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Project Manager - Product Development - 19554

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Gaydon
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 17/08/2011
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The Role:
Our client
We are currently looking for a Project Manager for one of our automotive clients in the Midlands.

The role
Lead the management of programme health status and cross functional activities using key programme metrics. Maintain an accurate set of programme assumptions as an output of change control. Lead the management of and input to regular programme governance meetings including the Programme Steering Teams. Create and manage the issue & evaluation of product letters, collate responses & report the outcome to the programme team. Prepare papers & presentations to report programme status to senior management and lead Gateway Reviews.

Essential skills and qualifications
Programme and Project management. Must be good at building relationships and an excellent communicator. Must have good organisation and planning skills. Must have tenacity and steadfastness to follow through and complete delivery. Must be a motivated self starter who will go the extra mile to complete tasks on time, and use initiative to find solutions. IT Skills - competent user of MS Office, Excel, Powerpoint, an aptitude to learn and apply new systems & processes. Project delivery using a Product Development System (ideally GPDS) is preferred, however, experience of project and/ or supplier management, meeting demanding timescales, maintaining budget control and achieving cost-effective delivery is considered a minimum requirement. Qualified to degree level in either an Engineering discipline, or Business disciplne.

Fircroft is a leading provider of technical recruitment solutions to a number of specialist industries, active in over 40 countries worldwide.

Are you looking for your next AUTOMOTIVE contract opportunity and wish to register your CV with Fircroft? Then please contact me on 01925 255 471 or send your CV to :
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