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  • Job reference: RMS0117447

Project Manager - Electrical Engineering - 23365

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Whitley
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 06/11/2012
  • Time left:
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    (13/11/12)
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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:
Position Description:
- Ensure alignment between Electrical department and programmes teams, other engineering departments and, other functions - service, manufacturing, etc.
- Ensure targets cascaded from the programme to Electrical department are appropriate to required content and achievable - cost, investment, weight.
- Ensure facilities/vehicles are available / allocated to allow completion of requested testing work.
- Co-ordinate bill of material validation exercises.
- Clarify requirements to succeed through clear interpretation of deliverables to engineers.
- Support consistent Project Reviews and senior reviews to a set format. Weekly publication of programme status sheet and updates of deliverables.
- Co-ordination and tracking of testing and development status for sign-off and reporting Co-ordination and tracking of engineering releases.

Skills Required:
- Ability to lead the resolution of business, technical and process issues within a Project Team environment.
- Self motivated, enthusiastic, pro-active, demonstrates initiative, with ability to work with minimum supervision.
- Experience in developing new processes and procedures to improve quality and delivery.
- Able to demonstrate good project management experience and a track record of successful project delivery.
- Educated to degree level.
- Excellent communication skills, PC literate, especially MS office Presentation skills.
- Full driving Licence.

Skills Preferred:
- Knowledge of vehicle electrical systems (desirable although other engineering disciplines also considered).

Experience Required:
- Experience of working in projects.
- Proven experience of Project Management.

Education Required:
- Degree qualified - ideally in a technical discipline.
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