01 June 2018
01 June 2019
1590€ (Non-contractual allowance laid down by decree and order, whose amount may vary in particular depending on the changes to the reference scale, the location of the position and the cases for deductions set out in the texts)
Description of the job
The Volunteer for International Experience (VIE) program is an international program sponsored by the French Ministry of Economy, Finance and Employment, open to Airbus to offer young professionals the opportunity to have valuable paid work experience abroad in a technical or business function.
We are looking for highly motivated graduates aged 18 to 28 years, who are citizens of the European Union (all E.U. nationals, plus Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein). Candidates meeting these criteria and interested in a VIE, please register before your
28th birthday on the website www.civiweb.com. For graduates who would be interested in a career with Airbus, this could be the start of a rewarding future in a dynamic and forward-thinking sector.
The VIE is a specific contract, under Ubifrance's eligibility criteria. For further information, more details can be found on www.civiweb.com and from http://company.airbus.com/careers/students-graduates.html.
An opportunity has now arisen in the A330/A340 Programme Team, for a Project Manager to provide assistance to the ATA32 (Landing Gear) Continuous Product Development (CPD) activities.
The role shall principally support a Work Package Leader to deliver high-profile, major project developments (such as A330 NEO) aimed at enhancing the Airbus fleet offering to our Customers. The role shall support process enhancement to support project efficiencies and development.
The project manager will work closely with the Multi- functional team (including Chief Engineer's team, Engineering, Procurement, Configuration Management, Airworthiness, Customer Services functions) as well as external suppliers to ensure a mature improvement/change/ solution is available to cost & within the committed programme timescales.
This is an important role offering the opportunity to take responsibility for a key work package and further develop a wide range of Program and Project Management skills.
In this context, your main activities will include:
¤ Project Management Support to Work Package Leader for all Major Projects
- Project baseline recording and monitoring
- Communication & reporting
- Validation and Verification
- Tracking of Programme vs Financial performance
- Lessons learnt management
¤ Leadership for other smaller Continuous Product Development (CPD) tasks as appropriate
- Project Management
- Integration and management of stakeholders to ensure successful delivery of tasks
- Management of and interface to the Multi-functional team in particular the engineering function
- Risk and Opportunity Management Execution
¤ You will report directly to the Landing Gear Major Projects Manager. You will be expected to provide regular progress reporting and quickly escalate issues that need to be resolved by senior management.
The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following skills/attributes/knowledge:
¤ Technical competencies in Project management tools and processes
- Knowledge of configuration management
- An understanding of budget control processes
- KPI creation, monitoring and management
¤ Experience in facilitating, coordinating and directing meetings
¤ VBA / SQL skills would be an advantage.
¤ Knowledge of supplier / customer / stakeholder management. Experience would be a plus.
¤ Technical knowledge to enable a full understanding of the issues and challenges
¤ Knowledge of the specification, design, build and test processes
¤ Strong Team Player with good verbal and written communication skills
¤ Ability to work in a trans-nationally managed environment
¤ Good judgment resulting in a "best for business" outcome amid competing priorities
The role is based in Filton, UK.
Please ensure that a covering letter detailing motivations and suitability for this position is included in your application.
The successful candidate will be subject to UK National Security Clearance in order to undertake related work in accordance with business needs.
We are looking for highly motivated graduates who would like to work within a team in a forward-thinking sector. Please apply with complete documents (cover letter and C.V. in English, relevant certificates/ letters of reference) by using this e-recruitment tool.
NB: all roles within the Airbus are advertised for two weeks to ensure maximum visibility to potential candidates. However, if a successful candidate is found before the advert expires the role will be closed. We would therefore advise any candidate to
apply as early as possible to avoid disappointment.
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