Senior Engineering Manager

Senior Engineering Manager

Job Title: Senior Engineering Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894754_1525274210
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 02, 2018 16:16

Job Description

Senior Engineering Manager
My client is looking for an experienced Engineering Manager to join the team. They deliver end-to-end systems and services based on innovation, scalability, specialist integration and the flexibility to grow with changing requirements and emerging technology for the complete mobility network.
The Role
Your role will be to report to the CTO and be responsible for the day to day running of the Engineering team. You will have total accountability for planning, structuring and executing the programmes which includes responsibility for managing the programme team and ensuring the smooth running of the programmes.
Duties & Responsibilities
-Working with commercial team to achieve salee which will include product or project scope capture, product demonstrations and product trials
-Managing the Engineering team
-Plan and document the programme, breaking it down into phases as appropriate, allocating resource and materials as appropriate. Monitor its overall progress, resolving issues and initiating corrective action as appropriate.
-Define product requirements and deliver product to customer requirements
-Bids and proposals compilation. Set the programme budget; monitor individual staff/contractors' performance against budget, review expenditure variances and report headline figures to senior management on a weekly basis.
-Raising/authorisation of purchase orders for all programme materials and overall responsibility for liaison with suppliers.
-Ensure the delivery of new products or services from the projects is to the appropriate levels of quality, on time and within budget, in accordance with the programme plan.
-Manage the interface between other departments; lead others to ensure the most effective teamwork. Influence and create positive results through strong relationship building even in absence of managerial responsibility for all parties.
Essential Skills
-Excellent communicator who is able to work with the immediate and wider management team and provide energy and direction to the Engineering team
-Experience in Project / Programme Management using leading methodologies and processes.
-Excellent and empathetic people leader able to get the best out of a team.
-Good technical background in 3G/4G technologies.
-Proven experience in building and maintaining customer relationships.
-Flexible, able to travel when required often at short notice.
-Position - Senior Engineering Manager - Permanent
-Location - Chippenham
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Electronic, Communications, 3G, 4G, Bids, Proposals, Programme, Project, Manager, Management, Engineer
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This is a Permanent Position

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