About the Role:
A well known public sector body that looks after the defence of the realm is looking for a project planner to work at their site in the South West. They are working on a new project involved in Dismounted Close Combat or DCC and are doing so in conjunction with other public sector bodies. As such this is one of the best places to build your network into several places at the same time.
The project is very much a technical one and you will be lending technical support to the project manager there as well as stepping into his position when the project manager isn't on site. This includes project management of the Common Battlefield Test Facility (CBTF) and advice to the DSTL and FATS tasking. As it is technical and dealing with some of the biggest names in defence you have the opportunity to make yourself well known in the industry, helping you secure future contracts, possibly as a project manager.
- Project Management experience on technical projects. Ideally, experience in the land domain (specifically soldier systems).
- Projects Knowledge of industry standard methods and tools eg MSP Experience of working successfully with staff and representatives from business teams to deliver business change initiatives
- Experience of working successfully in large; complex organisations
- SC cleared
- A military background or experience on defence projects would be ideal.
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