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Senior Project Manager

Date: 30-Jun-2022

Location: Farnborough, England, GB

Company: QinetiQ

Senior Project Manager


This role is to take forward and develop our secure network facility and expand our capability to support other projects and bids. As a secure facility onsite working at least 4 days a week is required.

Key Accountabilities

  • Development and maintenance of positive engagement with project customers, partners and suppliers
  • Operating in a safe and secure manner
  • Delivery of the project outputs, to agreed baseline (customer satisfaction, time, cost, quality, cash and sales)
  • Maintenance of forecasts (both financial and resource) for sales and delivery which reflects the up-to-date expectations for the work
  • Application of governance requirements (including life-cycle, project and independent reviews)
  • Reporting progress on all accountabilities to the programme manager
  • Behavioural Requirements
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

Key Experience/Knowledge

  • Knowledge of IT project management essential
  • Knowledge of ITIL highly desirable
  • Demonstrable capability to International Project Management Association Level C
  • Two years’ experience leading successful delivery of projects or working in a P3 function
  • Experience of developing customer relationships and follow-on sales. - Knowledge of the defence sector desirable
  • Experience in software, agile project delivery desirable
  • Bid experience desirable

Essential Qualification

  • ITIL Agile PM

Agreement to gain DV Clearance is essential.


QinetiQ comprises teams of dedicated people; experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets. We draw on our extensive technical knowledge and intellectual property to provide the know-how and support to solve some of the world’s most challenging problems. Our people make the critical difference to customers by providing unique approaches to problem solving. Why don’t you join some of the world’s finest scientific and technical minds and help us make tomorrow work today?




QinetiQ is made up of dedicated experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets, all working together to explore new ways of protecting what matters most. People around the world depend on us for their safety and security, and to enable the safety and security of others. Partnering with our customers, we help to save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. Our is a unique working environment where teams from different backgrounds, disciplines, and experience enjoy collaborating widely and openly as we undertake  this exciting and rewarding journey. Through effective teamwork, and pulling together, we get to experience what happens when we all share different perspectives, blend disciplines, and link technologies; constantly discovering new ways of solving complex problems. Being part of QinetiQ means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Come and find out how you can play a role.