9 months ago
Ampthill - Bedfordshire
Specific Job Description [JP]
Accountable to the Business Area Manager or Programme Director for the achievement of the financial, performance and timeliness goals for the programme. Ensuring that the program team is staffed with the skill sets required to meet programme objectives. Ensuring that the subcontract management function is represented and performed on programmes. Leading the team in identifying and achieving Mission Success Events iaw the Plan Managing execution of and transition between all programme phases, including bid decision, proposal development, negotiations, award, programme startup, programme execution, sustainment, and contract closure. Establishing and maintaining a programme management plan and a subcontract management plan. Establishing and maintaining program plans and schedules.Ensure systems engineering programme support. Ensure timely and thorough requirements development, communication, traceability, baselining, configuration control, validation and verification involving all program stakeholders including developers, customers, users, and suppliers. Achieve programme performance, cost, schedule, quality, revenue, and profit objectives. Establishing and maintaining approved technical, cost, schedule, and resource baselines. Implementing a Programme Performance Management process, including the application of Earned Value Management (EVM) principles. Ensuring that EVM requirements are flowed down to subcontractors if applicable. Implement a risk and opportunity management plan and process (for programmes and projects exceeding specified thresholds). Implementing data management and configuration management processes.
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United Kingdom (UK)
Business Environment [JP]
Lockheed Martin (UK) Ampthill is a rapidly changing, dynamic part of the Lockheed Martin Corporation with both domestic and international customers. It consists of three business areas focussing on Vehicles, Special Projects and Mission Support, which provide a variety of products and services to the MoD and other customers including the Warrior CSP, Scout and support to the Land Environment Air Picture Provision capability.
Clearance Required for Role
Graduate, Intern or Apprentice Vacancy?
Required skills, qualifications and experience [JP]
* Experienced in delivering successful Projects in a corporate defence environment
* Frequent interaction with senior leaders
* proven record of shaping/influencing
* financial/strategic decision making
* Strong leadership attributes
Desired skills, qualifications and experience [JP]
Equal Opportunity Statement
Lockheed Martin recognises and actively promotes the benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to treating all employees with dignity and respect regardless of race, gender, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief. Discrimination on any of these grounds is expressly forbidden. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community.