Program Manager

Date: Sep 15, 2023

Location: Dorval, Québec, CA, H4S 1Y9

Company: Bombardier

At Bombardier, our employees work together to develop mobility around the world, one good idea at a time. If you have a good idea, we'll provide the environment in which it will thrive and grow into a great product or customer experience. 
Your ideas are our fuel.

In your role, you will

  • Lead a team of program managers who manage a portfolio of Program change request (PCR) projects and ensure projects execute on schedule and on budget
  • Manage overall budget including direct labor and vendor costs
  • Manage strategic planning, reporting, visibility governance, organization, business management, direction, control, and leadership for all phases of the program, from development to successful deliveries to our customers. 
  • Lead the integration and harmonization of all aspects of the program including the technical, operational, supplier, options management, aircraft customization and in-service performance requirements and program objectives;
  • Lead the integration and harmonization of program business plans, program schedules / milestones and risk management ensuring alignment and deliverables support program objectives, schedules / milestones, commitments, and requirements and provide visibility to teams, functions, suppliers, and management;
  • Participate in program, customer, marketing, and supplier reviews providing support and visibility to the teams, suppliers, customers and management;
  • Manage customers, market risks and issues responding with the appropriate level of planning and action to ensure all program commitments are met;
  • Assist with the preparation of the annual product plan to define key strategic issues and objectives and in developing specific initiatives in support of those objectives;
  • Lead the implementation in the areas of product change management, aircraft options management, mockups, and simulators & training, earned value management, performance / reliability targets, as assigned.

As our ideal candidate

  • You have ten (10) years of program and organizational management experience within the aviation or a related industry.
  • You hold a Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering or a related discipline
  • You have advanced knowledge of program / project scheduling as well as business and product change management;
  • You have strong leadership skills with an ability to mobilize and foster an environment of teamwork within cross-functional teams facilitating discussions and resolving issues to meet all program objectives; 
  • You have thorough knowledge of functional responsibilities and internal processes of groups supporting new program development and business processes.
  • You have advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office, as well as databases and PLM and ERP systems applications;
  • You are pro-active, results orientated and innovative with a view for business improvement;
  • You have strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to influence and build consensus without formal authority;
  • You are able to work independently as well as within teams in a fast-paced environment with an ability to prioritize multiple personal and program level work assignments simultaneously to meet performance targets;
  • You can communicate in English and French (written & spoken).

Bombardier Aerospace is an equal opportunity employer with a non-discrimination policy.
If your profile meets the requirements of the position, we will keep you informed via email or phone.

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