Graduate Supplier Production Management Engineer opportunity with Global OEM Automotive organisation. Due to organic team growth our client, a Global automotive manufacturer, are recruiting for passionate graduate automotive engineers to join as Graduate Supplier Production Management Engineers with a passion for design and production / manufacturing. The successful SPM Engineers will be given extensive training and development in a world class manufacturing organisation.
Our client works collaboratively with their suppliers and this role sits within the engineering arm of purchasing, which provides support to suppliers from product development through to pre-production and into mass production applying continuous improvement principles to ensure supplier parts achieve requirements.
Graduate Supplier Production Management Engineer Responsibilities:
Take responsibility from product development through to pre-production and into mass production using our clients unique production preparation methodology and teamwork approach
You are leading the preparation team of design, quality & logistics professionals internally and externally, monitoring the planning and development activities of a group of suppliers throughout Europe in a specific commodity area
Continuously promote innovations and improvements, ensuring on-time preparation leading to the successful introduction of your parts into mass production
Work together with your suppliers, improve and develop their mass production performance in the areas of quality, delivery and productivity
Graduate Supplier Production Management Engineer Requirements:
Degree in Engineering - Mechanical / Production / Manufacturing or similar
This would suit someone with previous experience in Quality / Production / Industrial Engineering department preferably in the automotive or mass production environment
Strong planning and organization skills
Enjoy working in a team, respecting others
A creative mind and passion for cars
Excellent communication and project management skills
A proactive hands-on approach and outgoing personality
You have an analytical mind-set
You are willing to travel frequently (60% of time at Suppliers)
Our client offers a dynamic and challenging multicultural work environment, being part of a motivated team in which competence and quality plays an essential role. Enhancing personal growth and a real opportunity to invest in your future through on the job development and training. In return you will be rewarded by a competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package (bonus scheme / extra-legal benefits (group insurance including a pension plan and risk benefits) / flexible working hours and relocation support).