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Project Manager Intern (12 months)
Airbus Defence and Space Farnborough
Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2017, it generated revenues of 67 billion and employed a workforce of around 130,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners from 100 to more than 600 seats. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as Europes number one space enterprise and the worlds second largest space business. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide.Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other’s expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary – on the ground, in the sky and in space.
Description of the job
Start date: July 2019
Number of roles: 2To stay on top, Airbus recognises the importance of supporting high-achieving and talented undergraduates. We do this through offering challenging internship opportunities during which your skills and potential are fully maximised.Our internships give a unique insight into potential career paths within Airbus. They are designed so that you can put your theoretical knowledge into practice and gain crucial industry experience. The skills and knowledge you gain will improve your chances of a future role within the Airbus and should benefit your future studies.As part of the continued development of the Zephyr platform an exciting opportunity is available to enable personal development in the field of Project Management.
They shall have the opportunity to grow, develop and gain exposure in the fields of Project and Programme Management in this world record breaking Zephyr Platform.The successful candidate will act in a supporting / administrative role helping ensure delivery of Zephyr HAPS projects within Airbus Defence and Space, UAS division. The role would suit someone with project administration skills looking to develop a career in Project Management.
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Tasks & accountabilities
Provide log management support to Senior Project Managers. This will involve updating project plans and schedules, risk registers, issues and lessons logsDevelop and update weekly work package reports in conjunction with work package leadsAct as a project assistant on key Zephyr projectsTake on the project management of smaller projects where requiredHelp ensure all projects are managed to cost, time and qualityProvide support to the Project Manager with client interactionReportingReporting to the Head of Projects, Zephyr, within UAS, Airbus Defence and Space.AccountabilitiesSupport the timely delivery of cost constrained high altitude, long endurance flight projectsThis job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Companys success, reputation and sustainable growth.
Please note our Internships are open to Undergraduates only. Therefore it is mandatory for candidates to be an undergraduate for the whole duration of the placement.Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate the following;Currently studying a business-related degree or Engineering.Proficient in MS Project and MS Office inc. Excel, Word, and Power Point with recent practical experienceGood communication skills and a personable approach that will unify team members who are often working under pressure.Ability to work autonomously once tasked with an activityExperience of delivering innovative, high technology systems operating in a harsh and remote environment.Able to achieve SC level security clearanceExperience supporting the management of high value, technology development projects including systems integration activities.Experience of working in a engineering, ideally aerospace is advantageous but not essential.