Project Manager (Automotive)

Nicholas Associates
23 Jun 2018
31 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Manager
* Tier 1 Automotive
* £45,000 - £48,000
* Commutable from Rotherham, Sheffield, Barnsley, Wakefield, Doncaster, Chesterfield, Leeds

Nicholas Associates Group (Engineering & Technical Division) is recruiting on behalf of a long-standing client for a Project Manager (Automotive) to a global manufacturing organisation supplying a range of niche metal products (Tier 1 & Tier2 – Product dependant) to the Automotive sector.


* A global manufacturing organisation that is enjoying a sustained period of growth and investment.
* A strong client base, working with a range of world-leading Automotive OEM’s.
* A strong reputation within the industry and an employer of choice, offering excellent career progression opportunities through talent programmes and work experience in different cultures


Act as principle point of contact with the customer to oversee and monitor all project areas. Co-ordinating engineering, tool and process requirements ensuring the realisation of cost, timing and engineering targets.

Key Duties:

* Deliver customer programmes on time and within the agreed project budgets.
* Develop and maintain project time-plans with sufficient detail to highlight all customer milestones and key internal tasks
* Provide leadership and direction to the cross-functional project teams.
* Support supplier APQP reviews
* Lead and organise Customer Run @ Rates.

Experience required:

* Ideally you will hold formal qualifications (degree/HND/HNC) in Mechanical Engineering or related disciplines.
* Candidates must have a strong understanding of Automotive Manufacturing (OEM, Tier 1, Tier 2).
* A strong understanding of PPAP and APQP principals.
* An overall understanding of the disciplines associated with design and manufacture automotive components

Salary & Benefits

* £45,000 - £48,000 depending on experience
* Very competitive benefits package
* Career progression opportunities.

If you are interested in the Project Manager role, please apply as soon as possible as interviews are due to take place within the coming weeks. If you have any questions at all please contact Danny Faulkner of Nicholas Associates (Apply online only).

Nicholas Associates Professional is a highly respected industry leading professional recruitment agency specialising exclusively in Executive Search and Selection, Construction, Engineering and Technical, and Finance and Accountancy roles across the UK and internationally. Working with many of the UK's most well-known client brands, we are passionate about matching the best talent to the best roles.

Nicholas Associates Professional is part of Nicholas Associates Group, a market leading partner of choice for talent management solutions, from Apprentice to Boardroom. For us, it's all about enabling people to be their best.

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