Engineering Programme Manager

Isle of Wight
11 Mar 2018
18 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Our award winning client specialising in design and manufacturing are expending their team and are looking for an Engineering Programme Manager who will be responsible for the management and co-ordination of projects to deliver new products to satisfy customer and regulatory and legislative requirements.

Main Activities and Responsibilities

- Ensure that appropriate design inputs such as customer specifications, regulatory and statutory requirements are incorporated to generate a formal design specification including documents, test requirements etc.
- Develop a project plan for each programme with clear deliverables, budget, resource requirements and milestones
- Ensure that all projects are conducted in compliance
- Report to and receive day to day direction from the Programme Manager
- Provide regular feedback to Development Manager on progress of projects to time and budget
- Co-ordinate design reviews and ensure that resultant actions are taken in a timely manner
- Liaise with third party contributors to programmes as appropriate
- Be prime contact with customers for live projects, ensuring regular feedback of project's progress. Identify changes to specification in a timely fashion, informing the customer of cost and timeline implications
- Highlight any conflicts between projects to Development Manager
- Ensure that design folders are up to date, complete and maintained in line with standards
- Ensure smooth handover of designs to production, resolving teething problems in a timely manner
- Continuously develop as a professional to ensure that skills, knowledge and experience are up to date and relevant

Skills, Knowledge and Attributes

- Self-motivated with a methodical approach to problem solving and project delivery
- Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
- Excellent time management skills
- Previous experience in all of the following - project planning, scheduling, costing/estimating and configuration management
- Experienced in the production of reporting data for projects

If you feel you possess the necessary skills and experience then please send a brief covering letter along with your CV

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