BAE Systems International Gun Systems Program Manager in Minneapolis, Minnesota

BAE Systems is looking for a program manager to provide leadership and management oversight of international guns programs assuring the program financial, schedule and technical objectives are met and that the highest level of customer satisfaction is achieved.

The basic functions of the job include:

  • Accountable for all aspects of assigned programs execution (cost, schedule, technical performance, quality, inventory management and customer engagement) and ensuring program commitments are met, having the authority to make cogent and timely decisions related to the project.

  • Acts as the primary point of contact between BAE Systems and the customer program office, and key customer stakeholders. The program manager will be accountable for subcontracts withthe subcontract team.

  • Responsible for leading a matrixed multi-functional team.

  • Working closely across all functions to ensure program success.

  • Responsible and accountable to the Business Segment Management for program execution, profitability, timeliness and overall success. Makes decisions that are cost effective to the Company and ensures assigned projects meet financial commitments for orders, sales, profit and cash.

  • Leads or participates in the creation of new business strategies and in the development of strategic and financial plans.

Minimum Education And Experience

Bachelor's Degree and 15 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills And Education

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field or finance

  • Minimum 15 years of demonstrated experience and successful performance leading and inspiring diverse multi-disciplined teams in a high paced environment.

  • Experience managing complex development and/or production projects and/or Integrated Process and Product Teams.

  • Experience interacting and managing programs for military prime contractors and/or the Department of Defense.

  • Expertise in project management.

  • Very strong presentation and organization skills.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to build strong customer relationships.

  • Experience in new business capture.

  • Ability to travel internationally.

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. With headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, this Platform and Services Group of BAE Systems employs nearly 11,000 professionals at more than 30 locations worldwide. Platform and Services is a global leader in the design, development, production, and service support of armored combat vehicles, major and minor caliber naval guns and missile launchers, canisters, artillery systems, and intelligent munitions. People are the greatest asset in any Company. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

International Gun Systems Program Manager

Minneapolis, Minnesota