Project Manager Professional - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-21
Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Eng
United Kingdom

Title: Project Manager Professional

Location: GB-ENG-Leatherhead

Job Number: 1075656



1.

BACKGROUND

KBR Government Services delivers and supports our clients to deliver unique, fast-paced and challenging projects throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Our numerous capabilities range from delivering effective overseas life support services to the military, to providing programme management services for some of the world’s largest infrastructure projects and even transforming Police forensics through technology.

Each day is different and offers new challenges to support our diverse range of clients which include UK and overseas Governments.

Our experience is characterised by an unwavering commitment to technical innovation, cost optimisation, safety, quality and state-of-the-art project execution.

Central to our ability to execute projects is our people.

We are looking for

motivated and adaptable

Project Management Professionals who are passionate about delivering client satisfaction

in an ever-changing sector to a broad range of clients.

3.

Qualifications, Experience and Skills

Qualifications:

Essential

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Hold, have held or eligible to apply for UK based security clearance (UK residency)

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Educated to degree level within an engineering, law or business related field or equivalent experience

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Reasonable time spent as a postgraduate with experience in Project Management in a deliver or consultancy based environment with a range of project and client facing experience.

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Post Graduate qualification (MBA, Masters or PhD) preferred, but will consider valid experience.

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Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (both written and oral).

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Understanding of business practises and market trends.

Desirable

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Membership of a suitable professional body eg. APM, or PMI

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Project Management qualification eg. PRINCE2 Practitioner, Agile Project Management Practitioner, APM Registered Project Professional

Experience and Skills:

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Able to successfully manage time, plans and workload to achieve agreed tasks in a timely way.

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Excellent verbal and written communication skills including report writing and presentation skills, with good attention to detail.

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Good interpersonal skills, capable of working independently or collaboratively as part of a wider team on a number of concurrent projects as required.

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Ability to comfortably and effectively liaise with clients

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Confidence to deal with people at all levels, both internal and external to the organisation.

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Able to integrate and balance big-picture concerns and issues with day-to-day activities and tasks.

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Familiarity of the issues/problems facing public sector organisations

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Proficiency with MS Office tools: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook

4.

Core Responsibilities and Duties

The nature of the role will require flexibility and willingness to respond to changes dictated by the nature of the projects covered, the geographical location and fast-paced environment.

The role will require supporting a wide spectrum of projects and programmes with management consultancy input.

Some assignments may be brief, others may require extended support.

National and overseas travel may be required.

Job: Project Management