Programme Manager

  • Location
    Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Aeronautical & Space Engineering

Role: Programme Manager

Duration: 6 months

Location: Leighton Buzzard

Shift Patterns: Mon - Fri 9am to 5pm

Start date: ASAP

Your Responsibilities

  • Programs manage a new product introduction (NPI) with multiple projects running concurrently and within a matrix organization in conjunction with other project and program managers

  • Liaise with internal departments to ensure that customer requests / deadlines are achieved under budget

  • Generate a strong focus within the team on customer relationships and delivery of the internal objectives

  • Generation of quotations

  • Track the financial performance of the products and be a part of the team to improve its financial contribution to the business

  • Act as a customer focal

  • Contribute to the implementation of robust project management processes

  • Communication with customer on both technical and commercial issues

  • Generate a strong focus on customer relationships and development

  • Lead Continuous Improvement Activities

  • Pro-active member of the Structures Management Team and A350 Program Team, contributing to the improvement of the business

Experience and Skills

  • Computer literate (Microsoft Office Suite, Project and JDE)

  • Knowledge of NPI product lifecycle - JDP, PDR, CDR, FAI

  • Commercial knowledge / awareness and a strong focus on the delivery of internal objectives

  • Knowledge of Earned Value Management

  • Proven strong programme management skills in a matrix environment

  • Focus on customer satisfaction

  • Formal PM training / accreditation such as PMP or APM

Apply now and be part of the team.

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