Raytheon Maintenance PM – Sentinel in Waddington, United Kingdom

Maintenance PM – Sentinel Lincoln Summary of Role: Raytheon UK is looking for a high performing Project Manager for its Airborne ISR Business. The Maintenance Project Manager (PM) is responsible for all activities required to deliver assigned aircraft maintenance projects in accordance with the Fleet Plan and Contract, leading with a focus on Operational Availability. This role, which involves the project management of a depth and forward maintenance activities on Sentinel aircraft within the Mil Part 145 environment, requires significant engagement with external customers and suppliers and internal service delivery functions. The PM will also undertake assigned tasks in support of the planned forward maintenance, collaborating with the RAF user, within their controls . The PM will also actively contribute to Fleet Management activities, assuring forward availability of fit for purpose aircraft in support of the operational requirement. This will be highly rewarding and high profile with extensive customer and business exposure, demanding excellent interpersonal skills and high levels of energy and stamina. The work location will primarily be our Lincoln facilities with regular visits to other Raytheon facilities in the UK and possible overseas visits. Main Duties: The Project Manager is required to: Plan own work to meet given objectives and processes Identify and manage dependencies so as to effectively deliver maintenance, development and change projects. Perform detailed IMS planning using MS Project Engage in Continuous Improvement, executing change projects using Lessons Learned and the Raytheon 6 Sigma process. Take an active role in the regular reporting and governance tempo of the business and the user. Manage Impact Statements and maintain an agreed baseline of scope, schedule and cost, developing plans and estimates as required. Candidate Requirements: The successful Candidate will demonstrate: Strong leadership and proactive teambuilding skills with experience of working in multi-discipline teams Robust interpersonal skills, capable of building good relationships with peers and customers. Effective communication in verbal, written and presentational forms The ability to negotiate & influence across a wide stakeholder base. Motivation, energy and drive, with an ability to adapt to the fast moving pace of supporting high tempo operations Experience in the principles of project/task-based management, risk management, MS Project, EVMS, project performance reviews and cost account management Integrity and honesty, with an ability to deliver bad news as well as good. An ability to rapidly assimilate information. Essential: Degree or equivalent engineering qualification (minimum of BTEC level 5) or simular qualifications and domain experience. Capable of managing and motivating individuals in the delivery of a project. Appetite and aptitude to chase and expedite on key programme actions. Desirable: Degree or equivalent qualification in either a business management or engineering discipline Experience of effective project management using Earned Value Management, Bid and Proposal Management Member of a relevant Engineering or Project Management Professional institution Experience of working within a Military Pt145 environment Experience of dealing with the UK MOD Eligible for or Holder of current SC security clearance (RSL will sponsor as required) 101259