Global Key Account Programme Manager (m/f/d)

Veröffentlicht am 18. Oktober 2021

Reporting to the Programme Management Director, the Global Key Account Programme Manager is responsible for the leadership of all New Product Introduction (NPI) projects for a Key Global Account. They work closely with the Global Key Account Director and Global Technical Account Director to ensure alignment. This role focuses on high risk / high complexity projects following the Global NPI ways of working, leveraging global ressources across the NPI Programme Management function to support on medium / low complexity projects. The Global Key Account Programme Manager leads the communication with external stakeholders (customers, canners, substrate suppliers) as well as all relevant internal functions (Sales, Technology and Operations), ensuring cross-functional activities are aligned to meet the required performance, quality standard, customer timings and requirements.

Ihre Aufgaben

  • Delivers all NPI projects for a Key Global Customer ensuring customer requirements and expectations are achieved to meet key milestones, with direct responsibility for high risk/high complexity projects
  • Works with Regional NPI Programme Manager in the relevant region for ressource allocation to support the project management of low / medium complexity projects
  • Develops, maintains and communicates programme/project plans to ensure all cross-functional activities are aligned to meet the required performance, quality standard, customer timings and requirements
  • Manages relationships with senior level internal and external stakeholders keeping them informed of progress, risks and issues in order to manage expectations on all the overall programme requirements and deliverables
  • Identifies opportunities for continuous improvement of the NPI process and systems used to manage projects

Ihr Profil

  • A university degree with substantial experience; likely to have obtained a relevant professional business or technical qualification or sufficient relevant experience developed in JM or externally
  • Professional project management qualification e.g. PRINCE 2, APM or PMI
  • Significant experience of applying project management methodology, tools, techniques and terminology in complex, high risk, strategic programmes
  • Excellent German and fluent English language skills, written and spoken
  • Excellent communication skills and presentation skills, with proven ability to present information to relevant stakeholders within the broad organisation
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisation skills, ability to pay close attention to detail
  • A global mindset with experience of working in a multi-cultural environment
  • Proven IT skills using software packages e.g. Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project are essential

Wir bieten Ihnen

  • Ein abwechslungsreiches Einsatzgebiet in einem internationalen Automotive-Umfeld mit vielfältigen Herausforderungen sowie Entwicklungsperspektiven bei einem Global Player
  • Eine gezielte Einarbeitung und individuelle Weiterentwicklungsmöglichkeiten
  • Ein attraktives Gehalt sowie die Einbindung in einen wirtschaftlich gesunden Konzern


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