Engineering account / project manager APQP experience

2 days left

Recruiter
Orbis Search
Location
nottingham
Salary
£55000/annum exc benefits
Posted
24 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Engineering Account/Project Manager (APQP Experience)
orbissearch – Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
Job Description
Engineering Account/Project Manager (APQP Experience)
A great opportunity to join a global business who serve the Pan-European market, Africa and the Middle East. The Group includes 46 production locations and 63 group companies worldwide production and sales networks are now more developed than ever.
Main responsible:
Continuously validate engine volume requirements for medium and long-term forecasting to ensure future production capacity.
Develop and enhance a deep relationship with the OEM customers via regular visits and face to face meetings, to ensure flawless launch.
Perform Project risk analysis and follow through activities to mitigate identified issues.
Lead the project management of customer’s newly awarded projects via cross functional APQP meetings, reporting progress to management via the Gateway meetings including reporting project profitability until job1 + 90 days or the project is formally closed.
Prepare and provide RFQ information as required.
Prepare cost and price information for Sales and Marketing.
Facilitate APR compliance.
Management responsibility for the Project Manager and Project Coordinator.
Requirements
Key Account Management background with proven track record of looking after existing customers and accounts.
Engineering background with ability to understand simple engineering drawings and specifications.
Strong literacy skills with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with both customer and sister sites globally regarding technical or commercial issues.
Result driven, positive attitude, someone who is self-motivated.
Excellent attention to detail, time management with experience and ability to work to deadlines.
Experience of dealing with clients and managing their expectations (including internal clients).
Experience of following structures and procedures.
Resilient and holds themselves accountable.
Advantageous
Experience and understanding of Automotive APQP process requirements and documentation.
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.
I.T. literate with working knowledge experience with Microsoft Office programs.
Job Categories: Featured. Job Types: Full-Time. Salary: c£55k flexible + many benefits