Program Manager 60079

Location: Detroit, MI
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $1,000.00 - $1,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 12/6/2017
Job ID: 02548396
Job Description
This is your opportunity to make the impact and help grow and improve business operations. As the Program Manager, you will utilize your experience and talents to provide leadership and direction in setting and achieving program objectives for timing, cost, manufacturability, quality, localization, and customer satisfaction for the development and launch of new products.
Must Have:
  • Bachelor’s degree required;
  • 3+ years of program management experience in a manufacturing environment, leading the program or product developmentfrom 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 highly preferred;
  • Organizational, planning and problem solving skills;
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities;
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills;
  • Proficient computer skills including MS Office programs.
Key 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.