Program Manager 58022

Location: Farmington Hills, MI
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $1.00 - $1.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 11/22/2017
Job ID: 02498891
Job Description
Responsibilities:
  • Providing leadership for product development and launch for both the customer and the product;
  • Understanding all customer requirements for the project, communicating them to the team, and ensuring that the team meets or exceeds expectations;
  • Ensuring adherence to the project plans and schedules through meetings, follow-up documents, managing issues, facilitating team members jobs, and involving management support in overcoming problems;
  • Budgeting, tracking and controlling all project costs;
  • Authorizing and controlling any changes in the program;
  • Serving as the main contact for all communications.
Education:   4-year engineering or technical degree.
 
Required Skills:
  • 3+ years of program management experience in a manufacturing environment, leading the program or product development  from award through launch;
  • Seeking the type of manager who works just as much “on the floor” as at the desk;
  • Product design background;
  • Experience with a class A Automotive manufacturer (Lighting, interior, seats, etc.) is required;
  • Organizational, planning and problem solving skills;
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities;
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills;
  • Proficient computer skills including MS Office programs.