Project Manager – FTC 12 months Job at Babcock International – in Andover
Fixed Term Contract – 1 year
About the role
Here at Babcock International, we’re looking to recruit a Project Manager to a join a small central team working with the Change Leads across the business to deliver multiple projects.
Your role will require you to offer coaching and guidance around project management principles, governance and controls. Assisting where required with project plans and documentation and looking to hold teams to account in delivering to time, quality and cost.
Further responsibilities include:
- Ensuring project statuses are up to date and communicated internally/externally as required
- Scenario planning the knock-on effect(s) to project based on outcomes/
- Attending customer meeting when/where required on project matters
- Ensuring project risks are recorded, tracked and mitigated where possible
- Managing and monitoring project spend
This is an exciting time to join a new project team supporting change across the business.
What do I need to do the role?
You must have completed project management methodology qualification (e.g. APM, PRICE2).
You will have previous experience managing change projects within a Project Management position.
You will also have an excellent understanding of project management principles and methodology.
What else do I need to know?
We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.
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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.
Babcock DSG is committed to the continual development of its employees and to support this you may be required to undertake activity within your competence or accredited skillset across a variety roles within your operational function or discipline consistent with your pay band. Additionally, training will be provided where required to broaden your personal competence and skills profile to maximise opportunities for your flexibility, personal development and deployability to provide experience across a range of roles and services we provide to our customers.
We are 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 will benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.
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.
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Closing date: 15/04/2021
Job reference: 33753
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About the Company
Company: Babcock International –
Company Location: Andover