AIRPORT/AIRLINE: The ideal Candidate will have a solid base of IT knowledge and experience; ideally Prince2 qualified and competent in MS Project. Relevant experience of working in Airports, Government security project or similar environments will be a big advantage. The role will include a mixture of office based, field based and visiting customer sites so will suit someone who wants a varied role.
Experience of working in an international environment and working with or for large System Integrators will be advantageous.
An exciting opportunity for an ambitious and motivated Project Manager to join a rapidly expanding, dynamic company. Working in Airport and Government Security projects in the Biometric systems industry, covering software development, product engineering and deployments, you will have the opportunity to work with high profile and leading edge technology and with some of the world’s most prestigious organisations. Being part of a fast growing company means that no two days will be the same, and the demands will vary from day to day.
Commercial, Financial and Risk Management – must have a sound understanding of financials and able to manage a P&L
Customer and 3rd party Management, working occasionally independently in a customer environment. Co-ordinating internal teams, sub-contractors and managing multiple customers whilst ensuring the commercial interests of the business are represented
Management of internal resources – ranging from s/w development team, product design/ engineering, Quality Assurance and local installation resources
Create clear and attainable project objectives, building the project requirements, and managing the constraints of the project management triangle; cost, time and quality.
Minimum 3+ years of Project Management Experience
Capable of managing multiple workstreams, through excellent prioritisation skills and keeping calm under pressure
PMI/PMP/Prince2 qualification desirable
A technical background would be useful (as an Engineer or SW developer)
Experience of Government Projects, Airport/Airline, Security or Biometrics an advantage
Experience of projects in East Asia or Middle East an advantage
Must have a sound understanding of financials and able to manage risk logs and produce similar project documentation
Competent in MS project and all other MS office core applications. Able to produce and review documentation to a high standard
Must have excellent time management and organizational skills
Speak and writes fluent English
French speaking or other languages an advantage.
Duration: 6-12 months +
Rate: Please quote your best day rate or expected salary.
Client will consider freelance or full time employees for this role.