Programme Manager

Programme Manager – Cambridge – up to £80,000+

Programme Manager is required to join a high technology design and engineering company in Central Cambridge. You must have 5 years’ industrial experience and achievements driving projects and programmes to time as well as introducing new products to market to join this world leading technology company in their field. This is a permanent opportunity paying £65,000+.

 

As a Programme Manager, you must have experience/ qualifications in:

 

  • 1st or 2.1 class degree in an engineering discipline
  • Solid understanding of engineering fundamentals including mechanical, electronic, control and software elements
  • Minimum of 5 years delivering successful projects, ideally with experience of introducing new products into market
  • Experience of communicating, showing initiative, making decisions and presenting confidently
  • Ability to prioritise activities, balancing long and short-term objectives and finding efficient ways to solve problems.
  • Good customer-facing skills
  • Good understanding of project, risk management and customer management
  • Robust & resilient character
  • Able to travel to Asia on a frequent basis

 

Main responsibilities as a Programme Manager include:

 

  • Customer facing and customer management (experience >5 years)
  • Driving projects and programmes to time, cost and quality targets (experience >5 years)
  • Introducing new products to market (experience ideally for the smartphone or other high-tech market)
  • Drive a multi-disciplinary programme engineering team
  • Co-ordinating technical teams
  • Build and maintain strong customer relationships

This is a role that you can help define and mould to your skills and ambitions. You will be joining a multi-disciplinary team, and they can accommodate individuals with different skill sets. You will have the opportunity to make an important contribution to a small company, with the associated risks and rewards.

 

Your CV will be forwarded to Xult Group Ltd, a leading Technology Engineering and Manufacturing recruitment consultancy.

To apply for this job email your details to tobiasc@xultgroup.com

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