Project Leader

Recruiter
Jonathan Lee Recruitment - Product Eng
Location
Coventry
Salary
£36 - £40 P/H 6 months rolling .
Posted
16 Mar 2017
Closes
15 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Project Leader - Auto - Electronics - Warwickshire - 6/12 Months - £36/£40 P/H Ltd

Are you a Project Leader with experience of managing and delivering technical project within the automotive arena for both OEM's and 1st Tier Suppliers?

Our client is one of the world's largest and most significant leaders in the development, manufacture and sales of automotive electrical/electronic products and systems are currently seeking an experienced individual to lead, coordinate and deliver strategic vehicle programs.

As a Project Leader you will be responsible for:

- Managing all customer communication with reference to new vehicle development programs across their product range.
- Leading the delivery of the product range to ensure timing plans and gateways are achieved in line with client expectations.
- Continuously analyse the team output (i.e. specifications, quotations, quality) and be the lead in developing corrective actions, where necessary.
- Co-ordinate the R&D or HW activities between Japan side engineering and the local engineering team.
- Analyse the needs of the customer and then present a clear message to internal stakeholders.
- Guide the team on a programme of continuous improvement.
- Ability to problem solve and countermeasure in a timely manner.
- Must continually keep updated on the latest technologies and prepare feasibility studies when required and present accordingly.

As a Project Leader you will require:

- Excellent communication skills with both internal and external customers, with a proven track record of excellent relationships with customer management teams.
- Experience of working within the automotive infotainment, ADAS, vehicle electronics and/or vehicle electrical automotive supply base or OEM as a Project Manager, Project Lead, PMST or Senior Project Engineer.
- The ability to demonstrable leadership experience in either hardware/software or mechanical development.
- Knowledge of taking advanced development activities and turn it into realistic product solutions for our customers future vehicles.
- The ability to be able to visualise and explain the current status, issues and solutions at all levels, Director to Technician, within the company.
- A tenacious attitude towards deep analysis of critical problems and the ability to source/find countermeasures.
- Strong organisational skills to be able to lead the department and priorities workload to ensure timing plans are achieved to specific program requirements.

Applications are welcomed from experienced Project Leaders who have a track record in leading, coordinating and delivering technical electrical/electronic projects within the automotive arena. Knowledge of working with JLR would be a distinct advantage especially from a 1st Tier basis.

For further information please contact Mark Bignell on ************ or send an update resume to *************************

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.