Engineering Manager

Euro-Projects Recruitment Ltd
63000.00 - 65000.00 GBP Annual
20 Mar 2017
04 Apr 2017
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Engineering Manager / Department Manager jobs role, automotive. Exciting automotive manager jobs role / senior automotive jobs role. As Engineering manager / Department Manager you will lead, manage and continuously improve an engineering team focused on managing automotive / vehicle engineering research and development programmes and projects. Overall team and budget accountability of a 30 people strong programme management function.

GBP65,000 + car + 27 days holiday + 6% pension (rising to 9%). Culture is collaborative and engaging - this is NOT an aggressive OEM / tier one.

Are you an Engineering manager / Department Manager looking for senior automotive jobs / engineering manager jobs in the automotive industry? This automotive business is at the forefront of autonomous vehicle, connected car, hybrid / electric vehicle EV, functional safety, intelligent mobility and intelligent transport (so you will have incredible diversity in your role)

The jobs working environment, opportunities and rewards:

- A truly innovative, high tech, advanced engineering research and development business (operating in 40+countries - part of an GBP800m t/o group).
- Role has been created through an internal promotion, key focus is to lead, manage and drive forward a successful, high performing engineering / programme & project management function.
- Competitive Salary plus company car / car allowance, pension, 29 days holiday entitlement and other benefits.

The job will involve:

- You will lead and manage the whole project / programme management team - roughly 30 headcount. The team is a mix of programme managers, project managers, project engineers and project support functions.
- Leadership, management and continuous improvement of the team. Team / individual performance review and feedback, training and development planning.
- Resource planning and management across the team, overall budget accountability.
- Making a key contribution to the strategic direction of the team and the wider business.

This job will suit:

- You will have developed your career within an engineering research & development, project management or programme management environment.
- Proven capability to lead Project Managers, Engineers and motivate, inspire, develop them as people - this is already a high performing team so there will be a lot a buy in from the team.
- Experience of automotive, vehicle engineering or defence vehicle programmes is preferred.
- You are likely to be degree qualified in a mechanical engineering, automotive engineering or similar engineering discipline.

This Engineering Manager / Department Manager jobs role is commutable from Coventry, Warwick, Leamington Spa, Birmingham, Leicester, Northampton, Tamworth, Solihull, Hinckley.