|Job Ref:||83982BR||Employer:||Raytheon Company||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Harlow||Address:||Post Date:||04/10/2016 07:26|
Project Management Graduate Leadership Development Programme |
Req ID: 83982BR
Start Date: September 2017
Location: UK Sites plus travel for graduate training events.
Summary of Role:
Raytheon UK is looking for dynamic and high performing Graduates to join their highly successful Project Management Graduate Programme. This is a challenging role that will be highly rewarding and high profile, working across multiple UK sites and interfacing with various project support disciplines and communicating with senior leadership staff.
The role will require excellent interpersonal skills, and high levels of energy and stamina. The successful candidates will be required to work at Raytheon sites for short and extended periods to gain an in-depth understanding of the different business areas and products.
Visits to other Raytheon and customer sites outside the UK and potentially in the US may be required. Raytheon UK's Project Management career progression certification scheme is fully accredited by the Association for Project Management (APM).
Raytheon UK organises its business into projects as a method to respond to the demands of its customers and maintain a competitive market position. Project management is therefore a discipline essential to the performance of the business and Project Managers are responsible for defining, planning, monitoring, controlling, reporting and delivering these projects so that the required benefits are achieved.
Project Managers have overall responsibility for their projects, and are accountable for their successful delivery. This accountability means that Project Managers have to work with other disciplines such as Engineering, Finance, Commercial and Legal to deliver projects that meet both the goals of the business and the goals of the customer. Delivering projects in this context requires the co-ordination of complex interdependencies that need careful consideration.
The role of a Project Manager is to:
Graduate Leadership Development Programme:
Graduates will start on a structured two-year programme which combines working within the Programme Management function, and completing a variety of Graduate Leadership Development training sessions to develop key skills to become a future leader within Raytheon UK.
Within the two-year programme, Programme Leadership Graduates maybe required to work in other Business Areas, which may be in a different location in the UK, to support development and understanding of the different business areas and products.
The role will require excellent interpersonal skills and high levels of energy and stamina. The successful candidates will be required to work at Raytheon sites for short and extended periods to gain an in-depth understanding of the different business areas and products. Visits to other Raytheon and customer sites outside the UK, and potentially in the US may be required.
Raytheon UK's Programme Leadership career progression certification scheme is fully accredited by the Association for Project Management (APM).
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, Waddington and Broughton.
Raytheon Company, with 2015 sales of $23 billion and 61,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 94 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5I products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems, as well as cyber security and a broad range of mission support services. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Mass Raytheon. 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.
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.
Type Of Job
United Kingdom - Harlow