Serial Life Program Manager

Faurecia Interior Systems Lansing , MI 48907

Posted 2 weeks ago

Faurecia is an Equal Opportunity Employer

New trends and expectations are reshaping the automotive industry. Inspired by the exciting new challenges associated with this revolution, Faurecia anticipates the future of mobility developing cutting-edge solutions for smart life on board and sustainable mobility. If you're willing to contribute and create value for tomorrow's cleaner and smarter mobility, Faurecia is the place to be.

Our Automotive Seating Division is looking for a Serial Life Program Manager for its Auburn Hills, MI location.

The main missions of the role are to:

  • Develop strong relationships and manage the ongoing negotiations with the customer as the official Faurecia representative.

  • Support all VA/VE and engineering change management activities

  • Manage various programs.

  • Manage all planning and executing of VA/VE activities

  • Liaise with the Program Controller to release investments in compliance with controlling procedures; take economical responsibility for all deviations from initial requirements.

  • Monitor the Program and Model Year Launches: track progress by updating Business Plan, Program Dashboard and Budget Reports, and by leading reviews of program steps and results.

  • Conduct Risk/Opportunity analyses, and develop and implement appropriate action plans.

  • Arbitrate any conflicts with the customer on financial and/or technical issues.

  • Staff, manage and co-ordinate a cross-functional program team (Sales, Controlling, Purchasing, Quality, Production, Supply Chain, Product & Process engineering), and define team members' objectives and assignments.

  • Create a "Program Management culture" by ensuring processes defined in the Faurecia Program Management System (PMS) are applied at all steps, and by developing synergies between all actors involved in the program.

  • Organize communications throughout the program lifecycle.

  • Organize key program information to ensure Program continuity and to contribute to knowledge management.

The ideal candidate will have/be:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Engineering or related field.

  • 5 years' experience as a Program Manager or related position such as: Program Development Leader, Program Manufacturing Leader, Program Purchasing Leader or Program Sales Leader, etc.

  • Design & Development or Industrial Operations in an automotive sector

  • Automotive seating preferred

  • Customer relations with supply base, Tier 1 and OEMs at senior levels

  • Positive reputation with the customer for meeting deliverables

  • Must be willing to travel within and outside the United States

  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office - Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and Project)

  • Knowledge of Program Management system and tools preferred

  • Strategic Thinking and technical capacities

See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Merrill Lynch Financial Advisor Planning Development Program

Bank Of America Corporation

Posted 5 days ago

VIEW JOBS 10/17/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-01-15T00:00 Job Description: Merrill Lynch Wealth Management is a leading provider of comprehensive wealth management and investment products and services for individuals, companies, and institutions. Merrill Lynch wealth management is one of the largest businesses of its kind in the world specializing in goals-based wealth management, including planning for retirement, education, legacy, and other life goals through investment advice and guidance. Merrill Lynch's financial advisors help clients pursue the life they envision through a one-on-one relationship with an advisor committed to their needs. We believe trust comes from transparency. Our trusted financial advisors are equipped with access to the investment insights of Merrill Lynch coupled with the banking convenience of Bank of America. Merrill Lynch Wealth Management is part of Bank of America Corporation. The Team Financial Advisor (TFA) role is a specific functional role aligned to a Financial Advisor (FA) team for the purpose of concentrating on a targeted aspect of the Team's business. The primary focus of the TFA Planner role is to deliver a full range of goals-based planning & financial solutions to their FA Team's clients. The TFA Planner will own and manage the planning components of the team's client service model. Key Responsibilities * Understand all aspects of an optimal practice and complete the training and development needed to prepare for a successful career as a Financial Advisor * Build and maintain a clear process for adding to and updating client profile information in Salesforce after regular client reviews * Consistently make adjustments to analytics, portfolio, balance sheet, net worth statement and recommendations based on new or relevant information * Deliver a full range of goals-based financial planning / wealth strategies including assessment of client needs * Maintain a robust knowledge of the firm's latest planning tools, techniques and strategies * Maintain a full understanding of ML online capabilities * Possess a working knowledge of financial planning wealth management tools * Possess niche-related knowledge and remain current on industry rules and relevant regulations including future standards that may be mandated * Use relevant knowledge and content to educate other Financial Advisors on strategies * Manage the team's client profiling process by leveraging all Firm resources * Deliver holistic goals-based financial solutions to clients * Prepare and present detailed customized client reports including metrics on progress to goals, especially during client reviews * Fulfill continuing education requirements to maintain designation(s) * Establish and maintain relationships with the management team and inform them of circumstances that require supervisory attention/review/approval per compliance guidelines and policies * Complete required training, obtain industry licenses (Series 7 & 66), master assessments, maintain continuing education requirements and meets minimum performance standards * Source prospective clients and capitalize on referrals * Deliver customized solutions and through collaboration deliver the full resources of Bank of America Merrill Lynch This position may be subject to SAFE Act registration requirements. Pursuant to the SAFE Act requirements, all employees engaged in residential loan mortgage originations must register with the federal registry system and remain in good standing. If your position requires SAFE Act registration, you will be required to register and to submit to the required SAFE Act background check and registration process. Failure to obtain and/or maintain SAFE Act registration may result in your immediate termination. Legal authorization to work in the US now and in the future without sponsorship is required. Qualifications: * Strong analytical skills * Proven ability to identify clients optimal risk profiles, goals, objectives and appropriate asset allocation * Proven ability to assess needs of clients and recommend appropriate solutions/interventions * Proven ability to work collaboratively on a team and with key partners * Proven ability to listen and probe for clarity and understanding * Ability to source clients through prospecting and networking * Ability to work in an environment where the majority of your compensation is tied to your performance * Goal and results oriented * Highly effective communication skills (written and verbal) * Proven ability to engage with and influence others * Solid follow-through skills * Strong computer/technical literacy and proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel NOTE: In addition to Planning, this position may be considered for both the Business Management and the Investment and Financing roles Ideal candidate will have: * At minimum a Bachelors Degree * Credentialed with planning designations (s) – CFP or CHFC – The TFA curriculum assists candidates prepare for and earn the CFP designation * Experience working with clients on planning-related needs * Proficiency in using SalesForce / Client Relationship Manager Tool * Strong understanding of the Financial Advisor role Posting Date: 10/16/2018 Location: Little Rock, AR, CYPRESS PLAZA OFFICE BLDG., 2200 N RODNEY PARHAM RD, Bloomington, IN, 320 W 8TH ST (IN9320), Terre Haute, IN, 401 OHIO ST (IN9401), Indianapolis, IN, PARKWOOD FIVE, 510 E 96TH ST, Bowling Green, KY, 340 E MAIN AVE (KY9340), Grand Rapids, MI, CALDER PLAZA, 250 MONROE AVE NW, Traverse City, MI, HARBOUR VIEW CENTRE, 333 W GRANDVIEW PKWY, Muskegon, MI, 380 W WESTERN AVE (MI9380), East Lansing, MI, 2501 COOLIDGE RD (MI9501), Portage, MI, 750 TRADE CENTRE WAY (MI9750), Ann Arbor, MI, 777 E EISENHOWER PKWY (MI9777), Saginaw, MI, EXECUTIVE TWO BUILDING, 4805 TOWNE CENTRE RD, Rochester, MN, 4041 28TH ST NW (MN9041), Stillwater, MN, MERRILL LYNCH, 219 MAIN ST N, Wayzata, MN, 308 WALKER AVE S (MN9308), Wayzata, MN, 315 LAKE ST E (MN9315), Broadview Heights, OH, 6001 E ROYALTON RD (OH4001), Hudson, OH, 10 W STREETSBORO ST (OH4010), Westlake, OH, GORDON BUILDING, 159 CROCKER PARK BLVD, Pepper Pike, OH, PEPPER PIKE PLACE, 30195 CHAGRIN BLVD, Cleveland, OH, 1 CLEVELAND CENTER, 1375 , - United States Travel: Yes, 5% of the time Full / Part-time: Full time Hours Per Week: 37.5 Shift: 1st shift Bank Of America Corporation East Lansing MI

Serial Life Program Manager

Faurecia Interior Systems