Senior IM%26T Project Manager

Location:Lancashire

Senior IM&T Project Manager

Would you like to play a key role in the delivery of complex IM&T solutions underpinning the capability of the functions within the Air Sector? We currently have a vacancy for a Senior IM&T Project Manager based at our site in Warton.

As an IM&T Project Manager, you will be managing current development plans, as well as working closely with the Air Sector functions and lines of business to identify and shape future I.T. needs.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to work in high-profile areas, offering the opportunity to influence and cultivate the way we work. This role will also give you the opportunity to work in a varied environment with exposure across the BAE Systems Air sector.

Your main responsibilities as a Senior IM&T Project Manager will involve:

Managing and inputting to strategic business plan (IBP)

Ensuring delivery of projects to time, cost and quality

Ensuring seamless integration between projects

Managing contractor relationships

Contribute to the Delivery of Internal Processes and Continuous Improvement Initiatives

Management of Risk and Opportunities

Managing a small team of IM&T project managers

Your skills and qualifications:

Essential skills

Degree in an I.T. related discipline, or equivalent experience

Previous experience of successful development of Complex I.T. solutions

Demonstrable experience in I.T. programme management

Stakeholder management experience at all levels

Desirable skills

Experience of budget management

Previous experience of defining strategic I.T. solutions

Line and matrix management experience

What we're looking for in you:

You will have strong communication skills with the ability to work closely within a team and on your own initiative, you will have strong people management experience with the ability to manage and deliver complex I.T. solutions through the engagement of both internal and 3rd party suppliers.

Location: Warton
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. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

BAE Systems Air

If you’d like to make a real difference where it counts, BAE Systems is the place for you.

From keeping soldiers, sailors and pilots safe to helping countries prosper, from developing the next generation of supersonic aircraft to investing in the next generation of super-smart talent – at BAE Systems, we work together to give our customers an essential edge in protecting the things that really matter. Lives, livelihoods, ways of life.

As part of our Air team, you could be working at the edge of what is technologically possible, shaping the future to ensure our customers are ready to face challenges we cannot even imagine today. You could be developing and evolving the technologies that will defend the UK for generations to come and supporting our customers around the globe.

Join us and you’ll be encouraged and rewarded to excel in this important work. Apply your talent where it counts.

We recognise that an inclusive and diverse workplace – where all employees feel respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential – is vitally important. Not only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it’s good for business. We celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people.

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.