Breakthrough Innovation Senior Project Manager - RD 14367

Function: Engineering (R&D, Manuf. Eng.)
Localization: France - Franche-Comté - Magny-Vernois
Contract type: Standard jobs
Publication date: 24th April 2019

 

Faurecia is an Equal Opportunity Employer
 
"Technical Perfection and automotive passion" is what defines Faurecia. We design, engineer and provide the best in technology, systems and services for automobile makers in every major market on all five continents. If you share our ambition for technical perfection and our passion for all things automotive, Faurecia has a career for you.
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Our Covers & Foam Solutions Division is looking for a  Breakthrough Innovation Senior Project Manager for its Technical Center at Magny-Vernois (70, France). We are located between Vesoul and Belfort.
 
Essential responsibilities and duties
  • Drive the breakthrough Innovation Projects  and lead Innovation Technical Project Manager team.

  • Generate new breakthough Projects

  • Accountable for deliverables (QCDP) of the projects he is in charge of

     

The main missions of the role are:

Innovation project team Management

  • Lead the Innovation Technical Project Leader team of the division in charge of breakthrough projects

  • Drive the Projects QCDP for the projects he is in charge of (defined at the beginning of the project)

  • In charge of technical Work Packages if the team is technical contributor or technical leader

  • Identify resources needs

  • Identify technical gaps and propose action plan and apply it

  • Contribute to the solving of « hard points » and key technical issues of the project in development.
  • Manage the relationship with the suppliers , with external companies and the partners involved in the projects/studies,  ensuring respect of Partnership Contracts established.
  • Manage the budget of the projects , for which he is in charge of– and consolidate them
  • Motivate and develop team members knowledge with HR support
 

New Project generation


  • Initiate the new projects and Prepare schedule and perform technical actions of the Project with the project managers
  • Ensure consistency of the project vs Division Strategic plan
  • Representative of the Division with main stakeholders internal & external for breakthrough projects – contribute to high value system generation

  • Propose new breakthrough project with product/process/function performances. (technological “bricks”)

  • Ensure technological watch and benchmark

Technological Roadmap

  • Contribute to the global Strategic plan of the division with key projects generation and leading

  • Ensure technological watch and benchmark

RFQs & Lobbying -Capitalisation/Standardisation

  • Lobbying with customers / presentations
  • Mock ups and demonstrators of very High quality preparation for customers and internal needs
  • Generate all Standard doscuments needed to deploy the innovations and support them in RFQ and application phases

 

The ideal candidate will have/be:


Minimum education level: Msc Science or  equivalent  or experienced technician

Experience :

  • Successful Breakthrough Innovation project management until market introduction
  • Complete seat and key components deep knowledge
  • Experience in an industrial environment (ideally in the automotive complete seat)
  • Project experience including knowledge of Project Management processes, standards and tools

 

Skills and competencies

  • Open minded & curious
  • Autonomy – able tho take initiatives
  • Pro-activity and creativity

 

 

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