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Assistant Project Manager | Bristol

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The opportunity: 

We are looking for a Assistant Project Manager to join the business and be part of delivering world class Electronic Warfare & Intelligence Surveillance Target Acquisition Reconnaissance (EW & ISTAR) technologies to the UK MoD and partners. This is an excellent opportunity to further develop your project management skillset by working alongside and assisting senior project managers across the business unit with a variety of tasks as you deliver leading technologies to MoD customers.


What will you be doing: 

As a Assistant Project Manager you will be: 

  •        Working alongside delivery teams to successfully deliver projects.

  •        Assisting project managers with the day to day delivery, schedules and upkeep of projects.

  •        Continuously learning new skills to develop your career in project management.

  •        Building and managing key sub contractual relationships.


Skills for success: 

  •                 Some experience within project management positions.

  •                 Understanding of project management principles such as;

  •        EVM, PBS, WBS, OBS and schedules.

  •                 Experience producing internal and external project reports.

  •                 A real team player attitude, able to communicate at all levels.


We know that there is no such thing as perfection, and we don’t want you to be put off from applying. If you are excited about the role, have most of the skills or experience we are looking for, and feel you would be a good fit we would still love to hear from you. 

What we look for: 

Growth is in our DNA, we look for you to be collaborative and innovative. As an Assistant Project Manager within the business you will have opportunities to grow your career and learn a number of new skills whilst building your confidence and expertise within the role.


As this is an Assistant position one of the most important things for us is finding someone who is always looking to grow and embrace challenges head on. Throughout your time in the business we will support you through mentoring, coaching and qualifications.


What's in it for you: 


Elbit Systems UK is at the forefront of technological innovation within our industry and as our presence grows in the UK, we want to recruit talented individuals to build a cohesive and diverse group on numerous projects.  

Working together is central to our culture. We offer a total rewards package including support for flexible working and development with us. Some of the things you can expect from us are: 

·       Flexitime and flexible working including holiday purchase  

·       25 days annual leave + UK bank holidays increasing with length of service 

·       Secure your financial future with our pension package, life and critical care cover 

·       Healthcare including employee assistance programme 

·       Discounts, free gifts, wellbeing support and more through Perkbox 

·       Make your money go further with salary sacrifice bikes, technology and electric vehicles 

·       Professional membership fee covered 

·       Family-friendly policies including enhanced family leave 

·       Hybrid working. We are hybrid first for every role where that is possible, some of our roles are based with our clients, or have security classification restrictions. Where it is within our control roles are hybrid first 


About Elbit 


Elbit Systems UK are a Defence, Technology and Aerospace company working on a range of technologies for both military and civilian applications. We are new to the UK but our global presence in over 17 countries and over $4B in sales has enabled us to rapidly grow, and we are looking for you to join us on that journey.  


We have an open collaborative environment where people are encouraged and supported to bring their best. Respect and honesty are at our core and our ambitions are big.  


It’s fast paced, driven and creativity is at our core to achieve our best work. We’re a trusted and progressive business and we help our people grow with us. 


Please note: due to the nature of the work we carry out you will be required to obtain security clearance and therefore we are only able to consider those that have the right to work in the UK. 

Join us in redefining the future.  

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