Project Manager

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Full Time/Permanent
Engineering, Maintenance
£50,000 to £74,999
£45k - 50k per year
West Midlands
16-04-2024 04:49 PM
14/05/2024 04:50

Project Manager 

Company Car or Car Allowance

Kineton Defence Munitions

Monday - Friday

08:00 - 16.30

25 days holiday + Bank Holidays  (Goes up 1 day a year of employment)

This is an exciting opportunity in which you will manage the delivery of multiple Projects (concept-design-pricing-delivery-handover) for a programme of Billable Works (Projects), ensuring a high-quality output and that all works are delivered on time and within budget, deliver support to customers with technical, professional and specialist knowledge with minimal supervision and use clear communication to deliver technical solutions to customer and client.

This role will include covering sites in Lichfield, Whittington, Northfield so includes company car/ Car allowance.

Key Repsonsibilities as a Project Manager - 

  • Oversee delivery of Billable Works (projects) in accordance with Government Regulatory and Statutory undertakings, complying with all Health & Safety and Environmental standards and policies.
  • Monitor contractors to ensure suitably qualified and experienced operatives are directed to relevant tasks to achieve safe working, timely delivery and required quality and all performance indicators are consistently achieved.
  • Review Risk Assessments and Method Statements to ensure they are to an acceptable standard.
  • Ensure all works are delivered to the relevant H&S standards/rules.
  • Confer with DIO/MOD stakeholders to agree the requirement, manage the design and scope process to provide a tender package. 
  • Work with the clients commercial team to manage the tender process, review and evaluate technical proposals, provide a customer price that is VFM.
  • Support end users and management in providing optimal solutions to customer requirements to resolve end user issues.
  • Deliver works to the MOD’s carbon reduction and sustainability targets.
  • Manage cost and stakeholder expectation through excellent communication and sound commercial decisions to ensure value for money.
  • Work with all stakeholders to support the management and mitigation of contract risk.
  • Ensure appropriate work plans and budgets are in place to achieve programmes and financial commitments, whilst meeting the changing operational need.
  • Progress tasks end to end through the Maximo IT management system
  • Ensure all documentation relating to Billable Works are completed and distributed in a timely manner, including upload to the Sharepoint system.

Qualifications needed to be the successful candidate for the Project Manager position -

  • HND level qualification in a Building/Civil Engineering or Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline or equivalent experience
  • Management level qualification in H&S and Environment (e.g. SMSTS)
  • Developed IT skills (e.g. Excel, Word etc.)

  • Demonstrable experience of supervising staff in Project Management including:

    • Managing contractors
    • Stakeholder management
    • Management of costs
    • Planning, directing and controlling activities
    • Management of Safe Systems of Work

  • Experience of supervising site operations, including:

    • Planning, directing and controlling activities
    • Agreeing scope and priorities of work
    • Proactive performance management
    • Ability to solve problems and make decisions

This role as Project Manager will require you to pass SC Clearance.

Company Benefits -

What We Offer:

  • 6% employer matched pension contribution
  • 25 days annual leave + 1 day extra each year (up to 10 years service)
  • Car or car allowance
  • Single private medial cover
  • Life assurance 2 x base salary

If this role as a Project Manager is of interest please apply or for more information, call the office on 0121 809 199 and ask for Fin.  You can also email on

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