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Project Manager (Vehicle Weights)

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Project Manager (Vehicle Weights)

Posted 05 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
Discipline Body & Chassis
Contact NameNutan Dhalpe

Job description

Position: Project Manager

Sector: Body and Chassis

Location: Gaydon

Position Type: Contract

Inside IR35

I am currently recruiting on behalf of a Luxury Automotive OEM based in Gaydon who are seeking a Project Manager to join their team.

Job Description

As Project Manager your main responsibilities are:

  • Project management of Vehicle Weight targets and deliverables, including benchmarking for future target setting and balancing Cascade and track vehicle weight requirements to System level and monitoring of status by interacting with System engineers
  • Co-ordinate and chair Design Efficiency Reviews, using company and competitor data, to assist engineers in vehicle light-weighting Status reporting and issue resolution up to management level
  • Responsible for Coordination of Generation and maintenance of Vehicle Mass Properties models where required
  • Conduct validation of components and vehicles
  • Support Vehicle Mass Certification activity ahead of vehicle Launch as required by vehicle programme

Qualifications / Skills needed

  • Experience of vehicle engineering, in particular the control of weight and targets management.
  • Strong leadership and project management skills with ability to prioritise own and others time and work load.
  • Whole vehicle engineering knowledge & cross functional experience.
  • Mass Properties knowledge.
  • Good presentation and communication skills and can deliver under pressure with challenging deadlines.

Why work through Contechs?

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

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