Project Manager

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
£30,000 - £40,000/annum
08 Feb 2018
08 Mar 2018
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

A local 1st tier automotive company now require a Project Manager to join their team.

Project Manager - Job Purpose 
Plan and coordinate allocated EU (engine) projects within the company using the APQP format and Gateway control system.

Project Manager - Main Duties: 

- Lead designated internal APQP meetings + Ensure Project Gateways are reviewed and signed off to plan
- Maintain effective communication with Sister sites and Headquarters
- Monitor project progress against time-plans and identify risks
- Allocate project tasks internally, confirm availability of resource and monitor to completion
- PFMEA team member
- Conduct designated customer APQP reviews at the site
- Supplier RFQ - Support Procurement Dept. in gathering required internal information for RFQ document
- Visit customers as required
- Understand customer requirements regarding key program dates, volume requirements and documentation/procedures and effectively communicate these internally within the company
- Process visit reports and minutes
- Customer RFQ response- Support Sales, Procurement and Costing functions in gathering necessary data and preparation of costing
- Achieve personal Goals and Objectives and support Company Goals and Objectives
- Ensure that all Company policies, procedures and standards are adhered to
- Ensure Health & Safety legislations are adhered to
- Project manage APR, VA/VE and improvement activities and follow through to maximize profit for the company
- Verify engine volume requirements for medium and long-term forecasting and future production capacity
- Support procurement activities as required by the Project Manager

Project Manager - Requirements

- Experience and understanding of Automotive APQP process requirements and documentation.
- Engineering background with ability to understand simple engineering drawings and specifications.
- Experience of dealing with clients and managing their expectations (including internal clients).
- Experience of following structures and procedures.

Project Manager - Advantageous

- Knowledge / Experience in one or more of the following manufacturing processes: Plastic Injection Moulding - Metal Pressing (Fine Blanking) - Aluminium Diecasting - Sintering, Precision machining, Casting, Assembly equipment.

For more information please call Paul Gorton on 0161 976 3540. 

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