Current Vacancy: NPD Project Manager (Netherlands) [5720]

 

Our client, a leading automotive tier one company are looking for a Project Manager. You will be managing Projects (New Product Development and Change Management) for our automotive customers (OEM’s) as well as platform product developments that are not yet customer specific. In this role, you will be the link between all disciplines involved in projects and you are able to manage technical and commercial topics. You are responsible for planning, organization and flawless execution of projects and delivering an important contribution to the success of our business. You will report to the PMT within the Product Family PMT. The Product Family is part of the office of the CTO (Chief Technical Officer). You are going to work within a global team on highly visible projects and manage our business of the future. We describe our culture as dynamic, open, proactive, can do mentality, obsession to win, high flexibility, close to our customers.
What are your tasks and responsibilities?

  • Project management for new product developments of significant importance to the business.
  • Project management for platform changes cutting across complete product lines.
  • Organization, planning and leading international project teams.
  • Managing the execution of the projects on time, on cost, on quality.
  • Set up proposals for additional (organizational) actions to department management to prevent possible delay in execution of plans.
  • Understanding customer requirements and expectations, and developing/driving actions and schedules needed to support them.
  • Interacting frequently with our customers and functional management levels.
  • Achieving results in support of business goals in a matrixed, team oriented, global environment; working with global cross-functional teams consisting of engineering, quality, marketing, sales, customer service and operations.

What is your background?

  • At least a Bachelor’s Degree, technical or commercial background in an Automotive (Preferable) or a high-tech development organization with high volume of physical products. • Significant experience as a Project Manager and direct interaction with customers. • You have leadership qualities and experience with managing professionals, you are result-oriented, excellent planning and organizing skills and Customer oriented. • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English are a must. Some knowledge of Dutch is preferred; German and/or French is an advantage.

What do we Offer?

We offer you a competitive compensation package and career in an international environment with growth opportunities in our company. A friendly, open culture where you will work with people from all over the world. Work with skilled subject matter experts, people committed to finding solutions for tough technical and business challenges. A culture where results and performance matter, we are committed, but also take the time to celebrate milestones and get to know each other outside of work. Working with State of the Art tools and processes on diverse projects with real world applications. Global exposure to world-class talent and significant personal growth and development opportunities.

Our employees are the reason we have been successful in the past and the reason we will be successful in the future. Employees’ skills, talents and work ethic have defined the business and will shape our collective future. Our employees are the reason we have been successful in the past and the reason we will be successful in the future. Employees’ skills, talents and work ethic have defined the business and will shape our collective future.
Industry:            Automotive / Manufacturing

Location:            Hengelo, Netherlands.

Salary:               €Neg

Contract type:   Permanent

To apply please submit a current CV, along with details of your current earnings and salary expectations to: jobs@jigsawbusinessgroup.com

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