Program Manager

Location Warwickshire
Discipline: Automotive
Salary: £40000.0
Contact name: Kevin Mundy

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Published: 9 days ago

Our Automotive Technology company are looking for an ambitious Program Manager to join their growing team. 

You'll have at least 3 years experience of running fast-paced automotive projects and have APQP, PPAP process knowledge.

The company have a talented and passionate team who are looking to double their headcount over the next 2 years. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage automotive projects. Including owning timing plans and other project formats to APQP standards, whilst ensuring delivery of defined program milestones, safeguarding cost and budgets, and quickly resolving any issues

  • Ownership of PPAP package delivery including support of document compilation

  • Manage customer communications to ensure requirements, specifications and deadlines are understood and met

  • Build strong working relationships internally with a cross functional team, including the Head of Engineering and the team leads of technical disciplines, in order to secure joined up execution and delivery of programs

Required Experience and Expertise:

  • Experienced running automotive projects, particularly from the perspective of a Tier 1 supplier. Timing plans, project formats, APQP, PPAP

  • Able to liaise well with a cross functional team 

  • Being from a systems, infotainment or electrical background would be advantageous

  • Successful track record of management of complex programs within an automotive environment

  • Experience in a related sector to automotive may be acceptable for an exceptional candidate

The successful candidate is likely to have the following attributes:

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Strong Project management skills

  • Automotive industry experience

  • High energy, resilient and committed to helping the company achieve its goals