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Project Manager - VDC

Location: Coventry, GB

POSTED DATE: 16/05/2018

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POSTING END DATE: 30/05/2018

ADVERTISED SALARY: £55,000 - £65,000

LOCATION: Gaydon, Warwickshire
 

An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world’s most iconic brands. Jaguar Land Rover is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.
 

WHAT TO EXPECT
 

Our vehicles are admired and desired across the world for luxurious design and outstanding engineering. Driving them is an incredible experience; being the ideas and expertise behind their creation is even more exhilarating. Being part of our Engineering and Manufacturing team you'll join this journey.
 

In your new role as Project Manager within the ‘Super System’ Programme Management team you’ll be heavily involved with the delivery of vehicle programme work streams to time, cost, and quality targets.
 

You’ll take full ownership of the management and planning of multiple complex, cross-functional projects from concept through to delivery. You’ll drive on time delivery, focusing on creating success from ambiguity and deploying risk management to avoid future issues.
 

WHAT YOU’LL NEED
 

You’ll ideally have a degree in engineering or strong work experience within an engineering or project management discipline. You’ll bring plenty of exposure to managing complex, multi-year projects in a relevant industry and you’ll back up your experience with a recognised project management qualification such as Prince2, Scrum or Agile.
 

In addition you’ll have highly developed Project Management skills, knowledge and experience in relevant fields of automotive, engineering or manufacturing along with deep experience managing projects using Agile and systems engineering methodology.

 

You'll be able to demonstrate evidence of resilience, the ability to drive success from ambiguity, and to act as a change agent during a period of business transformation.
 

Driven, with exceptional organisational and communication skills, you’ve previous experience of ensuring consistence in governance and the delivery of multiple projects to strict deadlines. Any exposure to Automotive Industry project management practices is highly beneficial.
 

BENEFITS
 

Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan, and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.

 

Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all


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