Project Coordinator (Automotive)

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  • Salary:

    £24 per hour

  • Contact:

    Rachel Meacham

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    01384 446112

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Project Coordinator (JP00000301)

Location - Cranfield

Pay Rate - PAYE £24/hr

Deliverables / KPIs / SLAs:

  • Coordination of multiple small projects as requested by the Cross Car Line (CCL) Senior Engineer
  • Working closely with R&D to gather feedback to requests from Sales and Marketing, Internal R&D Stakeholders and Manufacturing Sites
  • Lifecycle Planning Support, Special Version Development and Regulation Introduction form the core project scope of the role - to include, arranging feedback hearings, interrogating data and summarising project proposals
  • Prepare and issue the necessary documentation to the business according to the project schedules
  • Ad-hoc support as requested by CCL Senior Engineer or deputised representative where appropriate.
  • Great communicator with experience of coordinating engineering project activities to get buy-in from stakeholders.

Qualifications, skills training requirements:

  • Preferably educated to Degree level (or equivalent) or with A levels and MUST HAVE experience in a Project Support role from within Automotive or a similar industry.
  • In depth knowledge of Microsoft Office with particular emphasis on Excel, Word and Powerpoint.
  • Interpersonal skills, to be able to appreciate a multicultural environment and be able to communicate clearly with persons whose first language may not English.
  • Self-motivation to proactively identify what needs to be done rather than waiting to be told, by tracking, monitoring and reporting on assigned tasks.
  • Knowledge of MS Outlook to book rooms and set meetings in calendars.
  • Knowledge of the process file storing and archiving
  • Confident communication skills as regular liaison with Engineers and Managers will be required, including chasing up late responses.

Additional Information:

Service provider is on-site unless a planned business trip is approved - COVID National restrictions mean that there is likely to be a balance between Work from Home and Office Based Working for the foreseeable future.

The site is deemed to be COVID safe based on actions taken to protect all staff. Non-business-critical activity is assumed, where possible, to be undertaken from home - however, support of some meetings/presentations including upper management will be expected to be undertaken on-site.

This role/worker in scope for IR-35 - Yes

To apply for this position please send your CV to

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

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