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Training Manager - Defence

Training Manager - Defence

Job Title: Training Manager - Defence
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Caerphilly, Wales
Industry:
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Reference: 893658_1503996733
Contact Name: Aleysha Armstrong
Contact Email: aleysha@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: August 29, 2017 09:52

Job Description

Your experience as a Training Manager within a Defence environment will bring considerable value to a multi-disciplinary team, working on cutting-edge defence and security systems and delivering decisive advantage to military, government and civil customers worldwide. The client is experiencing substantial growth due to an increase in orders and ongoing projects.

The successful candidate will lead the development and delivery of the Training Solution and Training/Engineering teams, accountable for the planning, management and delivery of multiple training capabilities; this includes training products to be developed in house and with external suppliers and furthermore the delivery of the training solution and courseware to the end user.

The role will place significant demands on their practical knowledge of systems engineering, product development, military fighting vehicles, training systems and training delivery.


Responsibilities for this role are:

Functionally reporting to the Head of Engineering on technical aspects of the Training programme; accountable to the Training Senior Programme Manager for the delivery of the training solution in line with programmatic requirements
Day to day management and supervision of the Training Engineering team
Lead the technical development and fielding of the Training Solution
Act as Design Authority for the Training Solution
Supporting the on time and on cost delivery of all planned training project milestones and contract deliverables
Support to the Preparation of Monthly reports for both Internal and External Stakeholders
Chairing of Design Reviews and leading technical engagements with the Customer, Internal Senior Governance and Supply Chain
Management and planning of personnel and material resources to satisfy the Training need
Performing any other tasks related to Training as directed by the Engineering and Programme Leads


To be considered for this role your experience will include:

Engineering Degree or equivalent
Demonstrable knowledge & understanding of the construction, development and delivery of an Armoured Fighting Vehicle Training Solution
Practical knowledge in Systems Engineering, Product Development, Training Courseware Development and Delivery
Knowledge and understanding of Armoured Fighting Vehicle Design
Experience of chairing Senior level Stakeholder reviews and acting as a primary Customer interface for Training
Experience and preparation of internal and external reports and presentations,
Knowledge and understanding of planning the delivery and fielding of training solutions to the end user (British Army in this instance)
Knowledge of Risk and Opportunity Management


Overview:

Training Manager (Defence)
South Wales, Newport
£65000 - £75000 DOE + benefits, flexible working hours

Keywords: Defence, MoD, Army, Defence, DSAT, Training, Courseware, Vehicle, Military

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

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 role is a permanent position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.