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Senior Portfolio Manager

Salary: £28

Location: Washington

Job type: Contract

Category: Management

Opportunities like this don't come around often… would you like the challenge of supporting a business making an impact on some of the biggest projects in the UK defence market right now? Do you have what it takes? Yes? Then this is the job for you!! Due to continued investment, this manufacturing business at the cutting edge of technology is searching for the perfect Senior Portfolio Manager to join their growing team in Washington on an initial 12-month contract. This role pays £28 per hour. The successful candidate will be awarded with this phenomenal opportunity to work with a true leader on some of the biggest challenges and most advanced technologies in the industry. The Role Within the Senior Portfolio Manager role, you'll be responsible for: Providing professional Project Management across a number of projects within a portfolio of Heavy Munitions Products. Taking responsibility for delivery of the projects included within their portfolio. Identifying and developing follow on business opportunities related to their portfolio of products. Financially plan and achieve acceptable business financial objectives for orders, sales, gross margin and cash. You To succeed within the Senior Portfolio Manager role, you'll have experience in a similar position, and you'll ideally have the following skills: The role will be based at the Washington site but the successful candidate must be willing to travel and spend time at other locations, as necessitated by the role. Degree-level qualification or comparable experience, with demonstrable Project Management delivery experience, ideally from a comparable industry (Defence). Formal training in Project Management (accredited by APM, PMI or PRINCE), with knowledge of scheduling and risk software tools (e.g. MS Project & Predict!), as well as experience of SAP Proven track record of managing projects to time, cost and quality. Background This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to: Work on complex, cutting-edge projects Achieve a work/life balance Work on long term contracts Develop your skills at a prestigious company Gain security clearance APPLY NOW If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Senior Portfolio Manager, please send your CV to the Aerospace and Defence team via the 'apply now' button. Not currently available? We'd still like to hear from you! This business is growing considerably in the upcoming months, and JAM will be supporting with the pipelining for their contract labour. ***PLEASE NOTE: Start dates are imminent so apply now!!!*** JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position. View our latest jobs today on our website and follow us on Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn


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