Project Manager This is an exciting opportunity to join my client based in the West of England as a Project Manager working alongside...
Job Title: Project Supply ManagerLocation: Stevenage, HertfordshireDuration: 6 months Are you an accomplished Procurement specialist with experience working on Space, Defence or Aerospace projects? Do you have a good understanding of institutions and agencies of Governments and Industries such as MoD, UKSA or ESA? If yes, my client will want to see your CV! Please read on and apply below:Key Responsibilities:
· Be the key interface between the Payload Projects and the Procurement organization· Ensure the flow down of the program requirements to the procurement Community· Produce, agree and support the execution of a Procurement Plan detailing the Procurement and Supply Management commitments for the related equipment· Ensure coherence between Programs and Procurement matters and as such define and agree the appropriate procurement approach.· Actively work with the equipment development team, to ensure that the relevant equipment is defined and configured to meet the necessary functional, schedule, commercial and producibility requirements· Be accountable for OQ OT OC delivery of products and related documentation & services and Customer satisfaction· Identify and resolve issues impacting on the project schedules and implement corrective action plans as required.· Report and review procurement performance with Program management regularly, including cost / OT metrics, issues, risks & opportunities· Track the material and labour cost to the budgeted EAC for the applicable equipment, monitoring and managing variations as appropriate· Communicate feedback from programs on procurement performance, and drive consequent improvement actionsRequired Skills and Experience:
· A demonstrated competence and experience in the project, procurement or product development management of large and complex systems in a comparable industry· Knowledge of the current project management tools (DOORS, Ms Project, Excel, Word, PPT)· Ability to lead negotiations· Ability to lead a cross-functional team in a multi-national matrix organisation· Ability to understand the challenges of the program beyond the scope of their own work and take those challenge into account in the execution of the work· Work style characterised by strong leadership, autonomy, initiative and cooperation· Experience with institutions and agencies of Government and Industry (e.g MoD, UKSA, ESA)Desired Skills:· Experience in managing and delivering New Product Introduction programmes, or· Experience in managing subcontract technical development programmes, or· Experience in delivering software development programmes
The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency.