Project Manager

Posting Date: 05 February 2020

Location: Plymouth, Devon, GB, PL 2 2BG

Company: Babcock

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Project Manager

Location: Devonport, Plymouth


About the role
Here at Babcock International we’re looking to recruit a Project Manager.


Air Defence is a business stream within Complex Assets that falls under the wider DST. Our primary business role is support to design, development, integration and in service support of Air Defence systems. The primary place of work is Devonport.


Main Purpose of Role:

To provide Project Management skills and expertise to all areas of the existing and future Air Defence Projects and Business Development activities as required.  Duties include:
• To lead delegated project(s) for the duration of the contract, including resource forecasting, delegation of activities, teamwork, conflict resolution, project communication and stakeholder management.
• To ensure delegated project(s) meet annual revenue, profit and cash flow targets, including cost forecasting, invoicing and maintenance of the Project contract reviews.
• To ensure delegated project(s) meet their contractual requirements, including KPIs, delivery scope, CDRLs, variations, T&Cs and legislation/regulation compliance.
• To ensure all aspects of project management process are established and administered professionally, including budget, schedule, risk, issue, opportunity, quality, safety, configuration control, security and resources.
• To ensure appropriate project monitoring, control and reporting mechanisms are established and maintained, including gate reviews and project audits. This includes monthly and quarterly financial reporting.


What do I need to do the role?
You’ll need a degree or equivalent qualification in an appropriate engineering or management discipline, holds, or capable of achieving, APMPQ qualification in project management or equivalent professional registration and IOSH Managing Safely or equivalent experience of project management, delivery of non-complex contracts.


What else do I need to know?
• The successful candidate must be able to achieve the appropriate security clearance level for this role.

About Babcock International
For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.
We’re committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme.  You’ll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.

Application Guidance
All applications should be made online.  Please use a desktop PC or laptop to create your account and apply for a job.  Once you’ve completed this you’ll be able to apply to jobs from mobile devices.
If you experience difficulties please check our career website for more information. Recruitment correspondence is normally by email so please check your email account and spam folder regularly.
We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strives to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. 
If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and we will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

Armed Forces Covenant
We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week’s special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please check our career website for more information.

Closing date: 19/02/2020



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