Role description

  • Prepare plans, schedules and budgets for projects in the Commercial Proposals and/or Projects-For-Us category, according to the Proposal Management Procedure
  • Create project documentation for project planning, requirements analysis, risk management, project execution and reporting
  • Developing project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Execute and lead projects as assigned; ensure that the projects are executed according to plan delivering high quality, according to customer requirements, within the timeline and budget agreed to for the project
  • Regularly communicate with project team members to ensure a good understanding of the tasks required to execute the project, and identify issues and drive decisions to reduce project blockages
  • Identify risks and manage these according to the company’s risk management procedure
  • Manage changes to project scope, schedule and/or cost
  • Monitor and report on the progress of the project’s deliverables against the project’s schedule and budget
  • Ensure that quality and safety standards are adhered to

For Commercial Proposal projects, provide the required information for the achievement of payment milestones to the Contract Manager, and ensure that the Client is provided with the invoice and milestone achievement documentation

Knowledge, Experience and Skills

As the company is organized as a Strong Matrix organization, it is required that the project manager is able to work with multiple teams, within the multiple functional areas of the company, while functionally reporting to the Executive Manager, Product Lines. The Product Lines department comprises project managers, the Contract Manager and, aircraft integration and product safety specialists

  • 10 years of project management experience; defense industry preferred
  • Proven track record of leading a team and delivering projects on time within budget
  • Bachelor degree and/or equivalent technical qualification in Electronic or Mechanical Engineering
  • Project Management qualification/certification, such as PMP or Prince2, is an advantage

Nikita is a recruitment consultant with international recruitment experience across the MENA region. She specialises in projects in IT, Digital Transformation and Net Zero industries including Nuclear.

Nikita Seth