Project Manager

Recruiter
ORION ELECTROTECH LIMITED
Location
Coventry
Salary
£40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
R&D Senior Engineer/Project Manager (Korean speaker)

My client is a globally renowned electronics manufacturer, that has recently been making big strides in the automotive world. They have secured some huge new infotainment projects with some of the biggest OEMs in Europe, hence this newly created role for an experienced Project Manager:

Responsibilities:
* Facing customers and supporting them daily as well as supporting regional PM and stakeholder groups
* Technical discussions, analysis, and reporting

Key Functions:
* The project manager will Identify local points of contact to provide project support in coordination with program managers, workflow and capacity planning
* Serve as a primary escalation point for the customers on all topics related to the project
* Provide input to confirm program launch dates and readiness for deployment
* Identify and evaluate potential customer risks/obstacles to a successful launch and make recommendations that may impact overall project schedule
* Ensure project launch information is communicated effectively to minimize any negative impact at the site while supporting a high level of engagement and implementation
* Provide support to program managers with initial project exception reporting and identifying reporting criteria and ongoing controls needed to sustain the program, if necessary
* Provide closed-loop feedback to at all stages of deployment to program managers
* Be responsible for gathering and summarizing feedback on project launch status and communicating to all teams in a timely manner
* Be the main communication channel between customers(OEMs) and all relevant organizations in HQ

* Take part in development related activities in product life cycle including RFx, development, change request, and issues by working directly with the customer and internal LG teams
* Lead and manage the project from the development phase until and after the mass production and service phase
* Take full responsibility to ensure that products are ready in time with the proper quality
* Understand technical details of the product including software, hardware and mechanical
* Lead the change management to make sure that all parties involved participate and act on time
* Take the lead in any global quality related matters

Job Experience:
* 2+ years of project management and/or related experience
* Project management experience in automotive or Account management experience will be a plus
* Strong project management and time management skills
* Excellent communication skills in public speaking and presentation

Education:
* Academic degrees in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or similar

Skills:
* Strong knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook)
* Outstanding reporting skills
* Fluent both in English & Korean
* Team player with the willingness to work in a multicultural and international environment
* High flexibility and willingness to solve issues and no limitation on the business travel

Please note: You must be able to speak English and Korean to apply for this role.

To register your interest contact Simon Adams by clicking apply..

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