Programme Manager Engineering Services

Employer: Berwick Partners
Job location
Flexible Location – North West / West Midlands / South West England
Job salary
£Excellent Salary & Benefits Package
Job term
Job closing date

Programme Manager Engineering Services

Flexible Location – North West / West Midlands / South West England

£Excellent Salary & Benefits Package

The Company

Our client is a global organisation employing a diverse and talented workforce around the world. They are an iconic multinational technology company delivering market leading products and solutions to the defence, security and cyber sectors.  They are focused on developing the very best and most innovative products and services to provide to their customers.

Ethical business is at the heart of everything they do, ensuring they work closely with local partners to support economic development by transferring knowledge, skills and technology with a mission to provide a vital advantage where it counts.

Digitally enabled outputs and outcomes are fundamental to the Group and data is critical in both their OEM and service capability. This is an exciting time to be joining a global corporation at the forefront of technological development in their areas of expertise. 

The Role

As Programme Manager Engineering Services, with a direct team of 6 engineering leaders, you will be responsible for a cross-functional programme team, and for the associated business winning strategy, along with the management of the customer relationships within the UK MoD. You will have budget responsibility for order intake and sales.

You will be accountable for the Project Management functional governance for the Design Services contract and for ensuring the capability, policies and processes are fit for purpose and are continually improved and developed.

Lead and develop a cross-functional team through planning and career development solutions and resource deployment and rotation. As a senior member of the Engineering Leadership Team, you will be collectively responsible for the delivery of business outcomes and strategic development.

The Person

An experienced Programme Manager, with a proven and successful track record in programme delivery, you will have developed your experience within the aerospace & defence sector, or a related engineering-led environment such as the nuclear, rail, utilities, infrastructure and construction markets. Experience of delivering programmes for the MOD or UK Government is highly desirable.

You will provide inspirational direction to a culturally diverse group of engineering professionals working on major programme delivery in a time sensitive, safety critical, high precision and complex engineering environment. Your experience will include:

  • Degree qualified or APMP member (or equivalent) in a project management, engineering or equivalent relevant discipline, with detailed LCM knowledge.
  • Programme and project management leadership with multiple products and services experience, and successful track record of managing a portfolio of activity to deliver financial outcomes (order intake, sales, cash and margin). 
  • Customer and supplier relationship management experience, including developing strategic partnerships, business development and bid experience, and budget delivery.
  • Extensive management experience for multiple teams of internal and external programme management professionals (including cross discipline teams of electrical, mechanical, process & tool calibration).

The role offers an excellent Salary & Benefits Package.

If you have any queries or would like more information with regard to this advert please contact:
Jonathan Burke
D:    +44 113 386 8525
M:    +44 7718 601 322