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Program Manager-Automotive

Winchester, Virginia
Our client is a World Class Tier I automotive supplier that has a plant located southwest of Winchester, VA has an immediate need to fill their position of Program Manager. This company is a multi billion dollar company with over 22,000 employees globally. The successful candidate will have at least 5 years HANDS ON experience working as plant level Program or Launch Manager or similar within the Tier I automotive environment. A BS degree highly preferred.

Job Description

Our client is a World Class Tier I automotive supplier that has a plant located southwest of Winchester, VA has an immediate need to fill their position of Program Manager. This company is a multi billion dollar company with over 22,000 employees globally. The successful candidate will have at least 5 years HANDS ON experience working as plant level Program or Launch Manager or similar within the Tier I automotive environment. A BS degree highly preferred.
 
  • Manage business relationships with a single client or two small clients
  • Responsible for ensuring the overall success of new program launches including interfacing with internal/external disciplines.
  • Aiding in the negotiation of contracts and contractual changes and coordinating preparations of proposals, plans, specifications, and financial conditions of contracts.
  • Develops new business and expands product line.
  • Develop Business Case Reviews
  • Complete financial assessment of the program including early identification of anticipated costs and revenues
  • Manage program spending
  • Develop cross functional team and communication plan
  • Hold weekly program team reviews to review open issues and timing
  • Review customer supplier ratings and feedback
  • Development of appropriate action plans to improve where necessary
  • Develop Lessons Learned / Best Practices with a cross-functional team
  • Hold Management Gateway Reviews (MGR)
  • Create Program Timing Plans
  • Manage ideas and timing within the OI Roadmap
  • Manage ECN/RFQ’s for the program to ensure that timing objectives are met
  • Lead the program team utilizing the company’s Global Development and Launch System software
  • Acts as advisor to program team regarding projects, tasks, and operations
 

Qualifications

  • Experience working for a Tier I Automotive supplier to FORD preferred
  • Candidate must have worked as Program Manager or similar with direct exposure to working with the Client.
  • Bachelor’s Degree Required
  • Minimum 5+ years required
  • Able to work well in a team environment
  • Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to details
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Must have Daimler/MBUSI experience
 
Position located southwest of Winchester, VA  
 
Exceptional Salary, Bonus and Benefits!!
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