BAE Systems

Lead Project Professional – Delivery

Barrow in Furness,Cumbria,United Kingdom
  • Salary average
    43373YEAR
  • Type of employment
    Full-time

Company

At BAE Systems, we provide some of the world's most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions. We employ a skilled workforce of around 100,000 people in more than 40 countries. Working with customers and local partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture, and support products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security and people, and keep critical information and infrastructure secure.

Responsibilities

  • Taking a cross-functional view of the programme, working across the enterprise to promote and realising the benefits that prototypes can bring to de-risk the design and build
  • Developing scopes of SSNA prototypes, working between the SSNA design/build/SDA teams and the production/C19 facilities
  • Executing defined prototypes, engaging interested stakeholders with regular updates and result
  • Ordering prototype materials
  • Regular cross-programme engagement of prototype capabilities and identification of new opportunities, including review of programme risks where prototypes may provide mitigation
  • Undertaking associated SSNA prototype CAM responsibilities (labour and material spend, EAC, etc)

Skills used at work

    Job Description

    Job Title: Lead Project Professional – Delivery

    Location: Barrow in Furness. We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements – please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role.

    Salary: Starting from £43,373 – depending on skills and experience

    What you'll be doing:

    • Taking a cross-functional view of the programme, working across the enterprise to promote and realising the benefits that prototypes can bring to de-risk the design and build
    • Developing scopes of SSNA prototypes, working between the SSNA design/build/SDA teams and the production/C19 facilities
    • Executing defined prototypes, engaging interested stakeholders with regular updates and result
    • Ordering prototype materials
    • Regular cross-programme engagement of prototype capabilities and identification of new opportunities, including review of programme risks where prototypes may provide mitigation
    • Undertaking associated SSNA prototype CAM responsibilities (labour and material spend, EAC, etc)

    Your skills and experiences:

    Essential:

    • Project Management experience, including scheduling, budget, quality and risk management
    • Experience leading a team
    • Demonstrable experience in stakeholder management, particularly influencing stakeholder decisions

    Desirable:

    • Recognised Project Management qualification e.g. APMQ or Prince2

    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 SSNA Prototypes and Mock-ups team:

    This is a great opportunity to join a growing team. You will gain complete visibility of the project lifecycle (from conception to build and design) of the SSNA world-class Submarine. This role offers opportunities and support to develop your skills and knowledge. We offer relocation support packages 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: 5th July 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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    Job posted: Jun 21, 2024

    Expiration date: Jul 06, 2024