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Senior Project Manager

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22 Apr 2024

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Job Title: Senior Project Manager
Location: Ashton Vale, Bristol
Compensation: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF55479

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Senior Project Manager at our Bristol site.

The role
As a Senior Project Manager, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You'll be one of our Senior Project Managers, overseeing and delivering complex projects across several engineering contracts. Providing day-to-day operational management of a team of project staff, you'll be responsible for the timely and cost-effective delivery of products and services to our customers.

Day to day, you'll provide overall operational and strategic management of assigned tasks projects within your project team, as well as:

  • The project management of complex engineering projects ensuring that the delivery teams understand cost, time and quality requirements and remain coordinated in their approach to delivering agreed scope of work.
  • Provide end-to-end delivery throughout the project lifecycle, you'll also be responsible for supporting with requirement capture, scoping, technical and commercial solutions and the generation of pricing models and proposal documents.
  • Provide effective risk management to ensure that the business' risk exposure is kept to a minimum and is effectively managed throughout the project.
  • Ensure that effective change management is applied to projects, balancing flexibility to changing customer requirements with the need for robust commercial agreements.
  • Define acceptance criteria for contracted deliverables and production of professional handover documentation to ensure timely close-out of milestones and projects as well as technical handover to our operational teams.

This role is a hybrid role with 1-2 days onsite at our Bristol site. There is also a possibility of traveling to Devonport once every 2 weeks.

Essential experience of the Senior Project Manager:

  • Considerable experience in the advanced application of Project Management techniques in a relevant technical project environment.
  • Experience in leading and managing a team of project staff, providing direction and motivation.
  • Experience managing projects with differing demands and deadlines.
  • Great financial management to ensure a high level of profitability on projects.
  • Experience delivering solutions with a diverse team of both internal resource teams and external supply chains.

Qualifications for the Senior Project Manager:

  • APM PMQ, Chartered status or equivalent (advantageous)

The successful candidate must be able to achieve BPSS security clearance for this role.

Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Matched contribution pension scheme up to 8% of salary, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows most employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • 'Be Kind Day' enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

Babcock International
For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities, and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

Closing date: 15/04/2024


Be Part of Something Big.

From supporting national defence to saving lives and protecting communities, Babcock provides critical, complex engineering services in the UK and internationally.

Babcock delivers vital services and manages complex assets on behalf of their customers across three key markets; defence, emergency services and civil nuclear. You could be part of this, leveraging their technology, expertise, infrastructure and assets to ensure delivery for their customers, for whom failure is not an option.

Career Opportunities at Babcock

Working for Babcock will give you the opportunity to develop your career, with fantastic prospects for promotion, along with the ability to learn transferrable skills and earn nationally recognised qualifications.

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