Weapons Project Lead

Job Type:



£40000 - £50000 Per Annum


This role includes support to a range of industry and MOD clients within both conventional and novel weapon concepting, technology exploitation, system studies, cost analysis and acquisition.


·        Managing and delivering projects through provision of technical leadership within Weapons research, technology exploitation and acquisition projects

·        Active role in personnel development, mentoring and knowledge sharing across the organisation

·        Business Development including articulating capability offerings, sales, bidding and forming strategic partnerships


·        Strong engineering background with a proven track record of leadership and technical delivery within Defence Acquisition or similar

·        Demonstrate an ability to communicate complex ideas and present with confidence within a collaborative, client-facing team environment

·        Technical delivery of analysis and/or systems engineering within Defence Weapons Research and/or Acquisition Programmes

·        Working with stakeholders to understand their problem and requirements

·        Ability to identify, develop and employ a range of Soft and Hard OA tools and techniques best suited to provide insightful and cutting-edge decision support in a complex project environment

Additional Requirements:

·        Support to government five-case business case model

·        Have qualifications or experience in cost estimating, modelling, risk management, programme management (such as MSP®) or similar

On offer:

·        £40k – £50k (DOE)

·        25 days holiday

·        Training

If you believe you have the aforementioned skills and experience, please ring Harry on 07951 950290 or apply with your CV to prompt a call back

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