Role details

Program Manager - Automotive

Detroit   •   USD100,000 - USD120,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Leading global manufacturer within automitve
  • Seeking outgoing engineers for a highly customer interactive role

About Our Client

Our client for the Program Manager Automotive opportunity is a global leading manufacturer and supplier of transmission components for the automotive industry. This leading European based company has a strong reputation and is Global leader. Our client provides world-class products to the global vehicle industry. Their automotive division in Detroit is currently supporting over $1 billion in programs and still expanding.

Job Description

The Program Manager Automotive is responsible for developing new products and launches while also tending to the needs of the customer. Our client is looking for individuals with a strong technical background with business acumen. This individual will be working cross-functionally internally with engineering and sales while also working directly with all the major OEMs in a highly customer interactive role.

  • Conduct needs analysis to uncover customer needs and requirements for solutions
  • Teach and communicate with the customer on product applications
  • Serve is the main contact with the customers on all aspects of the program
  • Promote products and innovations to customers while ensuring profit margin objectives are met
  • Lead customer RFQ process and provide any and all commercial support
  • Work cross-functionally with project teams
  • Ensure relevant project launch information in communicated effectively

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Mechanical or Industrial is Preferred)
  • Must have technical aptitude and able to speak knowledgeably on technical applications
  • 3-7 years of Program Management experience (Automotive preferred)
  • Excellent communication and present skills to large and small groups
  • High sense of urgency and attention to detail
  • Ability to travel up to 25% (Most travel will be local)

What's on Offer

Competitive base salary, bonus, company car, phone, computer, all expenses paid, benefits, 401K

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