Job description :
An exciting opportunity for an Upgrades Project Manager (m/f) has arisen within Airbus Commercial Aircraft in Blagnac. You will join the SLUS Department.
Upgrades Services provides optional aircraft modification solutions to a range of airlines, lessor, government and military customers.
Working in the SA Airframe Upgrades program team, you will be responsible for project managing the delivery of upgrade form contract signature to final invoicing.
You will be accountable for the compete lifecycle of a retrofit project from offer to embodiment. You will have to anticipate the risks which could endanger the implementation of contractual commitments, and support sales managers to achieve commercial transactions at profitability levels in line with target.
In order to efficiently carry out your role, you will be required to maintain a good level of product technical knowledge and follow Airbus project management process and practices.
You will report to the Head of the Airframe Program Management (SLUSA), within the Upgrade Services (SLU) department in Airbus Customer Services directorate.
Task & accountabilities :
Your main tasks and responsibilities will include:
-Providing technical support to sales to ensure Customer acceptance in accordance with AOP targets,
-Being accountable for the timely of a complete, accurate retrofit solution to the Customer,
-Managing a portfolio of small/medium/large projects in front of Customer, signature until deal closure (including invoices),
-Being responsible for coordinating the preparation of ROMS,
-Guaranteeing that the Technical Offers provided to the Customer match the SB & kit production capacity,
-When required, assisting the Customer preparing the upgrade solution embodiment (including production organization during the embodiment phase for issue/queries having an impact on the overall project deliveries and/or supply chain,
-Contributing to SLU profitability by ensuring estimation/costing/pricing envelope of the offers and respect of the contractual delivery date,
-Contributing to the development of new products in collaboration with the Architect by bring ATA specific knowledge,
-Providing a factual analysis of any Customer, Vendor or third-party claims relating to projects under your leadership.
This role will involve some travel for business worldwide and as such you must be able to travel accordingly.