Project Manager - Military Aircraft

  • Location

    Chester, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Project Management

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    Louise Wardle

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months+

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Project Manager with military aircraft experience required to support the Airborne Solutions business, based primarily at Broughton.

The role is to provide the day to day tactical leadership of the introduction of a Long Term Support programme on a special mission aircraft fleet.

Our client has a contract to provide Total Support to the special mission aircraft fleet and has a Transition Phase through to February 2019 when a Readiness Review will be performed ahead of Commencement of Full Service Delivery in April 2019.

The role involves but is not limited to the following:

The Transition PM is required to ensure all aspects of the transition are completed and all Functional and Project specific areas have mature plans in place and are fully prepared to provide the services.

Manage all activities required to ensure that the transitional activities to introduce the Integrated Support Solution are completed in a timely manner in line with the Transition Plan and Schedule.

Ensure all programme execution processes and plans are in place and have been tested to ensure compliance, applicability and effectiveness.

Work with major sub-contractors to ensure that their plans and processes are aligned and incorporated into the Prime Contractor processes.

Ensure all required metrics are being captured and reported as required and that accountability for performance and budget has been flowed down to all responsible parties in line with the WBS.

Recognising the RESTRICTED nature of the work, suitable candidates will be SC cleared or eligible for this level of clearance.