Senior Programme Manager

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    Nuneaton, Warwickshire

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    £0.00 - £37.00 per hour

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    Mark Bignell

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 - 18 months

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Senior Program Manager

Upto £37.00 P/H Ltd


Program, Project, Delivery, Vehicle, Gateways, Timing, NPI, Low Volume

A Senior Program Manager is required with knowledge in the delivery of automotive projects for niche vehicle suppliers. Candidates with experience of the automotive industry would be well received.

Due to a new vehicle development program this company, a niche vehicle manufacturer based in Nuneaton requires a well organised and strategically minded Senior Program Manager with knowledge in the automotive delivery programs for a long-term contract role. As a Senior Program Manager you will be required to:

  • Develop and manage project timing plans to achieve on time, cost and quality.
  • Implement and promote product development methodology.
  • Manage and prepare project status reviews and gateways.
  • Support Chief Engineer to control and deliver project.
  • Identify project resource requirements, in conjunction with the appropriate technical and resource managers.
  • Ensure the deployment of resources to meet project needs.
  • Developing and Managing the deliverables plan -reporting status and variances and implementing action plans.
  • Monitor and report progress and costs against plan along with gateway and project reviews.
  • Identify, with technical leaders, cost and time saving opportunities and implement them.
  • Manage project closure through prototype build phases.
  • Activity and cost planning in support of proposals.
  • Ensure clarity of deliverables in proposal/overlay budgets.

The Senior Program Manager should have the following skills or experience:

  • Engineering or supervisory experience, which some should have been in a similar planning and delivery role and reporting to senior management level.
  • Experience of business case development and maintenance.
  • All aspects of automotive and general transportation could provide skills match including automotive OEMs and component suppliers.
  • High level PC skills expected (Word, Excel, Project etc). Catia knowledge.

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of program delivery and management seeking a long-term contract opportunity. In return for your experience, this Nuneaton based automotive company will offer you:

  • Upto £37.00 P/H - Long-Term Contract
  • Exciting new vehicle program that will challenge the most experienced Program Manager.

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of program management and delivery within the automotive arena and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Senior Program Managers role, please contact Mark Bignell at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446167 or email

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