Current Vacancy: Project Manager (PMG Group) (Antrim, Northern Ireland)

Who are we?

Our client is one of the world’s leading suppliers of sensing, electrical protection, control and power management solutions. They design and manufacture devices that help satisfy the world’s growing need for safety, energy efficiency and a clean environment in global automotive, appliance, aircraft, industrial, military, heavy vehicle, heating, air-conditioning and ventilation, data, telecommunications, recreational vehicle and marine markets.

What are we doing?

Our client is developing and producing a broad portfolio of sensors for automotive applications. Car manufacturers today are faced with increasing challenges. Technological requirements are continuously stepped up, because of the demand for performance, safety, efficiency and clean emissions. With their innovative products’ they strive to contribute to an environmentally friendly industry. We are looking for a new colleague for the position of:

Project Leader (PMG Group)

We have an exciting opportunity for a Project Leader who will be an integral member of our rapidly growing Performance Sensing business. The company is looking for a strong business professional with experience in a manufacturing environment and a demonstrated track record for project execution, operations management, customer management, and profit improvement. The PMT is responsible for developing plans for various project tasks, managing both business and technology risks.

This role will be focused on the TPMS product line and will involve daily alignment with both customers and the internal cross-functional organization. Strong interpersonal skills are needed to work effectively with all levels within the organization, suppliers, and customers. This candidate is results oriented, can influence others, and the motivation and ability to independently reach across geographical and cultural boundaries to solve problems. This role requires someone who is eager to excel in a fast-paced environment working on highly complex projects.

The role requires you to be involved in all aspects of project management from pre-project award through to customer launch and subsequent change management requirements.

What are your tasks and responsibilities?

  • Project management for new product launches of significant importance to the business.
  • 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.
  • Utilise appropriate tools for project management and maintain a comprehensive project file that ensures that all defined operating procedures are followed, and adequate records maintained as per company procedures.
  • 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?

  • You must have a Degree in relevant Engineering discipline
  • It would be desirable that you have a background in an Automotive or a high-tech development organisation with high volume of physical products.
  • 2-years experience in Project Management and direct interaction with customers.
  • You have leadership qualities and experience with managing professionals, you are result-oriented, excellent planning and organising skills and Customer oriented.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English are a must.
  • It would be desirable that you are fluent in a second language.

Additional Information:

  • The role requires you to work closely with individuals at all levels within the organisation and to be a trusted representative for our Client in your customer interaction so as a minimum you must have the following: excellent communication, active listening, coaching, appropriate and thought-out decision-making skills. A proven ability to work autonomously are essential to the role.
  • This role involves an element of foreign travel.

What do we Offer?

A competitive salary and benefits package. Our Client is committed to the provision of training, development and promotion opportunities. A comprehensive Induction programme is also available to all our new employees.


Industry:              Automotive / Manufacturing

Location:             Antrim – Northern Ireland

Salary:                 £Neg Salary Package

Contract type:   Permanent


To apply please submit a current CV, along with details of your current earnings and salary expectations to:

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