Technical Project Manager (Security Clearance)

Job Title: Technical Project Manager – Government & Public Sector (Security/Defense)

Location: Milton Keynes/London or M4 Corridor, UK

Company: Leading IT Consultancy

Are you a seasoned Project Manager with a passion for delivering high-impact solutions in the Government and Public Sector arena? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment, leading teams to success through Agile methodologies and cutting-edge technologies? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join a team as a Technical Project Manager.

About the company: They are a prominent IT Consultancy specializing in delivering innovative solutions to Government and Public Sector organizations, including the Home Office, Ministry of Defence, and more. The team is dedicated to excellence, driven by a commitment to delivering results that make a difference.

Role Overview: As a Technical Project Manager, you will play a pivotal role in driving the successful delivery of IT projects within Government and Public Sector clients. This role requires a solid understanding of Agile methodologies, coupled with expertise in software such as MS Project or Jira. You will lead cross-functional teams, manage project timelines and budgets, and ensure alignment with client objectives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the end-to-end delivery of IT projects, from inception to completion, ensuring adherence to scope, schedule, and budget.
  • Utilize Agile methodologies to manage project workflows, sprints, and iterations effectively.
  • Collaborate with client stakeholders to understand requirements, provide updates, and address concerns.
  • Develop and maintain project plans, schedules, and resource allocations using tools such as MS Project or Jira.
  • Manage risks, issues, and dependencies proactively, implementing mitigation strategies as needed.
  • Facilitate communication and collaboration among project teams, fostering a culture of accountability and excellence.


  • Proven experience as a Project Manager, ideally within the Government or Public Sector domain.
  • Strong understanding of Agile methodologies and experience in Agile project management.
  • Proficiency in project management tools such as MS Project, Jira, or similar software.
  • Excellent communication, leadership, and stakeholder management skills.
  • Security clearance or willingness to undergo security clearance (SC level or higher).
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field (preferred).


  • Competitive salary range: £50,000 – £65,000 per annum (dependent on experience).
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including healthcare, pension, and more.
  • Opportunities for career growth and professional development within a dynamic and supportive environment.

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At a glance

  • Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job sector: IT & Infrastructure
  • Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Benefits
  • Published: May 13, 2024

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