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  • Job reference: RMS0177929

Programme Leader support

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Warwick, Warwickshire
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 08/05/2017
  • Duration: on going
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (05/06/17)
This vacancy has now expired.

The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

The Role:
"Programme Leader support role within Chassis Programmes Team . As a Project engineer you'll be responsible for alignment of technical assumptions & costs with vehicle targets for future vehicle programmes to enable the successful delivery to project milestones. You will also be responsible for the coordination of activities required to support build phases and Programme Milestones. Must work collaboratively with CoC Module leaders & Cross functional teams to ensure adherence to programme delivery gateways."

3 KEY SKILLS
High levels of personal organisation and motivation are essential. Frequent exposure in wider Programme forums can be expected. Excellent communication and presentation skills are essential. Team leading capability is also required. It will be a requirement to act as a conscience to the Team and the delivery process.

Experience Required: "Project management skills - alignment & control of costs and technical assumptions. Must be IT literate. Good communication, presentation and interpersonal skills required Highly motivated self starter and good team player. Understanding of vehicle architecture desirable, particularly chassis components . Experience of negotiation, balancing customer needs / specifications and cost targets."

Experience Preferred: Degree Preferred High drive, self-motivated and able to work and deliver with minimum supervision. Knowledge of systems may be advantageous but is not essential. Training will be provided."

Additional Information : Main location is Gaydon. Support may be required at Whitley (Programme Team Location), Browns Lane (Prototype Build) and Castle Bromwich / Solihull (Production Build).

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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