Project Manager - Body Engineering

Recruiter
Sarah Harvey Ltd
Location
Warwick
Salary
£26.00 - £33.48
Posted
10 Oct 2017
Closes
20 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time

You will be responsible for ensuring the Centre of Competence delivers its commitments to one or more vehicle line programmes to achieve product development gateway requirements on time. They are the prime interface to the Body Engineering Programme team, responsible for delivering requirements on time, to quality, from Pre Product Start to Job1.

Duties include:
Manage the day to day workload of Lead Engineers in conjunction the commodity Group Leaders.

Manage your team in the planning, coordination, delivery and reporting of requirements to support given Cycle Plan programmes and Cycle Plan studies, using Product Development System principles in conjunction with other company processes as required.

Manage and resolve through strong collaboration, the technical issues internal to Exterior Systems, within Body Engineering and cross functionally.

Manage Exterior Systems programme health status using key programme metrics (e.g. AIMS, WERS, and RMDV.)

Be responsible for a financial planning with respect to budget management and business case project planning or product cost, estimating targets within vehicle programmes.


Skills Required:
Ability to lead the resolution of business, technical and process issues within a project team environment.

An understanding of critical dimensioning and tolerance to achieve world class gap and flush tolerances.


Experience Required:
A relevant engineering degree.

Previous engineering project leadership experience. Experience in BoM and Complex Commodity Release (CCR) kits Problem solving techniques AIMS, 8D Supplier management

Good working knowledge of exterior plastic mouldings, painted, compression and injection moulding processes.


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