VP Design – Future concepts Ref: VPD/246/24
Aerospace - Defence & Security - Engineering - Manufacturing
£ Competitive

Job Title: 
VP Design – Future concepts Ref: VPD/246/24
Job Type: 
Senior Executive
Job sector: 
Aerospace
Defence & Security
Engineering
Manufacturing
Location: 
UK
Base Salary: 
£ Competitive
Bonus: 
Bonus commensurate to success
Hours: 
Permanent
Close date: 
Thursday, 17 May, 2018
reference: 
VPD/246/24
About this position: 

Our global leading manufacturer of complex technical equipment for International defence and space markets. They are currently looking to appoint a Vice President to lead a global design function.

The Role: 
  • Reporting to the SVP Engineering you will lead various engineering design initiatives to solve complex challenges on numerous platforms.
  • will play a key role in delivering a high-quality service to customers on a global scale and interface with their project teams to ensure compliance and success.
  • Working within and a key member of the senior engineering leadership team you will define solutions to be integrated into the process and work closely with peers to exceed targets.
  • Present technical designs to senior engineers and customers.
The Person: 
  • Ideally educated to degree level in an aerospace or relevant engineering discipline, with technical expertise in a similar sector
  • A solid understanding of new & future technologies in the defence or sector market.
  • Exceptional internal and external/ customer communication skills.