Programme Manager

Posted 23 February by Encore Personnel Easy Apply

Job Title: Programme Manager

Location: Kidderminster

Keywords relating to this position include; Project, Manager, MoD, Aerospace, Defense, Marine, Bespoke, Engineering, Manufacturing, Design, Commercial

A manufacturer of key components supplied to the MoD industry within the UK and across Europe now seeks a Project Manager to join their Programmes Team.

Reporting to the Head of Programmes, you will be accountable for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of specific projects of work, ensuring consitency with company strategy, commitments and business targets. This commercial role requires someone with a good technical overview, to manage projects from inception to delivery to the customer.

Some of your main responsibilities are listed below:

  • Generation, maintenance and delivery of project plans in support of bids for new business
  • Improving project value and margin through proactive management of project risks
  • Internal and external stakeholder liaison
  • Management of a team of Project Managers and matrix management of cross-functional teams
  • Management of multiple projects of varying value and urgency
  • Approval and authorisation of project related documents

The ideal candidate will ideally be PRINCE 2 qualified and used to managing projects within an aerospace, marine, MoD or automotive engineering business. You must be used to dealing directly with customers and be comfortable dealing with and re-costing scope changes. Travel within the UK and overseas is part of this role, so a full passport is also a requirement.

If you would like the chance to work for an exciting business supplying key components and sub assemblies into the MoD industry, then please apply to this role addressing your application to Neil Edwards based at our Birmingham office.

Ideal living locations for this role include, Kidderminster, Stourport, Bewdley, Stourbridge, Halesowen, Dudley, Hagley, Quinton, Rednal, Bromsgrove, Redditch, Worcester

Encore Personnel are an Equal Opportunities Employer. Specialist Recruiters in the Technical/engineering, Industrial, Driving, Energy and senior appointment sectors. Supplying nationally. Encore offer a "refer a friend" reward scheme where you could receive a gift of up to £500.

Required skills

  • Aerospace
  • Bespoke
  • Commercial
  • Defense
  • Engineering
  • Manufacturing
  • Marine
  • Design
  • Manager
  • Project
  • MoD

Reference: 34542033

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