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Program Manager CV


El Salto, JAL, MX, 45680

Req ID 25748

We are looking to hire a Program Manager CV to join our team at El Salto Plant.



  • Act as the business leader responsible for programs/projects from inception to the conclusion of the program. 
  • Oversee functional areas during development to meet key deliverables (Engineering, Sales, Purchasing, PFMAE, Finance, Quality, Production) through cross function team meetings, open issues lists and aligned schedules.
  • In accordance with PMI standards, is responsible for managing all aspects of a project over the entire life of the project as shown by the following Project Phases:  Initiating, Planning, Executing, Monitoring & Controlling, and Closing.
  • Meet or improve on spend, capital investment, and tooling recovery financial targets for SOP (launch) and profitability commitment for the life of the product which was baselined at the quote approval. 
  • Monitor timing, quality, technical and financial risks and issues on assigned projects.  Mitigate risks or resolve issues where possible.  Elevate and focus management attention when there is not timely resolution. 
  • Accurate project reporting using PPM tools as directed, i.e. program schedules, status, financials.
    Strong control over program change management for internally and externally generated change requests during development. Ensure programs launch on time and meet deliverables.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Mechanical & Electrician, Industrial, Project Management or business-related discipline.
  • Automotive industry experience required.
  • Minimum of 2 years' Project Management experience through the entire project life cycle as outlined in the PMI PMBOK (Initiating, Planning, Executing, Controlling, Closing).
  • Must demonstrate competency in ZF product design fundamentals, automotive APQP processes, PPAP/ SOP processes, manufacturing knowledge, and financial management basics (capex and non-recurring cost mgt.).
  • Proficiency in English required.
  • Remain flexible to changing responsibilities and workload adjustments. 
  • Must be a strong team leader fostering teamwork, cooperation, and relationship building while developing others.
  • Flexible working hours if/as required to support global team and customer base. 


Be part of our ZF team as Program Manager CV and apply now!


Diana Maldonado

(52) 3336679454

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