Design Programme Manager
Competitive contract rates outside IR35
We are currently working with a Warwick based OEM who require a Design Programme Manager to work at their Design Centre in the Midlands. The main responsibilities of this role will be to lead the delivery of all project deliverables, timing plans, gateways and design requirements with New Vehicle Innovation from concept stage.
What's in it for you?
An opportunity to work on the development of niche EV Vehicles, from initial concept stage within a highly innovative Design Team, being able to influence design changes and requirements at the front end on innovation and creativity.
A competitive contract rate, long term contract, hybrid working & flexible working hrs
Working within the R&D of a niche vehicle manufacturer supplying global product
As Design Programme Manager you will be required to:
Lead all project management activities at the UK Studio
Manage design meetings to ensure the Design project team are aware of project timing and deliverables.
Encourage team spirit amongst programme contributors, detailing all resource, materials, and outsource spend requirements
Support Design budget and invoicing status to Senior Management
Project manage all design deliverables in accordance with NPI product development system
Co-ordinate and report out all gateway related Design deliverables, APEX Project Status Metrics and Milestone Success criteria
Generate and communicate Timing Plans, Design proposals, Project Spend and Programme Health reports to Senior Management Team
As Design Programme Manager you will have:
A relevant engineering qualification or experience in a similar role
Good understanding of the automotive Creative Design process
Project management experience in an Advance Design or Production Design Studio delivery
Ability to co-ordination and leadership of multiple cross-functional engineering teams and creative designers to resolve issues
To manage the individual project Design issues registers, ensuring that all issues are effectively communicated to their owners and tracked through to resolution
Ability to create and manage key strategic partners to support project and programme delivery, create and document Design Project Management procedures and processes
Suitably qualified and experienced Design Programme Managers should apply directly or by contacting Mark Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446167 or via email@example.com
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