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Project Manager | Bristol

Reference: 106216 / 282

The opportunity:

We are looking for an experienced Project Manager to join our team with the ability to manage and deliver the strategic and operational plans for all Bids & Projects.


What will you be doing:

As a Project Manager you will:

  •        Manage and execute contracts/projects from kick-off through to completion.

  •        Lead the Development team and manage sub-contractor arrangements

  •        Manage the customer relationship, expectations and provide regular updates.

  •        Resolve delivery issues as they arise, across all business functions, in order to achieve the business case requirements and customer commitments.

  •        Manage the commercials of the project, ensuring payment milestones are achieved and invoiced for in a timely manner.

Skills for success:

  •        Experience in managing a team of high-performing individuals

  •        A proven track record in all elements of project control, risk management and resource planning

  •        Experience with costing, scheduling and scoping multi-million-pound projects

  •        Knowledge of Reporting Metrics, experience in Earned Value Management essential


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 a successful project manager in this team you will be confident and an excellent communicator both written and face to face, with the ability to influence and negotiate with partners across the business.


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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