defence opportunities please contact Kris Foston on kfoston@outsource-uk.co.uk or phone 0161 694 9200

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