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Project Manager

Project Manager

Job Title: Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Norfolk, Thetford
Salary: Competitive Salary
Reference: PW4774
Contact Name: Paris Williams
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 02, 2019 14:26

Job Description

My client is a Global Motorsport & Automotive Tier 1 Supplier, providing engineered and product development services to Major Race teams and Automotive OEM’s around the world. 

Specialties include suspension systems, vehicle dynamics, carbon fibre structural components, mechanisms and mechatronics.

A brand new role has arisen for a Project Engineer to join the close dynamic team on a permanent basis. 

You will have at least 3 years' experience in an Automotive environment within a similar role. It would be a distinctive advantage to also hold suspension experience, but this isn't essential. 

You'll be proactive and a self-starter with excellent communication & professional presentation skills for customer and supplier interfacing. 

As the Project Engineer you'll undertake project management of a stand-alone mid-sized project or a subsidiary element of a main vehicle engineering and development program alongside the Program Manager

Further duties:
- Lead and deliver project plans for new proposals and existing projects through liaison with functional departments leaders.
- Risk planning and management throughout project.
- Manage project timing within overall program plan; track progress changes and develop recovery plans when necessary.
- Ensure quality of deliverables from functional departments, manage achievement of project deliverables at program milestones, and facilitate customer sign-off at gateway stages.
- External customer liaison and reporting for stand-alone projects.

Minimum HNC/HND third level qualifications.
Preference will be given to candidates with Degree level in Mechanical Automotive Engineering