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Transformation Programme Deployment Lead

Transformation Programme Deployment Lead

  • Location:

    Preston, Lancashire

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  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

  • Salary:

    Up to £60.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    David Taylor

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  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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  • Client:

    Morson International

A Senior Project Manager/Programme Manager is required for an initial 6 month contract working with our Aerospace/Defence client based in Samlesbury, near Preston.

The role will be working as a Transformation Programme Deployment Lead and requires significant experience dealing with new IT system implementation/deployment within the Aerospace/Defence sector.


  • APM Practitioner or above desirable
  • Experience in delivering large, complex IT projects end to end (e.g. risk management, schedule management, quality management, cost management, dependency management)
  • Experienced in operating at, and presenting to, board level management personnel
  • Experienced in project and programme delivery, interacting with Functions and Business Units
  • Good understanding of Air business processes, operating model, functions and business units at a senior management level
  • Experienced in dealing with technology suppliers as part of a wider stakeholder group

Skilled in stakeholder management, relationship management and effective communication

Minimum 10 years in Project Management including 5 years at a senior level

Deep knowledge of project life cycle Management processes

Extensive experience working in and leading multi-disciplinary programs

Experience in the delivery of major complex projects in software, electronics and systems integration

Detailed knowledge of the defence industry and contracting standards

Demonstrated experience in team leadership and team management at senior level

Demonstrated customer and supplier relationship skills

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