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Programme Manager

Programme Manager

North Oxford



The Role

The Programme manager will lead a cross functional team responsible for the management of multiple programmes and launches to the OEM. They will be responsible for:

  • Manage the Programme Launch Deliverables
  • Cradle to grave project management for launches
  • Costs, negotiations, budgeting including raising orders
  • Project budget, timing and profitability responsibility
  • Report project status internally and externally and conducts reviews
  • Monitor capital spend and approve

  • Manage programme review meetings

  • Manage suppliers & customers; feasibility reviews and feedback

  • Manage Engineering changes

  • 8D's process and provide Engineering solutions

  • Report key milestones

  • Report gateway deliverables

  • KPIs

  • Maintain all PM relevant data

  • Review lessons learned from previous/similar programmes

  • Support early launch production containment actions

  • Successful closure of Project

The Person


  • 5 years project mgr experience in Automotive
  • RASIC Gateway
  • Budget Planning, Cost Tracking experience
  • Ability to interrogate dimensional data incl knowledge of CRT, SC and CTQ elements.
  • Direct experience of APQP, PPAP, PSW (including Control Plans, PFMEA)
  • 8D Process, 5Y, Fishbone, Corrective action processes
  • Customer facing


  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Awareness of 5S disciplines
  • Multiple OEM management
  • University degree - ideally in engineering or business

The Company

The business are working with multiple OEMs currently and have a solid order book moving forward. They are great at internally developing their employees through training and promoting internally. The business is looking for a programme manager who can hit the ground running.