Rockwell Collins Project Manager in Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom

B/E Aerospace, a wholly owned subsidiary of Rockwell Collins Inc., is a leading manufacturer of aircraft interior products and we currently have some exciting positions based at our Leighton Buzzard facility, including an Project Manager.

Reporting to the Program Director, you will support and contribute towards the success of the galley programme via the efficient and effective execution of various finite projects within the programme to meet the deadlines set.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Create and execute project plans, including revisions where necessary to meet changing needs and requirements

  • Identify and manage project dependencies and critical paths

  • Work with Engineering and Manufacturing to ensure that the projects under your responsibility are resourced appropriately

  • Manage day-to-day operational aspects of each project

  • Pro-actively manage changes in project scope, identify potential risks and devise mitigation actions

  • Ensure project documentation is complete, current and stored appropriately

  • Generate a strong focus on customer relationships whilst delivering internal objectives

  • Ensure clear communication to and with all project stakeholders on an on-going basis

  • Motivate those designated with tasks on the project to actively involve themselves in its success

  • Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the project team

  • Support Programme Manager in general programme tasks and activities on a day to day basis

  • Support continuous improvement initiatives

  • Any other reasonable duties as required

  • Oversee the implementation of communication practices that enable the effective exchange of information and ideas throughout the organization resulting in an involved and focused workforce.

We are looking for a degree qualified candidate with the following experience:

  • Experience of working within an integrated engineering/manufacturing environment to deliver projects

  • Proven multi-tasking abilities with strong organisational skills and ability to work well with different types of people

  • Experience of working with external customers

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