£ 500.00 - £ 585.00 per day
25219 Programme Office Manager
 
P3M is at the heart of the new Army Operating Model to enable the effective management of the Army Change Portfolio. This currently comprises c40 programmes with a total 10 year investment of c16Bn.  
 
 
 
Role & Responsibilities  
We are looking for experienced and skilled individuals to provide proactive and targeted P3M subject matter expertise, advice and support as required to the Portfolio, Sub-Portfolio and Programme offices within the Army Change Portfolio.  
 
Duties will include leading on and providing support to areas such as:  •
Programme/PMO delivery management  •
Benefits management  •
Risk, Issues & Opportunities management  •
Assumptions & Dependencies management  •
Planning, Scheduling & Resourcing  •
Leadership, Comms & Stakeholder Engagement  •
Governance  •
Assurance & Compliance  •
Change Control and Configuration Management  •
MI reporting  
 
The individual must have a background in complex project/programme delivery with excellent communication skills and the ability to engage confidently with internal and external stakeholders at various levels of seniority. They should be able to use their own initiative, thinking creatively to resolve problems and conflicts but also work to established processes. Comfortable in a busy and changing environment, they must be sufficiently skilled and flexible to support a range of different P3M subject areas.  
 
Key tasks & deliverables
Key tasks and deliverables will be based on the subject areas in the person specification including the creation of key programme documentation.  
 
Additional Requirements
The applicant must hold at least one formal project or programme management qualification, i.e. MSP, MoP, PRINCE2, APM, Managing Benefits, MoR; or be a member of a professional body in these areas.
 
 
How to Apply  
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Must have SC / DV Clearance
£ 345.00 - £ 345.00 per day
25078 - Project Manager - Bristol - £341 UMB - must have DV clearance
   
Client  
   MOD
Role & Responsibilities  
The post holder is responsible for the overall programme and day to day running of their projects, this includes management of studies, design, development, production, support and/or integration of specialist systems.  
This is to be completed whilst keeping within allocated financial budgets, commercial guidelines and agreed timescales as well as undertaking the following: Programme/project management Guidance on the content and staffing equipment requirement documents, procurement strategies and business case submission. Acquisition through life management plans. Staffing contract documentation through commercial and finance staff. Chair meetings. Safety and environmental management plans and safety case reports and chair safety meetings. Risk management plans and risk registers for projects, including risk reviews during project meetings. Monitor and control financial aspects of each project or contract.  
Produce forecasts of outturn and support the EP planning process. Prepare technical briefs, costing analysis, status reports and meeting minutes/notes. Liaison with all relevant agencies. Experience of managing Information Communication Technology (ICT projects). Experience of the MOD/DE&S assurance process to achieve gated submissions. The post holder must be able to work under his/her own initiative with minimal supervision, have a flexible approach to the day tasks required of a project manager and cope with a challenging workload. Good communication skills in dealing with customers, contractors etc and a sound knowledge of DE&S procurement processes. DV clearance is essential and must be a sole UK National
Experience of managing Information Communication Technology (ICT projects). Experience of the MOD/DE&S assurance process to achieve gated submissions.
 
 
Closing Date  
   16/10 10.30am
How to Apply  
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Must have DV Clearance
£ 315.00 - £ 315.00 per day
22194 - Project Manager - £315 UMB - Portsdown West - ASAP - 16/06/2018
   
Client  
DSTL
   
Role & Responsibilities
  •  The Project Manager (PM) is accountable for leading the successful delivery of a project to time, cost and quality, operating within the bounds of their mandate and authorised Integrated Project Plan (IPP).
 
Designing, planning, and implementing a project which delivers the desired outputs, set out in the Project Mandate. Defining the project's governance framework including monitoring and control regime, stakeholder engagement, risk and issue management, quality and assurance, information management, resource management, procurement plan. Identifying, managing and mitigating the project risks (Technical, Financial, Commercial, Health and Safety, Environmental, Security). Ensuring the appropriate capabilities (people, relationships, infrastructure, knowledge, licences to practice) are employed in the execution of the project. Tasking and management of external contracts, liaising with the Division Procurement Rep, Commercial, IP and others as appropriate Implementing Dstl's policies and processes and ensuring compliance with the Management System. Establishing, maintaining and controlling project documentation and management information. Leading change management within permitted project tolerances; adapting plans to meet changing customer, capability and business requirements and priorities. Defining tasks and success criteria and providing individuals with performance feedback. Enabling development of staff through project activities. Creating a positive working environment that aligns with Dstl Principles, supports diversity and enables staff working on their project to excel. Championing the development of Project Management. They hold specific accountability for: Recommending: o An IPP for delivery of the project o At project completion that information and knowledge has been captured and shared appropriately Deciding: o The acceptance of any deliverables provided by external organisations, taking advice from PTA, LTR and TP as appropriate.
 
Closing Date  
16/10 17.30   
How to Apply  
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Must have SC / DV Clearance
£ 35.00 - £ 42.00 per hour
Software Engineers - Nationwide
 
We are looking for 20 + Software Engineers who have experience in any or a combination of the following
 
- LDRA
- Verification
- C++
- DO-178 (A, B or C)
 
Most of the roles are in a Defence environment so SC or DV Clearance will be an advantage
 
Pkease contact Sarah Clisby - 01489 232 080 or s.clisby@englandassociates.co.uk
£ 475.00 - £ 475.00 per day
24655 - Financial Analyst, MOD Core, Bristol, 6 months, £475 UMB  
   
Client  
   MOD
Role & Responsibilities
  •  The role can be deployed across the entirety of the Finance function, either into Project Control or Finance and Accounting Roles. As such the role will be responsible for the execution of designated tasks and processes and the delivery of outputs to ensure that costs are identified, managed and controlled, providing support as necessary to ensure outputs meet cost identification and reporting requirements, including those of DE&S and Departmental finance systems. In a Finance and Accounting roles you will typically be responsible for General Ledger management, financial statements, posting entries to the GL, ensuring compliance with financial accounting treatment policy and reporting standards, and maintenance of the chart of accounts. In addition, there is responsibility for the consistency and accuracy of Bespoke Trading Entity and Equipment Plan management accounts, planning and budgeting and in-year management performance reporting (including population of MOD financial system). Within Project Control roles you will provide Cost Control experience for Delivery teams with regard to Financial Planning, In-Year Management, Risk, accruals and Business case assurance ensuring project/work package budgets are accurately captured and maintained within the appropriate financial and MI systems and produce regular forecast of outturn covering the in-year position and the estimate at completion (EAC) and that these are accurately reported in Departmental submissions such as the Annual Budgeting Cycle and Quarterly Cost Reviews. Combat systems has recently merged with Naval authority Group and the HQ, and needs Financial support to help rationalise the accounting across the 3 areas, whilst supporting summer costings and QRPC activities. The role is a key part of the Bespoke Trading Entity (BTE) Accounting for Fleet, and will deliver a range of Operating costs inputs.
 
Closing Date  
   09/10/2017 15:00pm
How to Apply  
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Must have SC / DV Clearance
£ 355.00 - £ 355.00 per day
24943 - Commerical Officer, DSTL Portsdown West or Porton Down, 120 days £355 UMB  
   
Client  
   DSTL
Role & Responsibilities
  •  Dstl is responsible for designing, developing and applying the very latest in science and technology for the benefit of UK defence and security, across government. We work with the best people with the best ideas around the world - from very small companies to world-class universities, large defence companies and sometimes other nations. We are looking for CTW (Contracted Temporary Worker) procurement professionals to provide procurement support to multiple areas of our business, whilst supporting the development of effective contractual relationships with external supplier base. The CTW will be required to place Research contracts in line with Dstl / MOD commercial policy. The requirements will be varied and require an understanding of MOD procurement policy to ensure a fair and compliant process is followed at all times.
Main Duties and Responsibilities  
$2022; Providing procurement and commercial service [within delegated authority limits] ensuring contracts and suppliers meet Dstl's requirements for operational and contractual delivery.  
$2022; Managing procurements through the development and implementation of effective contracts with appropriate suppliers, considering internal needs and supply market characteristics.  
$2022; Using a range of EU compliant procurement routes and tools as appropriate.  
$2022; Developing market and commodity intelligence, making use of internal and external data.  
$2022; Making use of effective procurement approaches and processes.  
$2022; Providing direct support and advice as appropriate, including acting as the 'advisor' on issues such as commercial approaches, evaluation processes and negotiation strategies.  
$2022; Developing strong relationships with stakeholders in order to fully understand their needs  
$2022; Using a range of supplier performance monitoring techniques to ensure business objectives are being achieved.  
$2022; Developing an understanding of the external supplier base supporting the Divisions. Skills and Experience Required  
 
Domain Knowledge - Contracting and procurement in the Defence and Security Environment. - Contracting for research. - Working knowledge of DSPCR and/or PCR.  - OJEU Experience would be beneficial Experience & Skills Essential  - Knowledge of EU Regulations - Contract management  
About you: - Experience of managing many stakeholders to provide resolutions to contractual issues. - Experience of successfully delivering effective supply chain management. - Excellent communication skills. - The ability to engage in robust negotiations while simultaneously building respect and strong relationships. - Experience of ensuring consistent and high quality commercial responses to contract and tender enquiries, balanced with meeting situational deadlines. - A flexible and resourceful approach with experience of identifying and securing win-win situations through effective influencing.
Formal Qualifications Required (Fieldglass - Additional Qualifications Required)
MCIPS accreditation or similar
Evaluation Criteria (Please place in order of importance, no more than 7)
1. Recent MOD procurement experience
2. Procurement experience  
3. Public Contract Regulations experience
 
Closing Date  
   03/2010 11.30am
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Must have SC / DV Clearance
£ 40000.00 - £ 65000.00 per annum
Site Manager and Assistant Site Manager - residential build, Hampshire      
CLIENT OVERVIEW:  Our Client is an iconic national house builder that has been listed on the stock market for over 30 years.        
During the 1990s the Group grew organically, establishing an unrivalled track record of consistent growth. Following several successful acquisitions in the nineties the group now delivers over 10,000 units per annum though  network of over 25 house building divisions.        
Job Vacancy: SeniorSite Manager        
         
Reporting to: Area Building Manager        
         
Accountable to: Construction Director        
         
Job Purpose: To establish and manage a site workforce capable of constructing homes in a safe and diligent manner, to the highest possible standard, on time and in line with predetermined cost.        
         
Responsible for:        
         
Staff: Labourer, Forklift Driver, Apprentices Sub- Contractors and Utility Providers.        
         
Budgets: To manage the construction process of all new homes in an efficient manner thus ensuring that costs are kept within budget        
         
Scope: The Construction Department in an Operating Company is responsible for the company's developments which will vary from time to time including, any of the product range and both greenfield and brownfield locations; ensuring construction of a quality product, safely, within agreed budgets        
and timescales and works particularly closely with the Sales Department to ensure Customer satisfaction.        
         
The Department also ensures the company's policy on Health & Safety and the requirements of Health & Safety Legislation are met and safe working practices are actively encouraged.        
The post holder is responsible for effectively managing and  controlling all aspects of the build process on a development, as specified.        
         
Key Responsibilities:        
1. To comply with the company Build Policy and Procedures.        
2. Supervise and co-ordinate staff, Sub-Contractors, material suppliers and Utility providers to ensure an efficient method of build to the required build quality and build programme.        
3. Scheduling work to be carried out to ensure production targets are achieved and high quality of product is maintained.        
4. Ensure that production targets are met whilst producing the highest quality of product and ensuring costs are kept within budget.        
5. Effective daily use of appropriate company Information Systems and databases.        
6. Comply with Site Managers responsibilities as laid down in the Group's Health,        
Safety & Environment Policy and complete the relevant documentation on a weekly/monthly basis.        
7. At all times comply with company policies, procedures and instructions.        
8. Implement new ideas and methods and continue to seek ways of both improving contribution to the organisation's goals and enhancing the reputation of the company.        
9. Liase with Sales department and customers to ensure the highest possible Customer Care performance/ satisfaction and complete all relevant inspections and documentation.        
10. Direct liaison with Sales, Technical and Commercial departments ensuring that up  
to date records of all site activities are retained, thereby achieving cost/quality        
control; and report on the same to Contracts Managers/Construction Director.        
11. Lead, motivate, communicate with, develop, appraise and performance manage    
staff to ensure staff are fully motivated to achieve best performance to meet the        
company's needs.        
EXPERIENCE & SKILL SET RQUIREMENTS: To apply you should ideally have a carpentry or bricklaying background, followed by several years specific site management experience with a large volume builder.        
SALARY & BENEFITS: To attract the right skills and quality candidates the company can offer an attractive salary including a basic salary to £35-65k, pension, life assurance, company car / allowance and annual bonus scheme.        
TO APPLY: Please contact Jordan Shepherd, Specialist Residential Recruiter, on 01489 232080 or email your interest to j.shepherd@englandassociates.co.uk      
£ 30.00 - £ 30.00 per hour
UK
System Software Engineers - UK wide   
 
 
I have a number of System Software Engineer roles in Defence for a private client.  Ideally you will have a minimum of SC Clearance and an HM Forces background.
 
Rates are between £30 - £40.00 per hour (Dependent upon experience) and outside IR35.
 
Please contact me ASAP for further details
 
 
How to Apply  
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Must have SC / DV Clearance
£ 38000.00 - £ 53000.00 per annum
Job Title:  Quantity Surveyor  
Location: Berkshire
Salary: £38,000 - £53,000 + benefits
Start date: ASAP     
 
A highly respected, family owned construction company are currently looking for a Quantity Surveyor to join the team. The role is site based in Slough, but there may be times when you are based in the regional office at Theale. The ideal person will have education and commercial office experience.
 
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Pre-start reviewing design, contract and cost plan allowances with team
  • Attending and contributing to design team and client project meetings
  • Take off BQ's from drawings and specifications (must be competent to do this for all packages from groundworks through to finishes)
  • Preparing and sending out tender packages, negotiating orders with trades and putting together subcontract orders
  • Carrying out site measures and valuations again subcontractor applications including issuing payment and withholding notices
  • Preparing client applications and variation accounts
  • Preparing and maintaining the procurement schedule and warranty tracker.
  • Managing and supporting any junior staff if applicable to site
  • Preparing monthly CVR report to run through and agree with the visiting Commercial Manager
 
Personal specification:
  • Someone who has recently had sole project responsibility
  • £10m project so education experience
  • Commercial office experience
  • Refurbishment and demolition experience
 
Rewards and benefits:
  • The salary ranges from £38k - £53k  dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.
 
If you would like more information on this role and are interested, please email your CV to e.stein@englandassociates.co.uk
£ 20000.00 - £ 30000.00 per annum
Job Title:  Assistant Quantity Surveyor  
Location: Surrey and West Sussex
Salary: £20k - £30k + benefits
Start date: ASAP     
 
A highly respected, family owned construction company are currently looking for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join the team. The individual will work in in and around the Surrey and West Sussex area, covering Worthing, Woking, Cobham and Walton-on-Thames.  The ideal person will have absolute tier 1 background in educational and healthcare.
 
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Support the team on projects
  • Supporting the Quantity Surveyors on cost control of projects
 
Personal specification:
  • Ideally educational/healthcare knowledge
  • Understanding of the construction industry
  • Ideally tier 1 background
 
Rewards and benefits:
  • The salary ranges from £20k - £30k  dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.
 
If you would like more information on this role and are interested, please email your CV to e.stein@englandassociates.co.uk
 
£ 30000.00 - £ 45000.00 per annum
Job Title: Quantity Surveyor
Location: Surrey  
Salary: £30k - £45k (dependent on experience) + benefits  
Start date: ASAP     
 
A highly respected, family owned construction company are currently looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join the team. The individual will work in in and around the Surrey and West Sussex area, including Worthing, Woking, Cobham and Walton-on-Thames. The ideal candidate will have worked with main contractors and have tier 1 background.
 
Roles and responsibilities:
  • Help oversee cost control of projects
  • Support the team on the projects
  • Calculate materials needed
 
Personal specification:
  • Experience working for main contractors
  • Ideally tier 1 background
  • Ideally educational/healthcare experience
 
Rewards and benefits:
  • The salary ranges from £30k - £45k  dependent on experience, plus benefits- please get in contact if you wish to know more information about this.
 
If you would like more information on this role and are interested, please email your CV to e.stein@englandassociates.co.uk
 
£ 15.00 - £ 17.00 per hour
Carpenter
   
Our client is well known  maintenance company working closely with Social Housing projects nationwide.
   
Seeking a carpenter to work in multiple projects around the Eastbourne area to fit fire doors in communal areas.
 
To be successful you must have experience fitting fire doors and CSCS.
   
To apply please email me your CV to e.robinson@englandassociates.co.uk
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