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Interim SC Project Manager

Interim SC Project Manager

  • Location

    Surrey, England

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    £400 - £475 per day

  • Contact:

    Jamie Mackinlay

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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A world-famous defence and aerospace organisation has an urgent requirement for an SC cleared Interim Business Support Manager.

If you do not hold SC clearance, please do not apply.

This is a 12month contract offering up to £475 p/d inside IR35 for a candidate to be based in Surrey - remote working is available.

The client is looking for a candidate to provide a link between Sales and Operations, providing practical assistance in working with MOD. This role is a hands-on role that could be suitable for a Project Manager with Business Development experience.

As a Business Support Manager, you will be responsible for supporting the sales manager to achieve the business goals. This role will require a mix of BD, technical and PM skills. This role will act as a bridge between capture and delivery, working mainly on back-office actions to make sure that the front office runs efficiently.

Key Skills

  • Customer Relationship and negotiation experience
  • Engineering experience to support multiple opportunities
  • Experience in the Defence field (ideally in ISR)
  • Project Management training ideally with one of the following qualifications; Project Management Institute (PMI), Project Management Professional (PMP®), PRINCE 2
  • Experience of Agile ways of working would be advantageous
  • Building and maintaining internal and external stakeholder management
  • Problem solving; the Business Support Manager must take ownership of issues, discussion of solutions and responsibility for driving to successful completion
  • Strong organisation and time management with ability to plan, prepare and prioritise
  • Communication; clearly and effectively at all levels
  • To be able to present technical solutions to customers
  • Valid Security clearance to SC or above


  • Defence background (ideally MOD background)
  • Minimum SC clearance
  • ISR Experience

This is an urgent requirement if it is of interest please apply immediately.