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Functional People Manager

Ref: BROADBEAN_415771693556752

on 01 September 2023
Contract Type

Functional People Manager required for a contract assignment based in Stevenage (some wfh available)

PLEASE NOTE applicants must have worked in an Electronic Engineering environment managing teams of c10 plus people. Primavera and Workday experience highly advantageous.

Test and Evaluation are a support group within Electronic Engineering, delivering specialisms in the design verification and certification; trials proving (Environmental, EMC and Integration); and assessing the testability of designs, of electronic equipment and products.


* Support/Lead change programmes to meet a dynamic environment delivering equipment critical to the defence of our nation and its front line forces.

* Deliver high quality development and performance evaluations in order to maximise the potential of our people for today and for the future.

* Lead the development and harmonisation of processes that are fit for the rapid development of cutting edge technologies.

* Monitor, review and report progress against technical and schedule deadlines with support from a technical delivery leads and functional team leaders.

* With the help of our Technical Expert community, reinforce technical excellence through robust design activity.

* Support the recruitment process to meet our workload and skills needs.

* Motivate people/teams to pull together to deliver through challenging technical and time bound environments

Skillset/experience required:

* Experience of leading teams and individuals

* Experience of defining, implementing and embedding strategic direction by providing a clarity of vision and mission.

* Ability to lead and drive collaboration across multi-disciplinary teams to ensure on time, on cost, on quality delivery.

* Experience of various management tasks - recruitment, onboarding, performance, development etc.

Modis International Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers in the UK. Modis Europe Ltd provide a variety of international solutions that connect clients to the best talent in the world. For all positions based in Switzerland, Modis Europe Ltd works with its licensed Swiss partner Accurity GmbH to ensure that candidate applications are handled in accordance with Swiss law.

Both Modis International Ltd and Modis Europe Ltd are Equal Opportunities Employers.

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