Subcontract Programme Manager - SoW, P2P

Datasource Computer Employment
50000.00 - 55000.00 GBP Annual + Great Benefits!
20 Apr 2017
27 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Subcontract Programme Manager - Permanent - South Hampshire - Excellent Salary

Our Defence client is looking for an experienced Subcontract Programme Manager to manage subordinate teams, overseeing subcontractors or critical subcontracted systems for all contract types and programs.

Typical Responsibilities:

  • Directs and manages all costs, quality, schedule, financial and technical performance requirements that are levied on the subcontractor or the product family and is required to ensure performance and support of the contract milestones of the system.
  • Develops sourcing and subcontract program management strategic plans that address overall program capture needs and execution.
  • Acts as the main focal point to the subcontractor and program management office.
  • Responsible for and directs all phases of the subcontract from initiation of the business case for make or buy decisions through requests for proposals, subcontract management plans, negotiation strategy, cost accountability and program execution.
  • Makes decisions affecting the performance of the subcontractor.
  • Establishes milestone objectives and manages performance to committed schedules and contractual specifications.
  • Leads team normally composed of engineers, quality and procurement personnel.
  • The successful candidate will work as part of the SPM team to deliver multi-GBPM programmes of varying complexity and in various stages of their life cycles.

Skills and Experience:

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Self-starter - works under only general direction. Independently determines and develops approach to solutions.
  • Problem solving - provides technical solutions to a wide variety of difficult problems. Solutions are imaginative, thorough, practicable and consistent with organization objectives.
  • Strategically aware - Contributes to the strategic direction and completion of specific programs and projects, through sourcing strategy and supplier positioning.
  • Risk and Opportunity management experience
  • Ability to manage and control scope using change control processes
  • Subcontract management and negotiation experience with supplier performance analysis skill set
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task (position will include program execution and proposal support efforts) across multiple programs/platforms
  • Experience of creating schedules and managing internal and external parties to the schedule

Desired Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Recognised Project Management qualifications
  • Previous experience working with Procurement System (P2P)
  • Excellent communication skill with the ability to plan, prepare and make presentations.
  • Knowledge of Earned Value (EV) techniques
  • Engineering life cycle awareness

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Job Role: Subcontract Programme Manager

Location: South Hampshire

Type: Permanent

Salary/Rate: Excellent Salary

Clearance: SC Clearance or Willing to Undergo