Senior Project Manager (NATO NCIA)

Mons, Belgium, Sapienza Consulting [AAS5075]

Field(s) of expertise
Project and Service Management
Job type

About this job

Sapienza Consulting is recruiting a Senior Project Manager to work at NATO NCIA in Mons, Belgium.


Under Operations Centre Service Line Chief, incumbent will perform duties such as:

  • Planning, implementation and management of assigned projects and in accordance with appropriate NATO regulations and NCIA project management policies and procedures
  • Development of procurement strategy, benefit risk analyses, business case to secure sponsor acceptance and funding
  • Execute necessary Quality Assurance functions essential to successful delivery of capability and services
  • Deliver projects within defined Time, Cost and Quality tolerances
  • Participate in other project management related activities
  • Undertake relevant technical support activities
  • Performs other duties as may be required


  • Required Security Clearance: NATO Secret
  • Bachelor’s degree at nationally recognised/certified University in related discipline, such as Engineering or Applied Science and 2 years post related experience
  • Recent experience in successful Project Management of major C4ISR acquisition and/or development projects for a large organization
  • Recognised formal Project Management qualification, PRINCE2 or PMP. Lack of formal qualifications can be compensated by demonstration of expertise and experience in domain
  • Experience in planning, design, system engineering and implementation of communication aspects of C4ISR systems
  • Knowledge of configuration management concepts, system lifecycle management and quality management
  • Proven ability to work well in a team in his/her field of activity
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively orally, using tact and diplomacy, and in writing with good briefing skills


Desirable Experience and Education:

  • Proven success as a project team manager/leader in C4ISR acquisition projects
  • ITIL Foundation Level Certification
  • Knowledge of NATO or national governmental acquisition policy and procurement procedures
  • Prior experience of working in an international environment comprising both military and civilian elements
  • Technical leadership experience
  • Project Management automation tools (MS-Enterprise Project Management)
  • Knowledge of NATO responsibilities and organization, including Allied Command Operations and Allied Command Transformation


Candidates must be eligible to work in the EU

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