Programme Name: LCST
Location: Bristol/Hybrid (1-2 days in the Bristol, Uk office a week)
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We are in search of a Junior Project Manager supporting the medical commissioning team within the Leidos Europe division based in Bristol, UK.
The role will require...
- Leading the team to ensure maximum performance, by providing purpose, direction, and motivation
- Leading initiatives from concept to delivering of proposal and receiving approval from the customer including risk mitigation
- Coordinating internal and external resources to ensure that proposal adhere to scope provided by customer with in timelines agreed
- Establishing and maintain relationships with relevant client stakeholders, providing day-to-day contact on initiative status and changes
Duties & Responsibilities:
- Manage the flow and capture of new initiatives from customer
- Develop and maintain partnerships with partners, including vendors and internal stakeholders
- Lead the initiative refinement activities by collaborating with relevant stakeholders
- Work with internal teams and partners to develop solution and schedule that aligns with organisation roadmap and customers expectation
- Work with Finance team for collation of resource and commodity costs that form part of proposal
- Work with Commercial team for assurance of proposal before submitting to customer
- Providing updates to the customers on regular basis and managing customer expectations effectively
- Adherence to governance and tools defined by PMO
- Adherence to quality and performance standards and assessing risks
- Report risks to the appropriate management channels and escalate issues, as necessary, according to Integrated Master Schedule
- Support LCST Responsible Persons to ensure compliance with Good Distribution Practice (GDP) activities, where applicable.
Skill & Experience Required:
- In-depth project management experience
- An asset - professional certification such as PMP or PRINCE2
- Strong attention to deadlines and governance guidelines
- Proven success working with all levels of management
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Excellent presentation skills
Intrigued? We’d love to hear from you...
What we do for you:
At Leidos we are PASSIONATE about customer success, UNITED as a team and INSPIRED to make a difference. We offer meaningful and engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance. We provide an employment package that attracts, develops and retains only the best in talent. Our reward scheme includes:
Contributory Pension Scheme
Private Medical Insurance
33 days Annual Leave (including public and privilege holidays)
Access to Flexible benefits (including life assurance, health schemes, gym memberships, annual buy and sell holidays and a cycle to work scheme)
Commitment to Diversity:
We welcome applications from every part of the community and are committed to a truly diverse and inclusive culture. We foster a sense of belonging, welcoming all perspectives and contributions, and providing equal access to opportunities and resources for everyone. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know, and we will respond in a way that best fits your needs.
Who we are:
The Logistics Commodities & Services Transformation (LCST) Programme for the UK Ministry of Defence is a critical effort to enhance and improve the UK’s defence supply chain. The programme provides essential services such as storage and distribution for the MOD's materiel, including a global freight service and the procurement and inventory management of 70,000 commodity NATO Stock Number (NSNs).
Working together as Team Leidos we are helping to transform the UK's defence supply chain by providing an integration of a complex mixture of services, at low risk, using a modern suite of systems that will deliver one version of the truth. For the first time, the MOD will see the whole picture, as it is happening.
What Makes Us Different:
Purpose: you can use your passion and abilities at Leidos to keep the people you care about safe. We are at the forefront of machine learning, AI, cyber security and solutions. Using your skills in the technology frontline by helping to build a safer world. You can inspire change.
Collaboration: having flexibility to do your job is one of our core benefits, enabling you to become part of our extraordinary team. We have been empowering our people to work flexibly for years. Whether you work from home, the office or on customer sites, we will give you the digital tools and the flexibility to work smarter and align your needs and ours.
People: Leidos empowers people from every background to be themselves and gives you the tools to learn new skills by enabling growth whilst developing. We believe that extraordinary people need opportunities to grow, to be inspired and to inspire others. At Leidos, we invest in technical academies, career rotations and a career development plans that enhance your future.
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.