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Program Manager

West Point, New York
Job Type
30 Jul 2022
Program Manager

We are currently in search of a Program Manager to join our Program Management department of the Marquardt Group in our location Cazenovia (USA).

The Program Manager is responsiblefor leading and managing multiple projects, meeting customer demands, achievingoverall project timing, and meeting financial targets. You will berequired to lead a project team from development through series production,acting as the primary point of communication between the customer and theproject team.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Work together with internal management teams and customer management teams to plan, develop, control and direct the projects
  • Lead across functions to ensure on time delivery of the right products that meet quality standards to the customer
  • Coordinate ongoing analyses of projects and development activities to identify cost saving opportunities, quality improvements, and process improvements
  • Support sales teams in presenting new technologies and products to existing customers and current products to potential new customers
  • Provide technical direction and serve as the point of contact for design engineering and process/manufacturing engineering
  • Learn and use the Marquardt Product Evolution Process
  • Plan programs with multiple technical components, track budgets and timelines, and prepare/ present status reports for management
Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business Administration, or related field
  • 3+ years of experience in project/program management, project/development engineering, and operations
  • Mechanical or Electrical (preferred) design/development skills
  • Continuous improvement background (green/black belt preferred)
  • Automotive industry experience (preferred)
  • Ability to manage projects, including planning and organization, decision making, problem solving, work delegation, and employee development
  • Advanced computer skills including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Email, MRP software and PLM software is a plus
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills required
  • Strong Presentations skills. Must be able to present to large and small groups including project teams, management and customers
  • Basic accounting and budgetary skills
  • Foreign language (German/Spanish) is a plus
Core Values We Admire:
  • Integrity -You believe in honest and transparent communication internally and externally.
  • Flexibility - You enjoy a fast-paced, dynamic environment and remain positive and agile when plans change an evolve.
  • Partnership - You are an excellent team player who is able to build strong relationships and effectively partner with other team members to achieve results.
  • Innovation - You think outside of the box and share your ideas with the team to support new and game changing technology.
  • Pursuit of Excellence - You strive to be the best, in and out of Marquardt.
The Perks of Working at Marquardt:
  • Innovative products and diverse customer base.
  • Competitive compensation and paid vacation annually plus personal time.
  • Generous benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance that start on your first day, as well as disability and 401K matching.
  • Support and resources to continue your learning and development, including a tuition reimbursement program.
  • Supplier discounts on GM, FCA, and Ford.
  • Amazingly smart and fun teammates, and a management team invested in your development and success.
  • Company events such as picnics and holiday gatherings and supporting the community as a team.

Contact Person:
Lisa Laporte, +1

="" Marquardt Switches Inc. • 2711 Route 20 East • Cazenovia, NY • 13035 • USA
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  • Job Reference: 671931472-2
  • Date Posted: 30 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Marquardt Group
  • Location: West Point, New York
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Consulting & Corporate Strategy
  • Job Type: Permanent