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Mgr Program Manager


Eger, HE, HU, 3300

Req ID 12015 Eger, Hungary



Position responsibilities:


●        Lead multi-functional business program teams using the GDPEP product launch processes. Assume overall program responsibility for Quality, Delivery, Profitability of the programs from initial customer quotation through post-launch product life cycle management.


●          Planning: Develop program launch sequence, primary milestone identification, master timelines, and schedules for business program integration.


●          Execution: Manage program activity to meet performance metrics including NRE budget, BOM, CAPEX, profitability, schedule adherence, and product functional capability.


●          Documentation: Maintain comprehensive program reports including schedule and metrics status, open issues and actions, and change management (EC) summary. Develop program gate review documentation and program files in support of GDPEP process requirements.


●          Communication: Conduct program meetings and management gate reviews. Function as primary program contact within the ZF organization, and with OEM customers.


●          Coordinate functional activities, and ensure matrix resource efficiencies to achieve program objectives. Matrix functions include Sales, Product Engineering, Quality, Purchasing, Manufacturing, Materials, and Finance.


●          Manage capital and tooling expenditure appropriation requests (CEA). Ensure CEA spending achieves budget metrics.


●          Manage projects as required by business needs (ex.: supply base management, operations changes, cost reduction initiatives).




●          Education:      B.S. degree (Engineering, Technology, or Business Management).


●          Experience:    6 years minimum automotive business related experience, with progressive responsibility in an engineering, program management or operations environment.


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