VP/Business Unit Director- Defence Aerospace
Aerospace - Defence & Security
£100k-£120k

Job Title: 
VP/Business Unit Director- Defence Aerospace
Job Type: 
Director
Job sector: 
Aerospace
Defence & Security
Location: 
Essex
Base Salary: 
£100k-£120k
Bonus: 
Full Executive Package
Hours: 
Permanent
reference: 
Ref: VPBUD/811/12
About this position: 

Our Client is a global high-tech company and one of the key players in Aerospace, Defence and Security. Due to continued expansion they wish to appoint an experienced Business Leader to run two of their business units.

The Role: 
  • You will be responsible for delivering a 5-year business plan and meeting ambitious growth targets by applying effective business leadership, strategy development, business winning, stakeholder management and programme management.
  • To deliver large programmes through the programme teams. Continue to evolve the product offering in line with customer requirements and their technology roadmap.
  • Develop a network of partnerships and collaborative relationships across industry and key customers to enable the strategy.
The Person: 
  • You will be Degree educated with proven experience as a Business Leader and strong programme management experience within the Aerospace/Defence sectors.
  • You will have experience of being in a key external customer facing role with a detailed understanding of programme and financial controls.
  • You should be able to demonstrate strong delivery, including P&L responsibility, stakeholder management and strategic thinking skills.