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.
Role title: Project Leader - Supplier Localisation
Responsible for leading the delivery of localised supplier manufacturing facilities supplying into Plant Nitra, meeting all defined targets from a cost, timing and quality perspective. Responsible for the execution of localisation team deliverables and reporting of status as required by relevant programme gateways.
3 KEY SKILLS REQUIRED:
1)Strong project management skillset, with demonstrable experience delivering complex projects.
2)Ability to lead a project consisting of multi discipline, cross functional stakeholders, working in a high paced environment.
3)"Commercial & Business Acumen, with the ability to deal with internal and external cross functional stakeholders. Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, self-confidence and a ""passion for quality"""
Experience Required: Experience managing projects end to end, with inter linked dependencies to specified deadlines. Previous experience within the automotive industry managing projects (with cross functional stakeholders or external suppliers) Experience influencing internal and external cross functional stakeholders. Experience using project management tools relevant to managing Automotive projects (e.g. supplier timing plans, MS Project, APQP, LRR's) An appreciation of automotive, gateway driven processes (such as PCDS, APQP, and PSW). Strong IT skills
Experience Preferred: Preferably degree qualified Experience managing supplier projects from a cost, quality or delivery perspective
Additional Information : The ability for international travel to Central Eastern Europe when required (typically once a month, with the ability to support critical milestones and gateways). Location: University Of Warwick, Whitley & Gaydon & International travel to Central Eastern Europe when required This contract is a 6 month rolling basis.