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A self-motivated Project Manager with experience in automotive industry; acting as the key liaison among all involved BILSTEIN sites & functions; responsible for planning, execution, monitoring, controlling, and closing of new product development and launch projects.
Project Manager
thyssenkrupp Bilstein of America Inc,
Location Poway

Your responsibilities

• Responsible for managing a project team without direct supervisory responsibility.
• Establish the definition of projects, and determine projects’ scope with other stakeholders inside and outside of the company
• Develop and follow project plans, (schedule, resource, and financial)
• Monitor progress of projects, ensure that milestones are achieved, and convey summary project status reports to leadership.
• Leads cross-functional/ cross-continental locations Project Teams from Manufacturing, Quality, Design, Development, & Purchasing to bring new product into production per planned timetables.
• Support plant production preparation activities.
• Evaluate project results including confirmation of project deliverables and coordinate lessons learned, opportunities for improvement for future project teams.
• Establish and improve product development procedures with involvement of the other related departments
• Work with applicable ERP and Databases to track the status of projects at different stages, and/or create summary reports
• The position may require travelling nationally and internationally up to 20%.

Your profile

Must have a track record of successfully managing cross-functional project teams for design, development and introduction of new products, as well as experience in a technical role in the product lifecycle process.
• Knowledge in ISO TS16949, Process Flows, and Control Plans required
• 5+ years Automotive experience preferred
• 2+ years’ experience supervising technical personnel preferred
• Experience in Automotive Aftermarket preferred
• Superior Communication and Interpersonal skills required
• Lean Manufacturing experience required.
• Candidate must have strong organizational, planning, and people skills.
• Must be able to multi task, handle diversity and provide leadership through problem resolution.
• Ability to communicate and work well with all levels of the organization.
• Inspiring degree of initiative and drive, including a dynamic personality with the ability to influence others.
• Demonstrates exceptional presentation ability, including written and oral, to all levels of management.
• Advanced working knowledge of Power Point, Visio, and Excel.
• Working knowledge with SAP, Oracle, MS. Access, and SmartSheet are plus.

Education:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent education and experience
• 5+ years’ experience in Project Management, Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) a plus


About thyssenkrupp
At thyssenkrupp we have more than 156,000 employees in nearly 80 countries and annual sales of €39 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.
Your responsibilities
• Responsible for managing a project team without direct supervisory responsibility.
• Establish the definition of projects, and determine projects’ scope with other stakeholders inside and outside of the company
• Develop and follow project plans, (schedule, resource, and financial)
• Monitor progress of projects, ensure that milestones are achieved, and convey summary project status reports to leadership.
• Leads cross-functional/ cross-continental locations Project Teams from Manufacturing, Quality, Design, Development, & Purchasing to bring new product into production per planned timetables.
• Support plant production preparation activities.
• Evaluate project results including confirmation of project deliverables and coordinate lessons learned, opportunities for improvement for future project teams.
• Establish and improve product development procedures with involvement of the other related departments
• Work with applicable ERP and Databases to track the status of projects at different stages, and/or create summary reports
• The position may require travelling nationally and internationally up to 20%.

Your profile
Must have a track record of successfully managing cross-functional project teams for design, development and introduction of new products, as well as experience in a technical role in the product lifecycle process.
• Knowledge in ISO TS16949, Process Flows, and Control Plans required
• 5+ years Automotive experience preferred
• 2+ years’ experience supervising technical personnel preferred
• Experience in Automotive Aftermarket preferred
• Superior Communication and Interpersonal skills required
• Lean Manufacturing experience required.
• Candidate must have strong organizational, planning, and people skills.
• Must be able to multi task, handle diversity and provide leadership through problem resolution.
• Ability to communicate and work well with all levels of the organization.
• Inspiring degree of initiative and drive, including a dynamic personality with the ability to influence others.
• Demonstrates exceptional presentation ability, including written and oral, to all levels of management.
• Advanced working knowledge of Power Point, Visio, and Excel.
• Working knowledge with SAP, Oracle, MS. Access, and SmartSheet are plus.

Education:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent education and experience
• 5+ years’ experience in Project Management, Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) a plus


Contact details


CONTACT: Terry Quinn, Corporate Recruiter 513-883-5165 OR Terry.C.Quinn@thyssenkrupp.com

http://karriere.thyssenkrupp.com