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Program Manager - electronic suppliers


Częstochowa, WP, PL, 42-200

Req ID 23966

Your tasks as Program Manager in Czestochowa / Lodz Engineering Center:
•    Manage electronic supplier and task force projects to secure continuous material supply for customer application projects according to ZF processes to meet cost, timing and scope targets. Ensure sufficient supply is tracked and customer application programs achieve delivery dates and fulfill customer demand.
•    Conduct program meetings and management gate reviews. Function as primary program contact within the ZF organization and with relevant key contacts from various electronic suppliers 
•    Provide effective communication on all aspects of the program to internal stakeholders up to and including ZF senior management. Coordinate functional activities and ensure matrix resource efficiencies to achieve program objectives. Matrix functions include Sales, Product Engineering, Quality, Purchasing, Manufacturing, Materials, and Finance
•    Maintain comprehensive program reports including schedule and metrics status, open issues and actions, and change management summary.  Develop program gate review documentation in support of GDPEP process requirements
•    Maintain PM database that monitors health status of the global program portfolio and act as a gate keeper to ensure all Stellantis EU programs/projects adhere to the GDPEP product launch process. Ensure compliance to IATF section of Program Management. Manage programs as required by business needs (supply base management, operations changes, cost reduction initiatives)
•    Continues improvement and Project government regarding of processes to ensure timely completion of all programs/projects. Lead multi-functional business program teams using a company-specific product launch process (GDPEP)

Your profile:
•    Bachelor’s or master`s degree in Engineering, Technology or Business Management or a comparable qualification, with background / knowledge in electronics area. Project management certification is advantageous
•    Several years of automotive business-related experience, with progressive responsibility in an engineering or operations environment with several years of Program Management experience
•    Demonstrated organizational skills as well as strong written and verbal communication skills are a must. Ability to influence in a matrix management environment
•    Self-confident team player with a target-driven and agile mindset and experience in Project and Process Management
•    Excellent English communication skills and willingness to travel;  preferably German communication skills in addition

We offer: 
•    Work with the newest technologies in automotive electronics and software engineering
•    Specialized training and employee development support
•    A friendly work environment which fosters creativity
•    Social package: private medical care, insurance, sports card, relocation package, 
•    Flexible working hours and possibility of working from home
•    Employment agreement with copyrights tax benefit 


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