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Programme Manager - Automotive / Motorsport

Programme Manager - Automotive / Motorsport

Job Title: Programme Manager - Automotive / Motorsport
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxfordshire
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: NG-5936-1
Contact Name: Nick Green
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 29, 2021 16:47

Job Description

Our Automotive technology and engineering services client are seeking a Programme Manager to join their team to work on an exciting new Battery project. 
As such, you will lead the management of designated projects, delivering agreed objectives including revenue, timing and deliverables. 
We are looking for a team player who is open and transparent, willing to support other team members and able to work in a small team environment. Professionalism and humility is a must and you will need to be committed to the development and maintenance of a strong positive company culture within the team.
Operational Responsibilities; 
Establish, maintain and manage strong working relationships with customers at appropriate levels
Act as primary point of contact to the customer related to the project
Ensure that any relationship threatening decisions, whether technical, operational, commercial or affecting programme delivery, are communicated to the SPM or Executive Sponsor with a proposed solution.
Achieving programme deliverables
Project cost and timing
Progress reporting (internal & external)
Cash management & invoicing
Risk Management and Mitigation
Follow the business process to realise programme delivery and identify areas of improvement
Identify areas of change to work scope and control via change management
Experience & Qualifications;
Typically 10+ years of project management experience managing multiple programmes simultaneously.
Degree level qualified in Management or preferably Engineering subject.
Proven track record of personally leading programme delivery
Setting up full development plans from concept to production, and the associated gateways and kpi trackers.
Maintenance of timing and cost plans
Understanding of product development processes and the adaptability for size of project.
Experience in managing the customer
Experienced with Microsoft Office. Microsoft project as a minimum.