Program Manager-Aerospace

Location: Chula Vista, CA
Date Posted: 10-23-2016
Our client is one of the world's largest suppliers of technologically advanced aerospace and defense products. We design, manufacture and service systems and components and provide integrated solutions for commercial, regional, business and military aircraft, helicopters and other platforms. We are also a major supplier to international space programs.

Job duties will include:

Overall responsibility for program leadership, execution and customer contact of the KC-390 Program 
Successfully manage program requirements within schedule and budget; interfacing with the customers, suppliers and across internal organizations.  Management of customer relationships, program P & L, financials, contract amendments, commercial correspondence, quotes and negotiations.  Meeting the program objectives such as technical performance, risk management and manage program compliance including ACE, and SFA requirements.

-Must have demonstrated the ability to strategically organize and complete projects, tasks and business objectives

-Capable of driving issues through to completion

-Ability to solve complex problems and management multiple task simultaneously

-Experience of leading change & process improvements

-Track record maintaining positive long-term business relationships

-Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate verbally and written at all levels internally and externally

-Demonstrated skill in presenting to executive level management

-Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

Engineering background a plus
BA/BS degree Business or Engineering w/6–10+ years experience
MA/MS degree w/4–7+ years experience

Ideal Candidate-
-good communicator with customer - both technical standpoint and contracts (not negotiating, but familiar) -flight certification effort in the past would be helpful (going through FAA like cert currently) -stand up to the customer and politely telling them "no" -P&L, managing expenses going forward - paid up front (not sales associated with work right now) -role will have 1 direct report - test engineer, also support work through contracts and quality
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
Don't miss out! Apply now and we'll be in touch immediately with more specific details, salary information and to answer any questions!!

This position does NOT provide sponsorship so please do NOT apply if you require sponsorship.  Thank You

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