Assistant Project Manager

Job Description

Job Title: Assistant Project Manager

Location: Bristol

Compensation: Competitive salary + benefits

Role Type: Full time / Permanent

Role ID: SF51466

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as an Assistant Project Manager at our Bristol Business Park site.

The role

As an Assistant Project Manager, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You'll work in a leading defence technology company delivering a wide range of operational support contracts to our defence customers.

Day to day, you'll be:
Working closely with our MOD customer and wider stakeholders, to define the scope and technical/programme requirements of the work-packages
Developing and issuing 'Request For Quotations' and generating costed proposals for submission to our MOD customer.
Co-ordinating internal work package approvals and supporting technical/commercial negotiations to contract award
Support project governance/progress reviews for the delivery of the work packages to time and value for money. Including the development of project schedules and milestone payment plans.
Provision of information and data to support financial reports and forecasts (revenue, profit and cash)

Essential experience of the Assistant Project Manager,
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office
Good knowledge of project tools and techniques including Microsoft Project (MS), ERP Systems and financial and resource planning tools
Knowledge of project management methodologies and working practices
Strong organisational skills with an eye for detail and accuracy of data
Proactive and dedicated and inquisitive work ethic

This role provides hybrid working with at least two days per month in the office. You must be able and willing to attend the office/customer sites as and when required.

Qualifications for the Assistant Project Manager,
Ideally APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ) [formerly known as APMP] and is a Member of the APM

The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC security clearance level for this role.

Our Benefits
Generous holiday allowance
Matched contribution pension scheme, with life assurance
Employee share scheme
Employee shopping savings portal
Payment of Professional Fees
Reservists in the armed forces receive ten days special paid leave
Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
'Be Kind Day' enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

For the full extensive Benefits package please visit our Careers pages

Babcock International

For over a century, Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

Closing date: 08/06/2023


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