Programme Manager - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United Kingdom

Programme Manager
RSL Power & Training Solutions Business (Glenrothes, Scotland)

Business Context and Scope:
Raytheon is looking for an experienced programme manager to work in the Power and Training Solutions business area. The role will be focused on managing power product programs across multiple customers. The projects to be managed could include bid work, product and technology development, new product introduction and full rate production. The role will be based in Scotland but some UK and International travel will be required. We are looking for an individual who can lead teams in the delivery of complex technologies to customers.

Key Skills Include:
Ability to work with customers, senior management, team members, and peers to establish a common understanding of project scope, and plan for successful programme execution
Cost and Schedule management. Delivering on time and to budget
Achieving customer requirements along with meeting the business goals of schedule, budget, deliveries, risk management and winning new/follow on business
Being able to build and develop strong Customer relationships and effective management of Stakeholders
Able to motivate people by communicating a shared vision, providing direction, setting goals and mentoring, and creating team environment that encourages people to work towards a common objective
This role will report to a Business Unit Leader

Experienced Project Manager with a successful track record in setting up and executing full lifecycle product development programmes
Risk and Opportunity management, knowledge of qualitative and quantitative risk and opportunity management techniques and tools. Able to identify and analyse project risk and opportunity data, identifying and tracking risk and opportunity mitigation/realisation plans to minimise project risk exposure and maximise opportunities
Experience of effective management of programmes using Earned Value Management, EVM
Bid and Proposal management, winning new, repeat or follow on business through leading and supplying winning proposals


Influencing and persuading
Excellent time management skills
Leadership skills - ability to create, lead and motivate multi-disciplined teams
Innovative and proactive problem solver – anticipates and plans to mitigate them
Excellent verbal, written and presentational skills
Resilient - Able to operate effectively under stretching project constraints, pressure and displays sound judgment at all times
Self Motivated, pro-active

Eligible for or Holder of current SC security clearance (RSL will sponsor as required)

About Raytheon:
Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. We are a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and have developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, National & Cyber security and commercial markets. Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software solutions at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Manchester Waddington and Broughton.
Raytheon Company, with 2017 sales of $25 billion and 64,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cyber security solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 96 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Mass

Raytheon Career Development:
Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.

Standard Benefits:
25 days holiday + statutory public holidays
Contributory Pension Scheme (up to 10.5% company contribution)
6 times salary ‘Life Assurance’
Flexible Benefits scheme with extensive salary sacrifice scheme’s.
Enhanced sick pay scheme
Enhanced Family Friendly Policies, including enhanced Maternity, Paternity & Shared Parental leave.
37hr working week, with an early finish Friday (hours may vary depending on role, job requirement or site specifics arrangements). Flexible working arrangements may be considered depending on the role and subject to line manager approval.
Canteen facilities available at Harlow & Glenrothes sites and Manchester & Gloucester offer free snacks & drinks (hot & cold).

Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success. Raytheon UK pro-actively encourages diversity of ideas, thoughts, and networking opportunities and has created Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) including Raytheon Women's Network, YesNet (Young Employees Success Network), D&I council, Reservist Network etc. and all Raytheon employees are welcome to participate regardless of their background.

Raytheon Application Process
To apply visit the link to the website
and search for Req ID: 127970BR.
Please complete the on-line instructions to create a profile and upload CV.

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