about 1 year ago
POSTING END DATE: 17/01/2018
ADVERTISED SALARY: £50,000 - £65,000
LOCATION: Gaydon, Warwickshire
An ever-evolving heritage. A truly exciting future. Two of the world’s most iconic brands. Jaguar Land Rover is revered across the globe. Continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and redefining the benchmark for excellence, we set the standards others want to follow. We want to keep it that way too. Which is where you join the journey.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Our vehicles are admired and desired across the world for luxurious design and outstanding engineering. Driving them is an incredible experience; being the ideas and expertise behind their creation is even more exhilarating. Being part of our Engineering and Manufacturing team you'll join this journey.
Joining our Programme Management function, which is a core part of our Product Engineering team, you’ll be accountable for the delivery of vehicle programme work streams to agreed time, cost, and quality targets. You’ll create, maintain and deliver plans, using risk management and dealing with cross-functional teams in multiple locations.
You’ll also hold financial control of delivery costs, maximising efficiency and output to achieve pre-defined project and work stream targets. You’ll also drive success from ambiguity, defining best practices and ensuring adherence.
WHAT YOU’LL NEED
You’ll be a degree qualified Project Manager, ideally in an engineering or project-oriented discipline. You’ll bring plenty of exposure to managing complex, multi-year projects in a relevant industry and you’ll back up your experience with a recognised project management qualification such as Prince2.
You’ll be a driven leader with exceptional management and communication skills, displaying previous experience of ensuring consistence in governance and the delivery of multiple projects to strict deadlines. Any exposure to automotive industry project management practices is highly beneficial.
Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan, and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.
Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.
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