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Project Launch Planner

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Project Launch Planner

Posted 15 May 2024
Salary £37 - £38 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Professional Services
Contact NameJessica Price

Job description

Position: Senior Product Planner

Sector: Professional Services

Location: Whitley & Gaydon

Position Type: 6 month rolling contract

Inside / Outside IR35: Inside IR35

Salary: Umbrella up to £38 per hour Inside35 (dependant on experience)

I am currently recruiting on behalf of a Luxury Automotive OEM based across Gaydon and Whitley who are seeking a Senior Product Planner to join their team

Job Description

As a Senior Product Planner your main responsibilities are:

  • Work with the Launch Lead to develop and execute the launch plan for all new models, replacement models and MY/ Mid Cycle refreshes following the Launch Planning process.
  • Support in the delivery of launch detail in support of the Launch Planning Gateway deliverables.
  • Support in communication of the Launch Plan across the organisation, ensuring consistency of execution.
  • Support Launch Lead in creating Launch Management Meeting / New Model Launch Review inputs and representing commercial in these reviews
  • Create close working relationships with colleagues from all key functions.

Qualifications / Skills needed

  • Project Management
  • High degree of competitor and market awareness.
  • Team player who is able to develop strong relationships.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel.
  • Highly organised and structured.
  • Thorough and capable of sustained attention to detail.
  • A strategic thinker who can step back and see the bigger picture.
  • Good analytical skills.
  • Excellent communicator with good oral and written communication skills, capable of working with all levels of the organisation

Why work through Contech's?

Contechs are a leading Automotive, Design, Engineering, Technology & Innovation Recruitment Consultancy. Founded in 1997, with an inhouse Contractor Care Team to support all external employee's, acts as an employment agency for permanent and contract recruitment.

How to Apply

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