Senior Project Manager

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10020145
  • Location Arnhem
  • Contract type Secondment via YER, Secondment with contracting
  • Industry Automotive

About this vacancy

We offer a challenging work environment where you are responsible to lead the design, development and commercialization of our products and components, with a focus on our OEM (Original Equipment) automotive customers.

Job description

  • Utilize and manage a stage gate processes for Project Management
  • Create, manage, and lead project plans using the Product Development Process and APQP as required
  • Form & lead cross-functional project teams
  • Present project summaries to executive team and other members of the organization
  • Provide project metrics & KPI’s
  • Identify, retain, and manage the use of external resources to achieve desired project goals
  • Responsible for ensuring on-time, on-budget high quality delivery projects
  • Creates cost baselines and tracks against actual budget performance


Our client is a well-known supplier in the global automotive industry. This job is based in the European HQ.

Offer description

YER Technology offers you the possibility to become employed as Automotive Professional and to combine challenging assignments with an excellent career with perspective on a fixed contract at YER Technology or our client. The following conditions are applicable:

  • Attractive (fixed) salary commensurate with knowledge and experience
  • 25 free to spend holidays per year
  • A contract for a definite or indefinite period at a financially robust organization
  • Travel expense reimbursement or leased vehicle
  • Good pension scheme
  • Overtime will be compensated in payment of wages or time-for-time
  • Committed to a good balance between work and private life
  • An open culture and clear communication

Candidate profile

  • Technical college bSC or University degree
  • Experience as Project Manager working within a multi-national, matrix based organization
  • Experience in automotive industry (preferred); (min 8 years work exp.)
  • Good spoken and written skills in English
  • Familiar with automotive processes and tools
  • Ability to give (technical) presentations to and interact with customers on a high professional level
  • Experience with processes as APQP and PPAP
  • Independent, pragmatic, accurate
  • Hands-on and can-do mentality