Senior Project Professional

BAE Systems
Brettenham, UK
13 Jul 2019
29 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description - Senior Project Professional (00059435)Job Description Senior Project Professional-00059435Description Senior Project Professional

Would you like to thrive in a fast paced
support role within the exciting Weapons Systems function? We currently have a
vacancy for a Project Engineer at our site in Barrow.

As a Project Engineer, you will assist a close
team of 5 project managers across a wide variety of tasks such as India
support, delivery of training, supporting procurement, reporting, chairing
internal reviews amongst others. This is an exciting opportunity to work with
international customers and due to the nature of the project make a lasting,
direct impact on the business.

This role will provide you with the chance to
gain a fantastic level of exposure to the business and a number of key
stakeholders supporting future progression. It will also provide the
opportunity for occasional international travel.

Your main responsibilities as a Senior Project Professional will

Defining, executing and planning contractual
deliverables on time and to budget

Identifying and analysing potential schedule
issues and propose corrective solutions

Working with key stakeholders and other
functions to ensure contractual deliveries are on time, to cost and quality

Communicating with internal and external
customers both formally and informally

Participating in, or possibly chair,
multi-functional integral meetings

Producing periodic metrics to demonstrate
performance against contract and customer requirements

Compiling and producing weekly and monthly
associated reports

Your Skills and Qualifications:


A Recognised project management
training/qualification (e.g. Prince 2, APM)

Stakeholder management experience

Risk Management Experience

Experience of quality and safety awareness


SAP or MRP experience

What we are looking for in you:

You will be a good communicator with the
ability to build and maintain relationships internally and externally. You will
be able to take responsibility under pressure and influence in different styles.
You will also desire continuous improvement, fresh thinking and be able to
share the best practices across the business.

Location: Barrow

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Our
employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive
pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share
Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible
working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and
national employee discounts.

BAE Systems - Weapon Systems UK

As part of BAE
Systems Platforms and Services organisation in the USA, Weapon Systems (UK)designs,
develops, manufactures and supports artillery systems, naval guns, small and
medium calibre barrels and provides engineering capability to the wider BAE
systems business. Our global reach brings our customers a depth and
breadth of expertise that meet critical needs in the air, on land, and at sea. Our
mission strives for us to be our customer's trusted and affordable weapons
provider, delivering enhanced effects on target and complete mission solutions.
We are looking for innovation, commitment and drive to help define the future
of Weapon Systems capabilities.

Our UK manufacturing
site is based at BAE Systems Barrow in Furness site and is supported by a
design team which includes Electronics, Software and Mechanical
engineering disciplines. We pride ourselves on employing the best
professionals around. Our commitment to our employees and their development is
always a priority and our investment in you means working for us will provide
you with endless opportunities to create your desired career with us. Join us
and you'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of.

BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer.
We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all
backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the
community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including
women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any
personal information relating to your background at any stage of the
application process.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE
Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors
including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or
your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the
organisation.Due to the volume of applications we receive,
we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as
early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE
Systems.Job Pgrm/Proj. ManagementPrimary LocationGB-ENG-CMA-Barrow-in-FurnessClosing Date 25/Jul/19, 11:59:00 PM

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