Assistant Project Manager

Assistant Project Manager

Job Title: Assistant Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Corsham, Wiltshire
Salary: £275 - £300 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: APM01_1560778876
Contact Name: Millie Scriven
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 17, 2019 14:41

Job Description

Contract opportunity: Assistant Project Manager - 10 months - Corsham - INSIDE IR35 - £300 per day (Umbrella) - SC Clearance (active)

Please note: This role is INSIDE IR35, please do not apply if you are not happy working inside IR35

Minimum Requirement:
- This person will work closely the Project Manager
- Working with customer sites, identifying locations, flow of courses, making sure that everything is in situ so the instructor is ready to roll out training - open to backgrounds
- Ideally someone who understands defence training- DSAT defence standard approach to training
- Needs a driving license

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

- Management and delivery of plans to ensure all necessary preparation and execution tasks and dependencies are included

- Ongoing management of those plans to achieve the delivery goals

- Work with key stakeholders to manage the deployment of all aspects of the project assigned to identify and mitigate potential risks for delivery of products

- Operate as a full member of the team; supporting the Programme Director and other team members as directed

- Project Manage all aspects of specific work packages

- Working with stakeholders to ensure Design; Delivery; Technical Build; testing; MI requirements etc are managed and delivered to date and time

- Completion of detailed plan for the medium-term including MSP; Resources; costs Completion of the detailed design phase to time and quality; working with the Design team to secure stakeholder sign-off at all stages.

- Development of stakeholder relationship with suppliers; including preparation of joint plans; proposals and any design and build documentation

- Completion of the high-level plan through to Go Live and BAU handover

- Experience in the delivery of projects; with emphasis on the management of suppliers and stakeholders Experience of governance and risk control frameworks

- Good planning and organisational skills

- Strong leadership; people and communications skills

- Possess strong analytical skills with a proven ability to persuade and influence senior decision-making

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