I am looking for a Programme Manager with an experienced background in Aerospace project delivery to join a Global Aerospace company who provide Aviation industry leaders with engineering, manufacturing and operational Management expertise. You will possess excellent stakeholder, client, customer and internal communication management ability, Aerospace technical ability and terminology and working experience of running several major projects on a major client site. You will work alongside the customer programme management team identifying design and analysis based projects. You will plan and assign these activities internally across on-site, off-site and off-shore teams as appropriate to achieve delivery within set timescales and budgets.
A key part of the role is to operate as the customer point of contact for all projects and tasking, this will require a proactive attitude and excellent communication skills to ensure the clear and timely supply of information to internal and external stakeholders.
Knowledge and Experience:
Minimum 10 years in an engineering project or programme management role, aerospace related.
Experience of managing tasking across local and global project teams.
Ability to manage project budget constraints in relation to agreed customer and internal delivery milestones.
Operation as a customer interface with responsibility for project delivery.
Creation of bidding tenders, proposals, statements of work.
Excellent project management experience from initial planning and organisation through to reporting, control and delivery.
A technical degree, HNC or equivalent.
The programme requirements are frequently prepared against inflexible and tight schedules and will thus often require a personal level of flexibility to fully support the needs of both the Company and the Customer.
The ideal candidate will therefore need to demonstrate:
Enthusiasm and a pro-active attitude.
Excellent communication skills, both spoken and written English.
Excellent organisation skills, with ability to prioritise and take ownership to resolve issues and blockers.
Ability to build strong cross functional relationships at all levels. Ability to work effectively and maintain composure in a high pressure environment.
Ability to recognise and capitalise on opportunities for organic growth.
Good man-management and leadership skills. Flexible approach to external commitments.
- Aerospace / Design / Manufacture / Programme Manager / Project Manager