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Space Project Manager

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Embedded Software and Electronics

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £65000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Seb Sieroslawski

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0) 207 247 5747

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  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Expiry date:


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Role- Space Project Manager

Salary- £40,000 - 65,000 per annum dependent on experience

Some remote working 

Type- Permanent

Must have the right to work in the UK

Location – Oxfordshire

My client works in the Electronics Manufacturing /Space Sector.

Ideally the candidate needs Space experience 

The Space Project manager will ideally have the following skills:

  • Delivering a variety of projects on time and on budget to customer requirements
  • Managing projects from bid through to execution
  • Ensuring company quality processes are followed
  • Liaise with customer to maintain effective relationships
  • Working with a dynamic team to produce innovative solutions
  • Preparing documentation including proposals, project management plans, change notices
  • Maintaining hands-on control of the program through a process of regular program reviews, design reviews and audits, staff meetings and other program meetings
  • Identifying and managing program risks and opportunities including prioritization, mitigation, escalation, and resolution
  • Support to proposal and business development activities
The Space Project Manager role will involve:

  • Experience managing technical projects
  • Direct experience in design and development of space flight hardware and/or software
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Familiarity with project lifecycle from bid through execution and close down
  • Familiarity with MS Project or other scheduling tools
  • Enthusiastic about space exploration
  • Ability to motivate people
  • Ability to cope with significant workload peaks
  • Self- motivated and able to take initiative
  • University degree in mechanical/aerospace engineering or equivalent
  • Ability to travel as required
If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation
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