Project Manager - Space Industry (PR-33915068)

Location: England, United Kingdom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum +
Sectors: Engineering
Job Type: Permanent
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Are you looking to launch into the next step of your career?

Looking for an "out of this world" opportunity?

We have a unique opportunity for a Project Engineer to join a world-leader in the design and manufacture of high-tech solutions for the space industry and fast track your way straight into a Project Manager.

You will be based out of their UK headquarters in South Oxfordshire. Working closely with all of biggest companies in the space sector such as NASA, ESA, Airbus, Thales and Lockheed Martin their products are used in everything from satellites, space rovers, life-support, spacewalk equipment and launch vehicles.

These are high-profile space missions where failure is not an option.

To ensure they are creating technology which will be hard-wearing and long-lasting they have a robust project management structure. The successful Project Manager would be responsible for the full life-cycle of projects from the early stage of working with business developers to capture customer requirements, bid support and kick-off, through the design, manufacture and test stages through to final project delivery and shipping.

This would suit someone starting out in their Project Management career, perhaps you have a qualification but haven't had the chance to put it in to practice, or maybe you've had a year or two of managing projects and have a thirst for more. We are looking for someone with the passion to learn and the drive to push forward in their career.

This Project Manager position would give you responsibility:
- To project manage high-value, high reliability projects that can vary from 6 Months to 3+ Years.
- Focus on project delivery and continuous interaction with an international customer chain
- Working within a highly structured project-based environment, incorporating qualification at every stage, working with highly technical multi-disciplinary scientific and engineering teams
- Planning, delivery, forecasting and reporting of projects

On offer is a great benefits package including 25 days holiday, company matched pension, hybrid working, life cover and the chance to join the space industry in a company involved in some of the most exciting missions in orbit. The salary on offer is dependent upon length and relevance of experience, in the range of £40,000 to £50,000

If you are interested in this opportunity then please reply today for more information. If you have an up to date CV even better!

To find out more about Progressive Recruitment please visit

Progressive Recruitment, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales

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