A world leader in Missiles and Missile Systems, MBDA is amulti-national group, employing 10,000 employees acrossEurope. An opportunity has arisen within our Customer Supportbusiness area, for an Integrated Logistic Support Manager to ensureour ability to support one of our next generation Missile systemsto our worldwide customer base.
This opportunity will giveyou considerable scope to improve programme management skills,develop Customer facing skills and promote your profileinternationally within MBDA.
What are we looking for?
A broad based engineering background, preferably degree level qualified in a technical discipline, with substantial knowledge and experience of Complex Systems development.
Understanding in the application of one or more of international ILS standards (ASD S1000D, ASD S2000M, ASD S3000L, Mil Std 1388, Def Stan 00-600)
Effective communication skills, both written and verbal with the ability to influence and negotiate with stakeholders across the business
Prioritisation and ability to deal with multiple issues on a regular basis
Strategic planning of ILS work, ensuring commitments are always met
Strong stakeholder and relationship management skills
What’s in it for you?
Join an established team committed to delivering defence capability.
Perform a pivotal role embedded within a Project team, engaging with Customers, Partners, Major Equipment suppliers etc.
delivering a support system optimised to meet customer demands.
Work within a high profile multinational team providing scope to establish a strong international profile in MBDA
The opportunity to learn / evolve technical, business & language skills
Opportunity to develop and improve your influencing and relationship management skills
What would you get?
Flexible working *opportunities for career progression *paid overtime (subject to level) *great bonus scheme *comprehensive pension scheme *annual salary review *fantastic working environment and site facilities *social, charitable and sporting activities.
Develop and implement the support solution for Missile System equipment, generating plans in conjunction with the customer, end user and suppliers, consistent with ensuring the support solution delivers the future ability to supply the in-service needs as defined by MBDA’s customer.
Influence the evolution of the Missile System design during development, ensuring the ability to undertake support at the appropiate level
Analyse the support needs, and ensure Resources, Skills, Data, Spares, Technical Instructions, Tools and Test equipment, Training Systems are defined, developed and available to meet the projected need.
Deliver programmatic, logistics, and technical aspects associated with Missile System ILS, to ensure they are progressed in a timely and controlled manner.
Ensure the Support Strategy of the equipment is achievable and reflected in the long term plans for the system.
Provide domain expertise to the projects on all ILS / Customer Support related matters.
What’s great about the team?
Internationally integrated team of 10,000 people that establish MBDA as Europe’s leading missile and missile systems company
An environment of high technology that focuses on the design, development, production and through lifesupport of highly complex weapon systems.
CSS team whose aim is for excellence in customer support throughout the full duration of a product’s in-service life.
MBDA is an award winning company; committed to providing aninclusive working environment where our employees can be themselvesand everyone has equal opportunity to reach their full potential.
We value difference and know that a diverse community makes forgreater innovation and brings a breadth of skills, experience andperspectives.
We welcome applicants who are looking for flexible workingarrangements. MBDA is a proud member of Working Families the UK’s work-life balance organisation.
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Please Note : MBDA UK requires all employeesto achieve the appropriate clearance relevant to the role.