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|Job Ref:||116281SMK||Employer:||Morson International||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||England||Address:||Post Date:||11/10/2016 09:16|
Purpose of role: The main purpose of the role is to support the collation, updating and analysis of business data using project control processes for projects within Combat Systems. This requires the hands-on use of a range of business systems and Project Control toolsets in support of one of more Control Account Managers. Responsibilities include: Translate contracted requirements into a complete and coherent schedule of work, using work and organisational breakdown structures (WBS/OBS) producing work package definitions, resource plans, and associated documentation. Ensure appropriate task and budget flow down enabling the monitoring of achievement both within the project team and for external providers. Ensure the project's requirements are formally captured and configured including the means to record and manage head and sub contract alignment. Adherence to all Project management and controls procedures and processes. Tasks and Activities: NA schedules, baseline and forecasts, are accurately maintained and updated in accordance with the business reporting cycle. NA the Forward load system is maintained to ensure consistency with the projects' requirements. NA the Risk and Opportunities process including generation of risk reports and schedule & cost risk analysis. NA the Control Account Manager (CAM) Review process including analysis of metrics including Earned Value (EV) data. NA reporting suite for contract review meetings in accordance with the reporting cycle. NA customer reports. Technical Skills The candidate will need good knowledge of project management practices and processes including Planning, cost control, earned value management and risk and opportunity management, with the ability to analyse and present data allowing informed decision making. PC literate with good working knowledge of the MS Office suite (particularly MS Excel) and a sound knowledge of planning toolsets MS Project. (Primavera P6 would also be desirable) Skills and Challenges Good attention to detail with strong organisation skills. Working knowledge of Earned Value principles. Working knowledge of scheduling, project tracking, critical path analysis, baseline and change management. Understanding of risk and opportunity management including both schedule and cost risk analysis. Ability to work under pressure & deliver outputs in tight timescales. Understand the principles of bid and estimating processes.|
Qualifications & Skills: Good knowledge of project management principles (APM Certified desirable).
To apply for this position, you must be eligible to live and work in the UK and either possess or be able to obtain UK MOD Security Clearance to SC Level.