Project Manager – Aerospace

  • Job Reference: N6030-718A
  • Date Posted: 25 June 2018
  • 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

Project Manager – Aerospace


Our client is a highly successful global aerospace company, they are looking for a Project Manager to work as part of the Fuel Systems Product Development and Support team. You will be responsible for leading and managing part of the large Aerospace Qualification project to deliver the agreed scope within planned quality, time and cost parameters to satisfy the specified requirements and drive for customer and stakeholder satisfaction. Motivating the whole team to deliver the qualification test programme, you will be working on behalf of a major customer and the role includes customer interfacing to co-ordinate resources and report progress and issues.


As a Project Manager your skills and a qualification will include:

Experience of the Qualification phase of a project and the Conformity process is desirable.

Experience with supply chain and production management is advantageous

Experience working in customer facing project teams

Experience working within the Aerospace sector.

Experience of managing projects/working as Work Package Manager with the same or similar functions and technology, with a proven delivery track record.

Sufficient knowledge of the functional disciplines and supply chain that require management.

APM/Prince 2 qualified or working towards qualification

Knowledge and demonstrable experience of PPM techniques

Degree qualified of equivalent


As a Project Manager your main responsibilities will involve:

Deliver project to agreed time, cost and quality parameters.

Direct motivate and provide leadership for the Qualification project team.

Organise, coordinate and direct the project activities.

Manage risks and issues proactively

Ensure effective and open communication throughout the project team and with stakeholders.

Lead the project teams planning efforts and Identify resource requirements based on agreed scope.

Manage relationships with key internal and external customers to support qualification work.


Keywords:  Project Manager, Complex Systems, APM, Prince 2, PPM techniques, Work Package Manager, Aerospace, defence.


Project Manager – Aerospace

Location:  Wimborne, Dorset

Salary:  Competitive, plus bonus and excellent large company benefits, flexi time