Project Management Consultant

  • Job Reference: 00046154-1
  • Date Posted: 24 December 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a talented Project Management Consultant to join our young, fast growing management consultancy.
Our people are the lifeblood of our business which is why we put so much energy into making sure every single person has the opportunity to tailor their career and succeed in the way they want to. Whilst we have a big business mentality, we have successfully maintained our small business culture, which means you’ll join a close-knit team of like-minded people to help support and progress you through your career with us.
Overview of role:
We are looking for Project Management Consultant to join our team, you would be deployed to support our defence client’s projects which involve:
* Supporting and shaping client project delivery through suitable planning, monitoring, controlling and performance reporting
* Identifying risk and remedial actions
* Ensuring compliance with safety, environmental and management processes
* Ensuring client business needs are met by specifying the programme/projects
* Leading and championing the application of suitable programme and project delivery strategies
* Conducting background research, data collection and benchmarking
* Establishing effective processes and systems to be used throughout a project
* Promoting positive working relationships with different stakeholders
* Preparing materials for projects and reports on progress, etc
Technical skills
* Have 3 -10 year’s project management experience, preferably in a consultancy or defence industry
* Knowledge of P3M practices
* Hold a PM recognised PM qualification (Prince2, APM PMQ..)
* Have a track record of successful project delivery
The successful candidate will:
* Hold current and valid security clearance or ability to gain a SC clearance ( 5+ years’ UK residency in order to gain it) this is essential
​​​​​​​Travel
Whilst we try to minimise travel whenever possible and promote remote working, our consultants do sometimes travel to various client sites across the UK. We will cover all expenses whilst you are away and make sure you are well looked after.
Remote working during Covid-19
We are closely monitoring government guidelines during the pandemic to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our staff. At present most of our teams are working from home and only travelling to the office and client site when appropriate. All new starters joining the business will do so on a ‘temporary remote’ basis until it is safe to return to the office and our usual working practices
Rewards
We have a shared work ethic to go above and beyond for our customers, but we also like to have fun and reward hard work. Our selection of lifestyle benefits and perks are regularly reviewed to ensure that there is something to suit everyone:
· Competitive Salary
· Performance related bonus scheme
· Contributory Pension
· 25 Days Annual Leave + Bank Holidays
· Additional day off for your Birthday
· Opportunity to purchase up to 5 days additional days Annual leave
· Private Health Insurance
· Life Insurance paying 4 x salary
· Option to join the BAE Share Incentive Plan
· Generous sick pay
· Enhanced Maternity, Paternity, Adoption & Shared Parental Leave
· Cycle to work scheme
· Regular staff socials
· Free daily fruit in the office