Program Manager (Automotive manufacturing)

Location Rayong
Discipline Manufacturing Industrial
Job reference BBBH46469_1710928291
Salary Negotiable
Job startdate
Consultant email [email protected]


  • To ensure the achievement of targets for performances, costs, timing and quality during the development of product and process until early production and SOP.

  • To ensure Customer interface in terms of product requirements, timing and expectations\achievements and to convey them to the development/production/quality team.

  • To represent the company in communication with the customer.

  • To report to the company, the customer feedback and to monitor customer satisfaction and needs.

  • To assure deliveries of products (prototype, documentations, drawings)

  • To assure respect of milestones and performances (functionality, quality, and reliability) within customer milestones and expectations to the agreed standard.

  • To participate at RFQ process, defining solutions and resources for new projects.

  • To ensure the achievement of target cost defined during offer phase by managing necessary modifications and manufacturing processes.

  • Lead manufacturing activities whilst working cross functionally to achieve the program goals. (R&D, Purchasing, Quality, Logistic, Sales, Process Engineering, Finance, After-sales, Marketing).


  • Minimum 10 years experience in Assembly, Manufacturing Engineering and Program Management.

  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in Automotive, Industrial or Mechanical Engineering.

  • Self Motivated with ability to work under a tight schedule.

  • Some domestic travels may be required as needed to support customer meetings.

  • Support and resolution of customer quality issues which may require rework, re-inspection, involvement of inspection company co-ordination at different customer sites.

  • Possesses specific knowledge, expertise, and is technically current in product development field. Experience in the automotive industry preferred.

  • Demonstrated ability to carry out projects, broad in nature, from beginning to end in coordination with internal and external contacts.

  • Strong organizational, project management, and leadership skills to prioritize, coordinate projects, manage conflicting needs, and deal with many issues at one time.

  • Must be able to work independently under little or no supervision.

  • Demonstrated strong written and verbal communication skills in English in order to effectively communicate with internal and external contacts and represent the Company in a professional manner when performing job duties.

  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills to exercise influence at various levels and functions.

  • Demonstrated ability to research and recommend new product/process program enhancements and participate in and initiate implementation of continuous improvement processes.

  • Demonstrated leadership abilities in managing programs to meet goals (i.e. successful program launch).

  • Demonstrated ability to work on long-term assignments, broad in nature, using a high level of originality and ingenuity.

  • Must be able to develop long-term technical strategies/plans to meet future business needs and growth opportunities.

  • Must be able to work independently with substantial latitude for unreviewed action or decision.

  • Demonstrated ability to lead and manage several large and complex projects simultaneously.

  • Must have experience with past project financial responsibilities.

  • Will require flexibility in work hours as the position will require regular off hour activities to communicate with and coordinate activities with the global Magna team, customers, and suppliers.

  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate others through support, training etc

Interested candidates please send your update resume, current and expected salary with contact details to:

ManpowerGroup Thailand - Eastern Seaboard Branch
44/59 Room No. 302, Moo 11 T.Nong-prue, A.Banglamung Chonburi 20150
Contact Khun Jaru Sritin (Professional and Executive Consultant)
Telephone no. 033-049599 ext.3405 or 089-2739854

Manpower recruitment license No.Chobor.03/2554
Ref: BH46469