Role details

Programme Manager

Herefordshire   •   £50,000 - £55,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Global Tier 1 Automotive Group
  • Programme Management gained within the Automotive sector

About Our Client

Our client are a global manufacturing organisation working with major OEM Automotive clients, as Programme Manager you will be accountable to the Head of Programmes and be responsible for delivering cradle to grave projects.

Job Description

Reporting to the Head of Programmes, as Programme Manager you will be responsible for:

Project Start-Up

  • Assurance that the Product Design Specification
  • Confirmation with Business Management of project tolerances
  • Clear Roles & Responsibility definition to internal team and expectations
  • Specification of external constraints on the project
  • Approval of an accurate and satisfactory Program Definition (Phase 1 / NPI Process)

Project Running

  • Leadership of Function Managers, and supporting personnel on Program content, organisation and methodologies
  • Monitoring performance of process and programme progress
  • Issue and tracking of Work Packages for stakeholders
  • Management of project risks, including development of contingency plans
  • Take responsibility for overall progress and use of resources, initiating corrective actions where necessary
  • Program Quality Assurance supported by Program Quality Manager
  • Program Financial Control
  • Report to the Programme Steering Team through Report/Gateway Stage Assessments (NPI Gateways)
  • Review of each completed stage and approval of progress to the next Phase
  • Realisation of required documentation, release process and submission of programme results to the business
  • Representation of the program/program team in internal & external committees as required

The Successful Applicant

As Programme Manager you will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Programme/Project Management background gained in Automotive Tier 1 Manufacturing
  • Trained in project management tools and methodologies
  • Natural leader with the ability to keep team focused on project objectives
  • Excellent knowledge of APQP
  • Strong commercial understanding

What's on Offer

£50,000 to £55,000 depending on experience and benefits.

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