NPI Project Manager

Pontem Recruitment
Coventry, UK
02 Aug 2019
09 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
NPI Project Manager

The company

A privately-owned Automotive Manufacturing business who are based in the heart of the Coventry manufacturing Industry. This company has seen exponential growth in the last 18 months and have invested heavily in new state of the art equipment. This Automotive business specialises in the manufacture of Body in White components for a wealth of prestigious OEM brands including JLR, Mclaren and Aston Martin and has been trading for over 25 years. The company are now seeking a NPI Project Manager to join them at an exciting time in their journey.

The role

Reporting into the Programmes Manager, an NPI Project Manager is now required to join the business in order to take responsibility for the introduction of new parts to the business.

You will take responsibility for:
  • Interpreting customer requirements and coordinating NPI activities whilst advising internal stakeholders on method of manufacture
  • Keep track of project timing plans
  • Purchasing and on time delivery of all associated tooling in line with project lead times
  • Acting as a key interface for key Automotive OEM's from RFQ through to delivery
  • Management of a multitude of projects

What you need

It is ESSENTIAL for the successful candidate to have the following:
  • An excellent communicator who instils confidence in both internal and external stakeholders
  • Previous track record of success wherein you have managed multiple projects and managed customer expectations
  • Previous experience of working within the Automotive industry
  • Technically astute with a strong understanding of Tooling requirements

Other DESIRABLE skills include:
  • Previous experience of Prototyping/Body in white would be distinct advantage
  • Experience of working closely with Automotive OEM's such as Aston Martin, Mclaren or Bentley would be desirable

What is on offer

On offer is the opportunity to join a privately-owned business which has both a fantastic reputation locally and amongst its customers base. Along with this you also have the prospect of joining a company which is undergoing significant expansion as it aims to reach its target of a 50% increase in Turnover whilst having invested heavily in new processes and equipment. A highly competitive salary of £40,000-£45,000 is on offer along with further benefits such as progression opportunities and the ability to work autonomously.

How to apply?

For more information on this role please contact us at our Birmingham office on 0121 697 4855 or email me at . Alternatively, please use the link in this ad to apply now.

We will aim to respond back to all successful applications within 5 days. If you do not hear back from us within 5 days, your application has been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV and details on file to consider you for more relevant opportunities in the future.

Pontem Recruitment is a leading specialist recruitment agency who aim to bridge the skills gap between candidates and employers within the Engineering & Manufacturing sector.

Pontem Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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