Senior Program Manager

Nigel Wright
North East England
Competitive Plus Benefits
27 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client, a high volume manufacturer based in Wearside, are recruiting for a Senior Program Manager to join their Engineering team. Responsibilities: Managing cost by setting and monitoring project budgets to achieve committed contract values. Managing delivery by creating and monitoring Master Timing plans. Identify and minimise projects risks by close working with all functions, with Management escalation, as required. Lead and manage cross functional project teams to achieve project milestones. Ensure project activity follows company systems and procedures. Track key milestones and facilitate project meetings. Interface, as appropriate, with customers and suppliers to ensure project milestones are delivered. Lead and promote profit improvement activities for associated product groups. The successful candidate will: Ideally be qualified to degree level within an appropriate discipline. Have experience preferably within a high volume manufacturing environment. Have excellent working knowledge of project planning systems. Work effectively as part of a team. Readily respond, when required, to perform tasks outside of core area of responsibility. Plan and organise work effectively. This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading global manufacturer. This job was originally posted as