BAE Systems has an immediate need for a Planning, Monitoring, and Controls (PM&C) Process and Training manager. The PM&C Manager brings project management and Subject Matter Expertise (SME) to the program execution teams and fosters professional and effective relationships with internal customers. BAE Systems is a leader in the industry and this position is not location restricted.
The PM&C Manager provides cross-functional leadership towards improving the processes used for effective Combat Mission Systems project controls and associated training. Responsible for developing the Planning, Monitoring and Controls strategy and ensuring the Planning, Monitoring and Control processes, procedures, supporting documentation, and training are focused on providing program teams the resources needed for maintaining the PM&C requirements, Earned Value Management (EVM) System validation, and compliance. Coordinates communication of annual and extended plans and objectives to management and members of PM&C community.
You will have the following roles:
Responsible for leading a cross-functional PM&C team in planning and implementing efforts.
Formulates cross-functional teams in support of these efforts, including assigning direct-reporting resources; and coordinating with other functional managers for utilization of Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to build appropriate teams (e.g. Finance, Program Management Office (PMO), Supply Chain, Operations, Engineering).
Develops training strategy to ensure understanding and adherence to internal policies and processes and EVM system description and external regulations.
Leads team in identifying needs and gaps, and developing training materials associated with PM&C processes and procedures.
Coordinates with SMEs for specific content, as needed.
Provides training, mentoring, and coaching as needed to support PM&C knowledge growth.
Liaison with PMO, Corporate and/or Inc EVM initiatives.
Fosters professional and effective relationships with internal customers.
Manages, tracks and monitors progress of efforts.
Shares results/outcomes with PM&C community, including both leadership and impacted program teams.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
Bachelor's Degree, or equivalent, plus at least 10 years work experience in relevant field. May substitute equivalent experience, training and/or certifications for the degree.
Earned Value Management (EVM) practitioner experience and strong understanding of concepts, intent, requirements, processes, and tools.
Ability to apply critical thinking to internal data, information, constraints, capabilities and industry practices to cohesively assess and present trades that address gaps, gray areas, or business level change .
Ability to make decisions using sound judgment while complying with policies, procedures, appropriate principles and applicable state and federal laws and regulations Demonstrated effective planning, execution management, and organization skills.
Ability to develop and maintain professional and effective relationships with internal customers.
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
Sound interpersonal skills used when interfacing, coordinating, and negotiating with PM&C community.
Ability to use computers to prepare presentations and documents.
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
Project management experience.
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.
Experience with Deltek products (COBRA, Open Plan, PM Compass).
About BAE Systems Platforms & Services
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.
The Platforms & Services (P&S) sector under BAE Systems, Inc does the big stuff: the armored combat vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, and naval ship repair…just to name a few. Our employees take pride in the work they do and why they do it. They are on the front lines every day, building our products to protect the lives of those who serve. We may be biased, but we think P&S does some of the coolest work around, and we think you will too.
At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.
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