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Project Manager


Gloucester, GB, GL51 6SP

Onsite or Hybrid:  Hybrid

Job Title:                 Project Manager
Location:                 Staverton, Gloucestershire 
Compensation:       £40,000 + Benefits
Role Type:              Full Time / 6 Months Fixed Term Contract 
Role ID:                  SF50889


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 Staverton site.


The role

As a Project Manager / Project Jupiter Programme Lead, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. You'll be accountable for delivering a high value inter-departmental project to achieve safety, operational and business improvements.


Day to day:

  • Project and Programme Management process and accountability for Project Jupiter
  • Facilitate the definition of project scope, goals, and deliverables.
  • Define project tasks and resource requirements.
  • Plan and schedule project timelines and track project deliverables using appropriate tools.
  • Ensure sub-projects run to programme and against key milestones.
  • Drive the communication plan in conjunction with the Comms team.
  • Monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholders through the presentation of reports and information documents internally and externally.


Essential experience of the Project Manager:

  • Project Manager background within Aviation – Practitioner level.
  • Experience with managing risks and contingency. 
  • Ability to analyse opportunities and solve problems.


Qualifications of the Project Manager:

  • Appropriately qualified Project Manager
  • APMP certified


This role is offered on a 6 months Fixed Term Contract basis, and is based at Gloucestershire Airport (formerly Staverton Airport) west of Cheltenham, near the city of Gloucester and close to the M5 motorway.

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


Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance 
  • Matched contribution pension scheme up to 4.5% of salary, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme 
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-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 130 years 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: 04/08/2023

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