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Serial Life Project Leader VIE

Date:  11-May-2022
Country/Region:  PT
City:  SAO JOAO DA MADEIRA Accessorie
Contract Type:  VIE
Requisition ID:  27480

New trends and expectations are reshaping the automotive industry. Inspired by the exciting new challenges associated with this revolution, Faurecia anticipates the future of mobility developing cutting-edge solutions for smart life on board and sustainable mobility. If you are willing to contribute and create value for tomorrow’s cleaner and smarter mobility, Faurecia is the place to be!


  1. To be eligible for the VIE program, you must be European, aged between 18-28 old and graduated from a master/engineering degree
  2. Your application must be submitted in English to be considered by our non-French speaking teams in our plants worldwide.
  3. As part of your international development, you cannot perform a VIE in the country of your citizenship.


The VIE Program of Faurecia is an international young graduate program, which enables young graduates native from the European Economic Area (EU + Norway, Liechtenstein and Iceland) aged between 18 and 28 to work for one of our subsidiary around the world!

Business France, the French agency for international business development, is in charge of all the administrative procedures of your assignment. For further information, please visit the following link: https://www.civiweb.com/ and http://careers.faurecia.com/job-offers


We are looking for an Serial Life Project Manager VIE who will provide support to the Automotive Seating Activity and therefore has regular interactions with all global sites, and who will be based in Sao Joa Da Madeira, Portugal


The mission will last 12 months [renewable 12 more months.]


The main objectives are to:


Deliver the project at the quality level expected by the customer and ensure profitability of the technical evolutions for the Company.

Be interface between the customers and internal Plants, to facilitate the communication and the resolution of blocking points.


Here are the main responsibilities of this role : 

  • Follow & Update the ECR activity dashboard (Engineering Changes Request):
  • Centralize client requests (ECR).
  • Verify the feasibility, Analyze the product/ process impact, estimate the timing plan, obtain the costings, and validate them
  • Forward the economic impacts with the justifications to the sales team
  • Organize/ Attend meetings with the plants and the customers to Follow the ECR.


The ideal candidate will be/have:

  • Engineering Diploma or Masters Degree
  • Good organization, rigorous and autonomous
  • International mindset
  • Analytical mindset
  • Results/objectives oriented
  • Strong written and oral communications skills
  • Fluent English


Faurecia is an Equal Opportunity Employer

So, are you coming on board for your new challenge?

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