Engineering Manager

DCS Recruitment Limited
£45000 - £53000/annum
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Engineering Manager


£45,000 - £53,000 dependant on experience


The Client

Our client is a specialist automotive electronic manufacturer based in Manchester, a position exists for an experience Engineering Manager to oversee a wide variety of projects.

The Role

* Project planning from start to completion including detailed timing, milestones, the calculation of resource requirements
Collaborate with engineering in the optimisation and prioritisation of resources that are deployed across all of the clients products.

* Drive execution of the Product Development Process, maintaining focus upon achieving cost, quality, and timing deliverables across all projects

* Drive common team goals with running project team meetings, implementation and usage of Project Insight.

* Work with Sales to establish and maintain strong customer relationships.

* Be actively involved in pre-development and product marketing planning activities

* Collaboration with both Sales and Engineering to identify opportunity areas for both new and conquest related business growth.

The candidate

* Thorough understanding of program management techniques and methods
* Excellent knowledge of establishing, controlling, and reporting program level key performance indicators (KPI)
* Strong business acumen with strategic orientation
* Strong writing and oral presentation skills
* Competent with project level finance
* An analytic mind-set with sound problem solving capabilities

* Degree in engineering preferred (Elect/Electronic)
* Professional Project Management qualification is desirable but not essential
* Experience of the Rail (rolling stock) industry would be particularly useful

To apply for this role please forward your CV or call us on 01612122308 and ask for Adam or Alexandra