Programme Manager

Core Talent Recruitment
£40000 - £52000/annum
13 Mar 2018
14 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
The Role

The Project Manager will report into the Engineering Manager & will have a key position in the NPI project team.

Responsible for:

* Cradle to grave Project management, low-to-medium volumes Automotive manufacturer

* Responsible for full lifecycle project management

* Leading a team from the project proposal to the project evaluation, six months after the launch of finished product mass production

* Determines the budget, the project development plan and pursues the quality plan, according to development standards and customer requirements

* Holds technical meetings/ project reviews

* Face to face with external stakeholders, customers and suppliers

* Commissioning product and process FMEA

* Works closely with design for product definition

* Defines & implements the validation plan and leads validation meeting of design selection

* Presentation of Initial Sample files & sign off by the Customer

* Oversees manufacturing process and implements

* Any necessary adjustments at concept design and process levels

* Submits control panel of the project and the related actions

* Develop quotes and proposals on minor technical modifications

* Supervise activity of one or several Project Managers

The Person

The ideal Project Manager to be based in the Birmingham area will have the following experience:


* Automotive industry- OEM, Tier 1 or 2 experience

* NPI is essential

* 3 years minimum experience & cradle to grave project management

* Direct experience of APQP, PPAP (including Control Plans, PFMEA).

* Budget management

* Knowledge of techniques and tools of project management and Quality tools in Design

* Office experience


* PRINCE2 Certification

* HNC/D or Degree in engineering

* cradle to grave project management

* design background

* Tooling specs and design support

The Company
They are a leading Tier 1 Automotive manufacturer specialising in Engines. This is an exciting opportunity to work for a renowned global Tier 1 Automotive supplier with a strong reputation in the market.


* Up to £52,000

Commutable from: Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, Tamworth , Coventry