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Lead Project Professional - Delivery

  • Location: Barrow-in-Furness District
  • Salary: Up to £51.89 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 27 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Sophie Tully
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 12-months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 01 September 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH79082_1658419249


An amazing opportunity has come up for a contract Lead Project Professional to join one of the largest UK Defence companies working on some exciting projects, on an initial 12-month contract basis, plus extensions.

I thought it could be of interest to you. Details below…

The Role: Lead Project Professional, Delivery
Contract: 12-months initially plus extensions
Rate: £51.89 per hour umbrella
IR35 status: Inside IR35.
Location: Barrow-In-Furness

Specific Core Duties

  • Support project teams in the management and reporting of R&D projects within the Technology Management portfolio.

  • Ensure all research projects are supported in applying and following a tailored LCM process, adhering to key stage gate reviews with identified key stakeholders, in accordance with the Technology Management process.

  • Coordinate regular monthly financial and progress reporting for all R&D projects within the Technology Management portfolio, and support reporting of the R&D portfolio delivery to the wider business.

  • Manage submission and approval of appropriation requests and purchase requisitions for all research projects within the Technology Management portfolio.

Specific Key Accountabilities & Deliverables

  • Monthly updating of the Technology Management Programme tracker with progress and spend details for all R&D projects within the Technology Management portfolio.

  • Collating quarterly reporting of technical progress reports for all R&D projects within the Technology Management portfolio.

  • Supporting production of the annual R&D report against the agreed plan for the Technology Management portfolio.

  • Ensuring Financial Applications for all R&D projects within the Technology Management portfolio are submitted and supported through the approval process.

  • Ensuring Supply Chain and Commercial are engaged in R&D proposal generation where required, and Purchase Requisitions raised and supported through the procurement process.


If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! To apply for the position, please respond with an up-to-date copy of your CV!

If this role is not for you, I apologise for the confusion! We do however offer a referral scheme and you could gain £200 in vouchers of your choice, if there's anyone you know of that this opportunity could be of interest to then please do let us know!

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position.

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