Engineering Project Manager - Aviation

Location:
Cheltenham
Job Type:
Contract
Industry:
Engineering
Job reference:
BBBH133153_1614203485
Posted:
about 2 months ago

Engineering Project Manager

Cheltenham

Inside iR35

6 Months +

Role Summary/Purpose

The business delivers high quality electrical power distribution and controls systems for a variety of state-of-art commercial and military aircraft platforms. This role is for an experienced Project Manager to deliver our latest power solutions from the New Product Introduction (NPI) phase through to full-scale production.

Essential Responsibilities

  • To scope, plan and deliver large, and often complex NPI projects as part of a wider customer-driven program to time, cost and quality
  • Use industry-established project management practices and techniques for initiation, planning, execution, monitoring & control and closure.
  • Use best practice methods for risk and opportunity management, schedule recovery and active scope management to ensure on-time delivery.
  • Actively manage a variety of stakeholders including the customer, the business leads and the programme management.
  • Identify ways to continuously improve NPI delivery, reducing inefficiency, cost and schedule where possible.

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering or technical discipline, or equivalent relevant job-based learning in project management.
  • A recognised professional qualification in project management, e.g. PMI, APM, Prince2.
  • Proven track-record of successful delivery of a product or service developed in line with NPI, engineering or business lifecycles.
  • Experience as a Lead Engineer or in a Technical Lead position
  • Aviation project management experience desirable but not essential.

Please forward CVs in the first instance to Leigh Sproston - -

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