"Lighting a Path to the Future"

Program Manager 59038

Location: Champaign, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $1.00 - $1.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 11/17/2017
Job ID: 02530313
Job Description
Large, highly successful automotive manufacturer offering stability in a collaborative team environment. They offer a competitive base salary plus good relocation package and nice benefits.
  • Providing leadership for product development and launch for both the customer and the product;
  • Understanding all customer requirements for the project, communicating them to the team, and ensuring that the team meets or exceeds expectations;
  • Ensuring adherence to the project plans and schedules through meetings, follow-up documents, managing issues, facilitating team members jobs, and involving management support in overcoming problems;
  • Budgeting, tracking and controlling all project costs;
  • Authorizing and controlling any changes in the program;
  • Serving as the main contact for all communications.
Education:   4-year engineering or technical degree required; Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering preferred.
Required Skills:
  • 3+ years of program management experience in a manufacturing environment, leading the program or product development  from award through launch;
  • Seeking the type of manager who works just as much “on the floor” as at the desk;
  • Product design background;
  • Experience with a class A Automotive manufacturer (Lighting, interior, seats, etc.) is highly preferred;
  • Organizational, planning and problem solving skills;
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities;
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills;
  • Proficient computer skills including MS Office programs.



Newman-Johnson-King, Inc. & A H Justice Search Consultants • 862 S. Bay St. • Aransas Pass, TX 78336 • Phone: 361-758-2410
Copyright® 2010, Newman-Johnson-King, Inc. & AH Justice Search Consultants