ILS Manager (Integrated Logistic Support Manager) - West Sussex

X4 Group
West Sussex
Market related
12 Oct 2016
30 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Integrated Logistic Support Manager (ILS Manager) £Negotiable (depending on experience) Benefits PERMANENT An ILS Manager (Integrated Logistic Support Manager) is required to join a leading defence organisation based in West Sussex. The organisation have grown and expanded over a number of years and are looking to strengthen this department. This is a key appointment so they are willing to wait for the right individual and potentially be flexible on salary Location: West Sussex, commutable from Burgess Hill, Brighton, Shoreham By Sea, Worthing, Lancing and surrounding locations The role for the Integrated Logistic Support manager is as follows: - Deliver the ILS component of all ILS deliverables within projects and programmes - Select specialist ILS sub-contractors - Ensure the sub-contractors are delivering on time and to budget - Delivery the ILS documentation - Comply with their QMS and supplier review procedures - Provide a key support role to other individuals within the business - Manage a technical document writer. There is a potential to grow this department as the business and this role develops - Frequent UK travel and some Worldwide travel - Draft and develop bespoke ILS plans in line with customer requirements - Supporting the project department including design managers, project managers and project engineers - Reporting all ILS milestones - Managing ILS issues, risks and opportunities Ideally they are looking for someone with the following background: - Project management qualification such as Prince 2 or APMP - Ideally experience with Lean or similar - Project / programme management within defence or automotive sector - Experience with ILS tools - Familiarity with DEF STAN - Eligible for security clearance Apply for this role via X4 Group today Call Arjun Gillard on for further details This job was originally posted as