We are looking for a Project Manager to join our client on a full time, fixed-term basis.
TISICS is an engineering company pioneering advanced materials technology for greener, cheaper planes, spacecraft and electric vehicles. They are a small, well-established but ambitious business based in Farnborough, Hampshire.
The role will oversee the project management of a large research & development programme, working with aerospace primes and sub-contractors to develop a demonstrator aircraft landing gear component. This ambitious, fast-paced programme brings together design, manufacturing and production expertise to demonstrate the technical and commercial viability of advanced materials to achieve future zero-carbon emission aircraft.
The role will oversee all aspects of project delivery, co-ordinating in-house and external design and manufacturing teams, as well as liaising with partners and suppliers to develop the industrialisation roadmap to build UK industrial capability. Experience in delivering programmes at component level (rather than sub-system or system-level) is highly advantageous.
You will also be required to create and maintain a Risk Register to identify key project and delivery risk areas; and develop and track mitigation actions for the team.
Who we are looking for:
The successful applicant will have a minimum of 5 years’ previous experience in project management, with a demonstrable track record of project success within the aerospace, defence, energy and/or ground-based transport development industry.
You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to challenge and influence stakeholders, as well as empower teams to make decisions and drive high pace of delivery. Along with good attention to detail, excellent organisation and problem-solving skills, you will have great negotiating skills with external parties to drive cost reductions to maintain value for money for the Company.
This role will require you to demonstrate commercial acumen and deliver under pressure, if you feel that you are up for this challenge and have the relevant experience, we would like to hear from you.