Senior Project Manager- Rugby- Perrmanent

Jonathan Lee Recruitment Ltd
13 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Project Manager - Rugby

We require a Senior Project Manager for a leading global development partner for the automotive and engine industry. The Senior Project Manager will lead and manage the portfolio of projects in order to achieve desired targets and deliverables including timing, budget, technical and customer related aspects.


- Define project portfolio content and ensure adherence to PPP process requirements for the whole portfolio as well as own projects.

- Lead a team of 4 Project Leaders

- Participate in technology committee meetings to develop key priorities based upon market and customer needs

- Track deliverables including number of new products released, budget indicators, gate status and time to market.

- Deploy new products in the market by working with the Product Expert (PEX) group, Voice of Customer portfolio and Sales & Applications Engineers to identify and exploit opportunities.

- Plan cost centre budget and report progress together with controlling activities

-Develop strong external partner network in both the commercial and academic world

- Present projects at customer development partners as required and coordinate interaction for engine testing and other supported activities.

- Ensure strong interaction with and support to the global process technology team for process development activity and PDP team for new customer projects.

Experience and Qualifications:

- Degree in a relevant engineering degree i.e. materials science or automotive.

- Experience of managing projects including portfolio of multiple projects with varying levels of complexity and urgency.

- Ability to monitor time and budget elements with a keen eye on establishing early warning signs - Knowledge of automotive industry

- Experience of materials science, tribology or automotive engineering based projects - Aware of market considerations and drivers

- Understanding of internal combustion engines -


- Excellent salary dependent upon Experience and benefits

- A range of programmes to aid your professional development

- Opportunity to work for an internationally recognised supplier of automotive powertrain, engine and transmission solutions.

If you are interested in this role and think you are suitably qualified apply today by emailing your CV and covering letter