We are seeking a talented Project Manager with automotive experience to lead fast paced global teams, and help drive project deliverables. If you are looking for a way to accelerate your career and be part of a great company, this may be the opportunity for you.
We have a very robust global project pipeline and growth in the Japan automotive market. We would like to add another member to our Project Management team.
In this role you will lead execution of multiple Project Plans, managing the scope, cost and timing defined in the plan, and you will represent the company's product development process to the customer.
・Develop and manage comprehensive Project Plans that define the scope, cost and timing budgets and all major deliverables and milestones of each project
・Accept accountability for the project ensuring the deliverables are achieved within the scope, schedule, and budget defined in the Project Plan
・From project planning through process launch, work to identify, communicate, and mitigate all project risks
・Lead cross functional teams (CFT) to ensure that all customer requirement are met, and communicate progress with the customer
・Manage Projects with multiple technical components from concept to production
・Ensure Division’s Product Development Process (PDP) is used to manage all projects
・Insure effective communication between members of the CFT, the customer, production facilities, suppliers, and other stakeholders such that project objectives are achieved
・Prefer strong knowledge of MS Project and familiarity with other project management tools.
・Should have strong PC skills, for example ‐ Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, OneNote
・Prefer a positive and confident individual that can influence outcomes without formal authority
・Must demonstrate and foster strong customer focus
・Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Business or Engineering
・Prefer PMP or PMI Certification and an advanced degree
・Prefer experience in a product design or R&D center
・Automotive project management experience in a TS-16949 or VDA 6.3 registered organization is strongly preferred
Business Level: English
Native Level: Japanese