Project Manager



* Job Title: Project Manager : 26381


* CV Deadline: Wednesday 27th December 2017 @ 09:00


* Daily Rates: £405 - £540 UMBRELLA / £322.49- £429.99 PAYE


* Hours: Daily 7.4 / Weekly 37


* Location: South East: Andover/Sutton Coldfield/Catterick/High Wycombe/Warminster


* Contract Length: 02/01/2018 to 30/03/2018


* Security Clearance Level Required: SC

We are looking for Project Managers with SC & experience of the detail below & ideally the DIO/MoD.

The Defence Estates Optimisation (DEO) programme was mobilised in late 2016 to deliver the MOD's footprint strategy (FS) also announced in part as a better Defence Estate in parliament in Nov 2016.

The FS outlines a programme that will contribute to achieving a 30% reduction in the MOD built estate by 2040 & release surplus land for potential housing while delivering receipts and reducing estate running costs.

There is a requirement to provide resources to deliver the programme of activity within the Defence Infrastructure Organisation.

Project Manager skills/experience required -



* Establishment of brief and budgets


* Design development : management of the design team


* Town Planning process : management of the team undertaking activities required to achieve planning


* Procurement process : management of the production of tender documentation appropriate to selected procurement route, management of tender process, evaluation and selection of contractor


* Construction start up : enabling works, site preparation, contractor briefing, mobilisation activities


* Construction : management of process including progress, quality, change control, delay mitigation, contract administration


* Handover : completion certification, commissioning and user training, handover documentation, snagging and defect rectification

In addition need to demonstrate experience of managing the following areas throughout the construction process:



* Health & Safety : familiarity with CDM


* Risk management and mitigation


* Stakeholder engagement


* Dispute avoidance/resolution


* Reporting

Project Manager responsibilities -



* Provides a monthly programme report that identifies progress, key risks and issues.


* Managing the day to day interface between businesses as usual and Portal, ensuring that this relationship is positive and productive and that the correct balance is maintained


* Coordinated Portal Programme based answers to PQ and other official questions.


* Project initiation and definition of required deliverable and governance models


* Planning across all stages of the project lifecycle and obtaining appropriate levels of sign-off


* Ensuring projects are delivered to agreed time, cost, quality and compliance objectives


* Management of the project on a day to day basis to deliver in line with agreed project plans


* Execution of project plan, monitoring progress and taking all necessary actions and escalations where appropriate


* Reporting progress at agreed intervals to the project board


* Engaging and communicating effectively with key business and client stakeholders


* Ability to apply an appropriate level of challenge to ensure positive outcome


* Risk identification, documentation and impact assessment, including action mitigation


* Issue and dependency management with appropriate stakeholder communication


* Provision of accurate project and financial status updates


* To ensure that the status of the Programme is communicated effectively at the various internal and external Boards.


* Produce programme status reports (according to the guidelines defined by the EO Programme Management Office) for presentation to each of the Governance Boards.


* Management and accountable for the programme risks, issues, dependencies and other governance logs.


* Ensure communication of key business information and messages in line with MoD and DIO policies.

If you are a Project Manager & meet the experience required above please call/mail me asap.

Thank you.


James/Number 8 Resourcing Ltd
Please note the CV submission deadline.
Please don't apply if you don't have the experience or clearance!


  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: 3 months approx
  • Rate: 405-540 Per Day Umb/Paye option
  • Location: Various, England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Other
  • Recruiter: Number 8 Resourcing Ltd
  • Contact: James Christie
  • Tel: 2087472161
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: D26381and
  • Posted: 2017-12-21 10:09:48 -

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