Assistant Head of Engineering
Assistant Head of Engineering - Rugeley, Staffordshire
Our client is an established organisation and specialises in the design, manufacture and supply of electronic/electrical products and sub systems in the international power, defence, rail and aerospace markets.
Our client is an internationally successful defence, security, transport and energy Company, with a long and consistent track record of development and growth.
They provides innovative, high-technology power conversion and control solutions, signature management systems, underwater measurement ranges and high integrity sensors for a variety of strategically important defence applications. They are considered a leader in their fields of expertise and has a worldwide customer base.
The Assistant Head of Engineering is a truly operational role and you will need to be comfortable to roll your sleeves up and get into the detail, review designs, drawings, circuits, legislation and directives. You will be results focused and enjoy working at pace with an eye for detail and a passion for delivering quality service to internal customers.
You will have responsibility for building and managing a multidisciplinary engineering team across three distinct product lines (Power, Rail, sensors & Signature Management).
You will be expected to uphold engineering excellence within the engineering teams. Foster a sense of critical thinking and delivery focus. Lead by example.
A commercial mind set, able to balance delivery imperatives with engineering excellence
You will be Influential, original, critical thinking.
You will have theability to motivate and lead large multi-disciplinary technical teams in development of a range of products and/or technologies, and be able to manage through systems and be a strong advocate of process compliance.
You will have experience of leading innovation and development as well as new product introduction and possess excellent communication skills.
Requirements for theAssistant Head of Engineering: Engineering, Leadership skills, commercial mindset, management skills
Key Skills: Engineering, Leadership skills, commercial mindset, management skills
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