Programme Manager

Job Title: Programme Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 959734_1558345556
Contact Name: Lee Powell
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 20, 2019 10:45

Job Description

Role: Programme Manager
Job: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham/Gloucester
Industry: Aerospace/Defence
Salary: Competitive

Due to development plans moving forward, there is a requirement for an experienced & pro-active Programme Manager to lead future programmes and support the initial campaigns and bid phases.

This role will require the successful candidate to establish, mobilise and successfully deliver multi-disciplinary projects throughout all phases of the product lifecycle.

The company specialise in technical equipment for applications within the aerospace and defence sector encompassing an array of electrical, mechanical and systems elements.

Job Duties

*Ownership and management of projects to time, cost and quality
*Overseeing all phases of the product life cycle
*Provide leadership and direction for assigned project personnel
*Establish and maintain a robust requirements baseline for the project
*Responsibility for developing and maintaining the Work Breakdown Structure & Integrated Master Schedule
*Control project spend and track and report metrics as required
*Ensure that resource plans are up to date and meet project needs
*Identify, manage and burn-down project risks, develop & drive risk mitigation actions and review status
*Maintain a comprehensive Risk, Issues & Opportunities Management Process, resolving and/or escalating issues as appropriate
*Liaise with both internal and external stakeholders on project updates and deliverables.
*Identify process improvements and where possible implement initiatives to continuously improve

Personal Requirements

*Strong track record in successful project setup, execution and delivery
*Excellent communication skills and commercial awareness
*Ability to create effective working relationships
*Strong negotiation skills

Technical Requirements

*Ideally qualified to degree level in a technical discipline
*Proficient in MS Project, Excel Word, Visio and PowerPoint

This is an excellent opportunity to join a company working at the forefront of modern technology with products that have a real purpose in the defence industry.

This is a fast paced role that would suit someone looking for a busy environment to work within where they can lead projects through the full project lifecycle from initial bid phase through to delivery.

For more information regarding this role please call Lee Powell on 01453 829530 or to make an application send a CV.

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy. Omega Resource Group is a technical and engineering specialist agency and we also recruit for Senior Project Managers, project managers, Program Managers, Programme Leads, Engineering Managers, Senior Project Engineers, and many more technical positions.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.