Senior Project Manager

Location Bristol
Discipline: Project and Programme Management
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £60000 to 80000
Contact name: Andrew Dunne

Contact email: andrew.dunne@firsthandrecruitment.co.uk
Job ref: 32093
Published: about 1 month ago

​We have partnered with a global Technology and Defence company with a key office in Bristol to recruit an experienced Senior Project Manager to deliver a brand new Complex Simulation System to the UK armed forces. This is a huge project with a value of over £100m and you'll be responsible fr the transfer of knowledge and the management of expertise to develop, build and except this brand-new capability in the Defence and Simulation Systems arena.

They're a truly innovative and highly respected company to work for, whose impressive portfolio has established them as a leader in this field due to the skills and expertise they have in-house combined with their established reputation. They're now a major player in the US, Middle East and Asia which will allow them to scale rapidly. In 2021, they have forecast up to 50+ new hires.

Skills Required:

  • Significant project management experience

  • A defence background is essential

  • You will understand Simulation Systems and ideally delivered military simulators to the UK MOD

What's in it for you? Well, you'll not only get to work on one of the most highly regarded projects in the MoD, but you'll get to work with a team of experts in their field who have had a genuine impact within the UK Defence sector.

On top of this, they're able to offer a generous salary of up to £80,000 plus a generous benefits and perk package.

This role may suit you if you’ve worked in one of the following roles:

Project Manager, Programme Manager, Senior Project Manager, Principal Project Manager, Head of Projects, Project Management Consultant, Project Delivery Manager