Programme Manager

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    West Midlands, England

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    £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum

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    Mark Bignell

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    about 1 year ago

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Programme Manager

Salary Range: £45 - £55K

West Midlands

Automotive, Launch, NPI, Product

A Program Manager is required with knowledge of new product launch into major OEM's having excellent leadership, communication and deliver skills. Candidates with experience of the Project, Launch and NPI in the automotive industry would be well received.

Due to continued growth and health order books this company, a description based in in the West Midlands requires a proactive and focused Program Manager with strong communication skills pulling together product engineering, manufacturing and cross functional teams for this challenging opportunity within the 1st Tier arena. As a Program Manager, you will be required to:

  • Lead product development programs to deliver new products from design sign off through to job 1 plus 90 days
  • Liaise with major OEM's to identify and rectify build issues, reporting back to the Product Development Team on recommendations and design modifications
  • Be the interface with the customer giving guidance on all design and launch activities through each stage and gateway of the launch process to sign off

The Program Manager should have the following skills or experience:

  • Executing the launch of new products from design sign off through all manufacturing phases within a product development arena
  • Effective communication, coordination and organisational skills in pulling together cross functional teams to resolve design and manufacturing issues to meet desired gateways
  • Ensuring technical changes are delivered, suppliers are effectively sourced and all milestones are achieved within time and budgetary constraints

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of product launch within the automotive sector who is seeking to develop their career. In return for your experience, this West Midlands based 1st Tier supplier will offer you:

  • £45 - £55K salary
  • Benefits
  • Career development and progress within the UK and mainland Europe

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of launch, NPI and Product Development and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Program Managers role, please contact Katharine Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446167 or email

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