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Lead Planning, Monitoring & Control Professional (Controls)

  • Cumbria
  • Contract
  • £45.00 - £50.00 per hour

Lead Planning, Monitoring & Control Professional (Controls)

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Barrow-In-Furness as a Lead Planning, Monitoring & Control Professional.

The role will be an initial 6 month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to manage the PM&C processes of a small project, or a part of a larger, more complex project for our client in the Defence Industry.

Key Responsibilities

  • The individual in this role will manage the PM&C processes of a small project, or a part of a larger, more complex project, (such as a particular work package), or will support a Project Manager or Head of Project with aspects of managing PM&C on a larger project.
  • At this level the incumbent may lead a small team of professional staff (typically up to 5), being responsible for managing their delivery and performance and providing appraisal and support to their development.
  • They will have a level of experience in one or more areas of PM&C practice and be expected to be able to adapt and apply these practices in different circumstances, to develop these practices and to guide and instruct others in their application.

Key skills & qualifications

  • Application of related PM Competencies will be expected at this level.
  • Roles typically require a University Degree, or a substantial amount of practical knowledge gained through experience.
  • Incumbent will be expected have a PM Qualification such as the APM Project Management Qualification.
  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of PM&C policies, processes, procedures and systems.
  • Comprehensive PM&C experience demonstrated in a professional capacity and the specialist skills to ensure procedures are followed with the ability to define the standards which the others will operate. Guides others in application of PM&C processes.
  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of their project.
  • Comprehensive understanding of one or more PM&C tools techniques and practices.
  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the Business environment for their project.
  • Good knowledge and experience of PM governance and assurance processes such as Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBRs). Typically an Assessor for LCM Reviews.
  • Experience of influencing stakeholders both inside and outside the company.
  • Comprehensive understanding of the wider PM&C environment, and of developments and practices in the field.
  • Comprehensive understanding of own project/s, its markets, customers, strategic priorities and culture.
  • Knowledge acquired through job related training and on the job experience with theoretical and practical skills.
  • Experience of building relationships and negotiating outcomes with internal stakeholders.
  • Gathers and analyses information. Supports development of solutions and of implementation approaches.

What we’re looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

Location: Barrow-In-Furness

Rate: £50.00 per hour

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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