Lead Project Professional – Delivery

Barrow-in-Furness

Submarines

Project management

Experienced professionals

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Job Description

Job title: Lead Project Professional – Delivery

Location: Barrow-in-Furness, we offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangement, please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role

Salary: £43,373+ depending on skills & experience

What you’ll be doing:

  • Project management of Jigs & tools programme in support of the submarines business
  • Management of complex high value jigs through to delivery, working with supply chain to ensure the customers’ requirements are met
  • Fast turnaround and project delivery for low complex high volume jigs
  • Working with an integrated project team, co-ordinating/facilitating delivery via supply chain, quality and engineering in support of the project
  • Support/lead escalation reviews
  • Develop Project delivery plans and performance measures to support the programme
  • Ensure value for money and best for programme, schedule, cost and risk is managed end to end using risk and opportunity management.
  • Work closely with onsite teams and suppliers to enable successful project delivery
  • Accountable for supporting and implementation of tailored Project Management practices

Your skills and experiences:

  • Experience with a variety of project deliveries across multiple customers
  • Understand customer and customer requirements – having a product awareness to liaise with customer on condition of supply, part breakdown etc
  • Recognised Project Management qualification (e.g. APMQ), or equivalent experience
  • Supervisory experience
  • Problem solving tools and techniques

Benefits:

You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

The Jig and Tool Project Delivery team:

A fast-paced delivery team, delivering a wide range of products of varying cost and complexity (from a standard jig and tool up to facility type deliveries inclusive of mechanical and electrical outfit) interfacing with multiple stakeholders/customers internally and externally, to ensure on time delivery of jigs and tools to the Dreadnought programme. This role will be the conduit between, Engineering, Supply chain, Logistics, Quality and Build, ensuring the customer receives on time delivery of products to cost and schedule. We offer relocation support across all Submarines roles, subject to meeting eligibility criteria.  

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals.

We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.”

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

Closing Date: 25th June 2024 

 We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.

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