AVL is the world's largest independent company for development, simulation and testing technology of powertrains (hybrid, combustion engines, transmission, electric drive, batteries and software) for passenger cars, trucks and large engines. AVL North America has around 600 employees and 3 locations in Michigan: Plymouth Headquarters, Ann Arbor and Bloomfield.
Senior Project Manager II (#2019-2293) Location: America: USA
Department: Powertrain Engineering
AVL is looking for an experienced Project Manager to add to the Powertrain Engineering, Inc. company. The Sr. Project Manager has the overall responsibility for the successful execution of all assigned projects. Proficient communication skills required; written and verbal. Qualified candidates for this position must have Launch experience. In addition, qualified candidates should be detail oriented with excellent organizational skills. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Employer will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.
Project leadership with teams in multiple locations
Controls projects with medium commercial, social, and technical complexity.
Supports the PEI proposal process
Authority to form the project team jointly with STLs/SAMs according to the required project resources (capacity, quality and location)
Develops synchronization of AVL and customer processes
Managing the project initialization and planning with special attention to cross location project organization and interface with customer
Ensures implementation of projects in compliance with all related processes to achieve targets (cost, timing, deliverables) and customer satisfaction.
Scope change management via a formal PVR process.
Customer Relationship Management during sales and project execution.
Facilitate project meetings.
Interface with Finance and support project accounting requirements.
Identify new business opportunities on existing projects.
Work collaboratively with KAMs on new business opportunities at existing customers