Project Manager

Date: 5 Sep 2023

Location: Kyle of Lochalsh, Scotland, GB

Company: QinetiQ

Job title: Project Manager

Location: Butec  (Kyle of Lochalsh)         

Company: QinetiQ

About the role

The Underwater Threat Representation and Signature Services IDT is looking for a new Project Manager to deliver projects that will provide a diverse range of services for the Royal Navy supporting the following: the signature acceptance trials of new ships and submarines; the operational trials of ships and submarines preparing for missions and overseas deployments assessing systems, optimising equipment and providing mission critical advice for command before deployment; leading developments of new signature systems and methodology; managing and delivering live underwater targets for ships and submarines to test systems and develop operational capability.

What will you be doing?

  • Delivery of the project outputs, to agreed baseline (customer satisfaction, time, cost, quality, cash and sales). 
  • Maintenance of forecasts (both financial and resource demand signal) for sales and delivery which reflects the up-to-date expectations for the work. 
  • Application of governance requirements (including lifecycle, project & independent reviews as appropriate) for foundation sales and delivery work. 
  • Reporting progress on all accountabilities to programme / portfolio manager (or their delegate). 
  • Ensuring correct entry of data onto SAP CRM relating to your opportunities, and maintain this data to reflect any changes in key inputs including: Order Value, Order Intake Scenario, (Low, Base, High, Excluded), Bid Due date, Closing Date, Sales Stage, Margin, Revenue Profile and up to date notes.

What do I need?

  • Experience gained, typically rather than necessarily, between 3-5 years of leading a business, projects, programmes, portfolios or P3 function and successfully delivering complex projects.
  • Experience delivering projects to 3 different customers.
  • Proactive with the enthusiasm, drive and initiative necessary to maintain the lead over the #
  • MAPM or membership equivalent professional body, with a demonstrable track record of Continuous Professional Development are highly desirable.
  • PRINCE2 Practitioner or MSP Practitioner is desirable.

Please note that all applicants must be eligible for SC clearance as a minimum.


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