Program manager

Varroc Lighting Systems develops and manufactures high-performance, innovative exterior automotive lighting and vehicle control electronics for nearly every major OEM in the world. Our creativity, agility and speed allow us to bring high-quality lighting solutions to mass market vehicles at a competitive cost.

Our portfolio of cutting-edge technology, including LEDs, OLEDs, ADB systems, laser and matrix lamps, and our proprietary Surface-LED lamps, equips us to seamlessly integrate lighting into a vehicle’s design for optimal performance and safety.

With locations in 11 countries on four continents, we can respond quickly and integrate effectively with customers around the globe.

We are looking for a Program manager.

Job desrciption :

1- The program manager is accountable and responsible for coordinating and leading global, cross-functional project teams to meet or exceed project objectives and customer deliverables in relation to quality, profitability, cost, timing, and resource planning. Additionally, the program manager manages project scope, risk, communication, and reporting activities from project inception through launch.

2- Establish strong customer relationships : including the OEM Purchasing, Program Management, Engineering and Quality departments.

3- Single point of contact to customer for Varroc actions. Responsible for implementation and communication of action plans to meet the OEM’s cascaded objectives.

4- Lead internal operating system processes and procedures for project teams. Lead gate reviews for both pre-reviews and executive gate reviews. Ensure projects are complete and approved prior to review.

5- Project Scope Management : Lead development, management, and confirmation of customer requirements including Statement of Work and Design Change Requests. Communicate to customer through customer warning/impact letters when customer related decisions jeopardize Varroc’s ability to deliver to project objectives.

6- Project Timing Management : Ensure project/customer timing is met. Communicate status to customer and internal team members.

7- Program Cost Management : Ensure project meets profitability targets established during gate 2 program commitment targets. Establish profitability roadmaps to meet objectives.

8- Program Risk Management : Establish Risk Mitigation Plans.

9- Support quoting activities.

10- Lead cross-functional engineering / manufacturing / purchasing team meetings and coordinate efforts.

11- Single-point-of-contact with customer for program issues, timing, change control.

Requirements :
– Excellent communication skills in French and in English.
– Frequent travel; overtime expected including several evening meetings with global teams.
– After a period of 6 to 12 months in our French office in Vélizy-Villacoublay, the Program Manager will be located in Varroc office in Tangier.
– 3-5 years. Engineering or manufacturing experience is a plus
– University degree in engineering, business or finance or related discipline

Please note that candidatures that don’t match with the requirements will not be considered.
Please send your resume in english.

Location : Brikcha, Tanger-Tétouan, Morocco

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