Project Manager

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Project,Controls, Planning Management Opportunities

Are youan experienced Project Manager looking for your next challenge? Would you liketo work on a unique programme with a multi-national defence company? BAEMaritime Submarines currently have opportunities for Project Managers to joinour site in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

ProjectManager Roles within BAE Maritime Submarines will present you with therewarding responsibility for a package of work. It will provide you with anopportunity to connect with the future of the Submarines project delivery. Indoing so, enabling you to make a measureable contribution to the success of theprogramme

As aProject Manager you will enter a highly skilled and competitive network whichis industry recognised. Collaboratively you will expedite key milestones in aprofessional community, which is determined to achieve and deliver a remarkablycomplex platform, which is of National importance.

Withnumerous objectives to be driven and monitored in line with achieving ourbusiness goals, you will be at the forefront of pioneering new approaches,initiatives and efficiencies. These will in turn, facilitate capture, evaluateand incorporate mutual good practice which will encompass high performance toensure utmost success.

Your mainresponsibilities as a Project Manager will involve:

Commandinga package of work or project that is integral to the delivery of the programme

Developingeffective working behaviours with project responsibility, harnessing knowledgeand expertise from some of the leading minds in the project management circuitwithin the Defence sector

Assumingresponsibility for ensuring processes, people and tools are organised toprogress activities

Leadingand inspiring the performance of team members through regular appraisals

Timelyresolution of concerns between all parties and functions

Buildingaffinity with an array of stakeholders through effective and inspiringcommunication as well as exchanging information to meet objectives

Workingalongside Operations in the build phase, Engineering in the design space anddemonstrating your understanding of the project plan as a whole

Workingclosely with project controls to identify risks as well as supportingimplementation of planning and controls

Integratingcontrols into the consciousness of decisions made on the project/ work packageto ensure the appropriate trajectory towards a business goal is corrected andultimately achieved

Negotiationwith stakeholders involved in decision making, presenting them withevidence-based guidance on performance and good practice

Capturing,evaluating as well as conveying good practice in order to inspire teams

Yourskills and qualifications:

A Degreein Project Management or equivalent industry experience

APMProject Management Qualification or equivalent

Demonstrable,extensive experience of owning a high scale project, work package or changeinitiative alongside a team

Stronganalytical and reporting skills to enable key decisions to be made effectivelyat a portfolio or programme level

Provenability to manage and maintain a high performance in a professional team

Broadknowledge of Project Management Governance and Assurance

Location: Barrow

**Salary:**£dependent on experience + HighlyCompetitive Benefits

Benefits: Our employees receive anexcellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme,enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan.We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employeeassistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employeediscounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.


BAESystems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospacecompanies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

Maritime– Submarines

OurSubmarines business has been safely delivering world class submarines to the UKRoyal Navy for more than a century.

TheAstute class will equip the Royal Navy with its largest and most capablegeneration of attack submarines. We are responsible for the design, build, andtest and commissioning of these state-of-the-art vessels. In total, seven boatswill make up the fleet, each weighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.