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  • Job reference: RMS0109090

Project Engineer - Chassis - 22609

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Gaydon
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 10/04/2012
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (17/04/12)
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:
• Take ownership of the capital, revenue and piece price budgets for the braking systems on new vehicle programmes.
• Take part in commercial negotiations (led by the purchase team) with component and system suppliers and project managers.
• Manage & report performance against budget and present an analysis to department and project management teams.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Budget management, performance analysis and presentation of Key Performance Indicators for engineering projects.
A sound knowledge of engineering project management.
Good communication, presentation and meeting organisation skills.
High IT literacy with extensive working experience in the MS Office suite in general and Excel in particular.
The candidate will have substantial experience of financial management and reporting in an engineering or project management context.
Degree or equivalent in an engineering discipline.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Experience of or willingness to learn a range of IT application packages associated with budget and project management and performance reporting.
Experience in a large company environment - preferably an automotive manufacturer or large component supplier would be a significant advantage.
MBA or degree in Business Administration.
Post graduation experience in a planning or financial analysis role.
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