Programme Manager – Aftermarket – Aerospace/Defence

  • Job Reference: N6030-474A
  • Date Posted: 10 July 2017
  • Location: Wimborne
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Anne Hartley
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01252 710215

Job Description

Programme Manager – Aftermarket – Aerospace/Defence


Our client is a leading international aerospace company, they are looking for a Programme Manager who will provide Project Management and leadership to Legacy Customers with through Life Support Projects to meet Customer specification, cost, and schedule quality requirements. The key goal will be to maintain customer relationships and satisfaction.


As a Programme Manager, your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

Relevant certification in project management and/or degree or equivalent in a technical or business management subject.

Evidence of managing complex and challenging projects through a life cycle management process.

Experience of managing multi-disciplined teams in a matrix management environment

Knowledge and experience of using Project Management methodologies (i.e. APM or PRINCE 2).

Demonstrated experience in Aerospace/Defence environments desirable.

Knowledge & experience of Through Life Support Contracts desirable.


As a Programme Manager, your main responsibilities will involve:

Management of cross-functional Project teams - organise, lead and motivate the team to deliver the project objectives.

Manage the interface with the Customer for project delivery and maintain effective communication and coordination with all stakeholders.

Plan and execute the project in accordance with internal and, where applicable, external processes (e.g. Customer requirements).

Ensure compliance with the companies LCM management, business processes and systems.

Information management and reporting, internally to business stakeholders and externally to Customers.


Keywords:   APM, PRINCE 2, Aerospace, Defence, Aftersales, Aftermarket, Project Management, Programme Management.


Programme Manager – Aftermarket – Aerospace/Defence

Salary:  Competitive plus large company benefits and flexi time

Location:  Wimborne Dorset