Project Manager Automotive

  • Offer Attractive salary and fringe benefits
  • Job category Engineering
  • Contract Fulltime
  • Reference number 6542900
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry Manufacturing

About this vacancy

Your ambition, our challenge! Are you the Project Manager who can make a difference to our clients? YER Technology offers you the opportunity to work at leading and innovative organisations throughout the Netherlands. We are the high-level sparring partner that can give your career the right boost!

Job description

As a Project Manager you will be responsible for projects that are large, complex and hazardous. You will establish project teams, support project leaders, bear responsibility for internal and external stakeholder management and manage the budget, timing and quality of the project deliverables to be produced. As a Project Manager you will be working with a team of professionals for global OEMs and TIERS; you will also play a key role in organising strategy for the department. Another important aspect of your work will be assigning resources and keeping the project team members, internal and external customers and management informed. Lastly, you will provide both management and the project management department with support in improving departmental processes and reporting methodology.

Company

You will be employed by YER and seconded at one of our clients. YER Technology has secured a strong position in the technology sector and built a large network in various disciplines, including high-tech, automotive, marine, oil & gas and manufacturing. Because of our structured and personal approach we enjoy long-term working relationships with our clients. What's more, we are the preferred supplier for a number of high-profile multinationals and suppliers. We have a wide range of assignments on offer throughout the Netherlands; there is always a challenge available to match your ambitions.

Agreements

You will be working with a team of international colleagues in which you can be sure of a healthy work-life balance. We will also reward your effort and achievements with an attractive salary and fringe benefits. A quick summary of our terms of employment:

  • Fixed, competitive fixed salary commensurate with knowledge and experience
  • 24 day's paid holiday and 8% holiday allowance
  • Travel expense reimbursement or leased vehicle
  • Good pension scheme
  • Overtime will be compensated in payment of wages or time-for-time
  • Continuous challenging projects in the technology sector
  • Intensive and personal guidance
  • Opportunity to participate in a personal coaching programme
  • Inspiring master classes
  • Specialised training courses or a complete training programme

Candidate profile

  • A Bachelor or Master degree in Automotive Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or Mechatronics
  • 5 to 10 years' experience as a project leader or manager in the automotive industry (an R&D, innovation, production or assembly environment)
  • Experience in project management, IPMA, Prince2 or similar method
  • Experience in the systematic supervision of complex projects
  • Knowledge of budget management
  • Sound knowledge of product development processes
  • General knowledge of machines, tools and materials
  • Command of Dutch, German and English, both written and spoken
  • Persuasive communication skills
  • Ability to improvise, perseverance
  • Willingness to travel on occasion

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