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Graduate Project Manager

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Job Description

Leonardo – Engineering the Future


Leonardo's Graduate Programme develops promising young graduates into engineers and business professionals of the future.


 This role will support the delivery of key Electronic Warfare (Land and Naval) projects. You will be involved in customer relationship management, project planning and reporting for a variety of customers.



Key Responsibility Areas

  • Build and manage all relationships with all stakeholders internal/external
  • Planning, Managing and executing Engineering and Production Projects from concept through to completion.
  • Work closely with commercial team to understand contractual and legal requirements
  • Maintain close relationships with all functions in order to influence project activities and execute deliveries
  • Translate and apply the appropriate strategy in order to mitigate project risk and also realise opportunities
  • Communicate programme progress to Line of Business management team in order to provide input into strategic direction of plans
  • Assist in leading project team through planning, allocation and reporting in order to deliver successful project plan
  • Study industry knowledge of Electronic Warfare capabilities
  • Assist with enhancing current business order book through capitalising on any follow on opportunities



Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required

All our roles require predicted minimum of an upper second class honours degree in an Engineering or Physical Science degree or relevant discipline or a higher degree such as a MEng, MSc. or PhD.

You must be able to satisfy the necessary security clearance for the role applied for and meet a minimum of 5 years permanent residency in the UK.


What’s in it for me?

Leonardo values its people and we reward commitment with a competitive remuneration and flexible benefits package including:

  • Competitive starting salary & welcome bonus
  • Accommodation Allowance (subject to eligibility) & 3 performance related pay reviews within the 2 years
  • Generous holiday entitlement and flexible working arrangements
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Healthcare
  • Employee discounts with selected suppliers, including gym membership
  • Discounted coffee bar & restaurants at each site 
  • Free parking

What are you waiting for?

Leonardo is one of the biggest suppliers of defence equipment to the UK MoD,  come and be a part of a community and work with some of the most talented engineers in the UK on some of the most exciting projects around!

Don’t delay – these roles attract high competition so APPLY NOW to avoid disappointment. Our Assessment dates run from November 2018 to April 2019 and roles WILL be closed once offered.





Headquartered in Italy, Leonardo has over 45,600 employees. With its offices and industrial plants, the Company is present in 180 sites worldwide, with a significant industrial presence in four domestic markets (Italy, the UK, the U.S. and Poland) as well as strategic partnerships in the most important high potential international markets.


Contact information:

Recruitment Team

Email: leonardo.gb@mailhr.info

Phone: 0333 999 3379