Project Manager

Project Manager

Job Description

Job ID: 21583
Job Function: Defence
Job Term: Permanent
Job Region: UK & Europe
Posted Date: 24 Jan 2023

Job Overview

TVS are operating as part of Team Leidos, a team of defence and logistics specialists, supporting a major transformation contract providing an end to end supply chain service delivering commodity and inventory savings to the UK Ministry of Defence.

Based at Emersons Green we are now recruiting for a Project Manager on a full time permanent basis working for TVS at the Team Leidos offices at Emersons Green in Bristol as part of a vibrant and dynamic team, committed to transforming the way the MOD works.

Please note we work on a hybrid model of three/four days working from home and one/two days in our offices in Emersons Green, Bristol each week. Therefore, you must be located within reasonable commuting distance to Bristol.

Job Responsibilities

The project team are mainly involved with supporting the project lifecycle of medical equipment sourced for the MOD for deployment to the front lines and military medical facilities throughout the world. Duties will include:

  • Assist with projects over their life cycle (CADMID), managing project outputs and deliverables, ensuring project objectives and benefits are delivered OTIF to cost and quality.
  • Coordinate project trials and testing of equipment as necessary, including air worthiness, environmental and underwater testing.
  • Prioritise and plan delivery of allocated projects from programme of works.
  • Managing spend allocation to enable project success and completion of projects within MoD budgets
  • Stakeholder engagement, often senior military positions, equipment suppliers and manufacturers globally. Developing stakeholder profiles and stakeholder strategy and plans, IOT fulfil the customer’s requirement in line with agreed MoD budgets.
  • Maintain Equipment and Consumable technical product details within the internal IT Product Data Management system (Msys.PDM)
  • Produce and maintain user documents (AESPs) for Medical, Dental and Veterinary equipment
  • Produce project documents, such as project management plans, risk assessments and business cases
  • Deliver project briefs to Stakeholders and Directors during Contract Approval Board (CAB) as required.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Educated to GCSE level or equivalent with grade C or above in 5 subjects including English and Maths, with a demonstrable ability to obtain project management qualification (APMP)
  • Good communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Experience in assisting with successful projects
  • Competent in Microsoft office applications, such as, Word, Excel and Powerpoint and other IT database/ERP/SAP systems
  • Attention to detail and organisational skills, with an ability to stay focused on assigned tasks
  • Experience of writing reports / user documents

Desirable Criteria

  • Understanding of business/commercial processes
  • Previous experience of working in a defence environment

In return for your hard work we offer excellent career progression opportunities and a professional environment where you can acquire, use, and continue developing your skills.

Your package will include:

  • Competitive Salary and pension scheme with life assurance
  • 25 Days Holiday (plus 8 statutory Bank Holidays)
  • Holiday buy-back scheme (5 days)
  • Employee Assistance Programme supporting wellness with immediate access to:
    1. GP consultation and second opinions
    2. Mental health support
    3. Financial and Legal support
    4. Wellbeing and healthy living support
  • Employee referral scheme with financial reward
  • Professional Membership and Study Sponsorship
  • Pass scheme (£100 to undertake training of your choice)

At TVS SCS we encourage and support our employees to realise their potential. They are empowered to take initiative, and achieve high impact results that really make a difference to our business and our customers.

The successful candidate will be required go through a Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) Clearance.

If you require any adjustments to allow you take a full and active part in the selection process, please notify us as part of your application. Please note TVS Supply Chain Solutions is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

TVS have signed the Armed Forces covenant and are a forces friendly employer

Job Location

Bristol - Hybrid

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