Project Manager

Employer: Continental
Job location
Burgess Hill
Job salary
Competitive (dependent on skills and experience)
Job term
Permanent
Job closing date

We are looking to grow the project management function within Continental, Burgess Hill. The role will provide an external facing representation of the business during the full lifecycle of projects including project acquisition and execution phases. The right candidate has the opportunity to influence an exciting technological area of the industry with diverse projects in the Driver Assistance and Automated Driving segment.

• Define Project Objectives
• Team building and staffing
• Conformity to Engineering processes
• Risk analysis and Change & Problem Resolution Management
• Good knowledge of Communication & Presentation
• Responsibility for series development projects and project acquisition
• Planning of project goals, schedules, work packages, resources
• Creation of project documentation (Project plan, Open Items Tracking, Change Management, Configuration Management, Team list, etc.)
• Tracking work packages, Budget and maintaining the Project documents
• Preparation and execution of Automotive Release steps until series production
• Regular communication with external customers
• Status reports
• Collaboration in international project teams

Job Requirements

• Pro-active growth mindset in application of self and team leadership
• Requires a bachelor’s degree in an engineering discipline
• 3 years of experience
• Preferred automotive industry/process experience
• Good Leadership skills (e.g. communication, focus on customer satisfaction, organizational credibility)
• Project management experience and skills (e.g. effort / cost estimation, project planning, tracking and controlling)
• Cyber Security and Functional Safety awareness
• German language skills desirable

Benefits

Private medical insurance, Pension Scheme, EAP, Health related discounts, Income protection, Life assurance, Flexible working, Extended time off in December, Bonus Scheme and Ongoing professional development opportunities.

Competitive salary (dependent on skills and experience).

To apply please email your CV to lynsey.foster@conti-engineering.com quoting the reference 168810BR- Project Manager