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Program Manager

Location: Washington

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 167667

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced and capable Program Manager to join a leading automotive manufacturer. Reporting to the Senior Manager, the successful individual will be expected to lead and deliver across a key project within a customer facing environment. Key areas of focus will include:-

  • Lead projects and cross-functional teams in order to effectively introduce new products and processes on time and within budget, in accordance with customer requirements

  • Managing costs against agreed project budget, timescale and cost parameters

  • Ensure delivery, managing against master timing plans

  • Identify and minimise project risks, communicating effectively with all functions

  • Lead and manage cross functional project teams

  • Ensure project activity follows agreed company systems, process and protocol

  • Track key milestones

  • Lead and promote profit improvement activities for associated project groups

  • Interface with parent group to support global management of projects

An experienced Project Management professional is required, educated to degree level within a manufacturing or engineering discipline and with demonstrable experience of managing teams and delivery of manufacturing projects gained within a high volume manufacturing environment. Knowledge of recognised project management tools is essential, as if the ability to communicate internally and externally within a constantly evolving environment.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced professional to take the next step into a highly innovative, challenging and rewarding organisation