Manager, Project Management (Boucherville)

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Boucherville, Quebec — Permanent, Full-time

As Manager, Project Management, your role will be to manage the Project Management Team as well as being the divisional link within the company’s ePMO. You will also be responsible for planning, deploying and tracking projects in product development for tomorrow’s electric vehicles.  You will ensure project performance by coordinating detailed activities and checking progress in collaboration with all the teams involved.

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Your challenges

  • Leads and plans the activities of a team of Project Managers in Engineering, for the design, validation and marketing of products
  • Managed engineering projects for the design, validation and marketing of products
  • Responsible for establishing and maintaining the allocation of engineering resources required for projects (planned vs. actual)
  • Participate in the implementation of technology roadmap planning for present and future products
  • Hire, coach and evaluate the performance of engineering project managers
  • Represent the division to the company’s Engineering Project Office
  • Identify and manage project risks as well as the actions to be taken to minimize their impact on the schedule in order to deliver projects on time
  • Develop and maintain project management documents (schedule, deliverables, risks, meeting agenda and minutes, action follow-up) in collaboration with the various departments involved
  • Facilitate and organize project follow-up meetings
  • Coordinate project activities on a daily basis with the resources involved and act as a communication bridge between the different teams in order to ensure the effectiveness and efficiency of the project
  • Prepare dashboards, KPIs and other documents for the Product Management group
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of processes, tools and work methods to improve project performance

 

Your Strengths

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or a combination of a bachelor’s degree and relevant experience
  • + 7 years in project management in engineering product development
  • Experiences in matrix and multi-site management
  • Knowledge and implementation of “stage gate” product development processes (asset)
  • Experience in PMO management (asset)
  • PMP Project Management Certification (asset)
  • Mastery of project management tools (MS Project or equivalent)
  • Knowledge of RFI/RFQ processes (asset)
  • Demonstrated communication skills and meeting facilitation skills
  • Ability to influence, manage and mobilize stakeholders with varied expertise from different cultures and geographic locations
  • Be proactive and autonomous
  • Rigor and tolerance of ambiguity
  • Bilingual French and English

 

Why be part of our driving force?

  • We are a dynamic and growing Quebec SME that fosters creativity, innovation and collaboration
  • We are distinguished by the multidisciplinary and multicultural nature of our team
  • We have flexible working hours and offer the possibility to benefit from a summer schedule
  • We offer the Dana TM4 shuttle service from the Longueuil metro station.
  • Because our Social Club organizes a multitude of varied activities: running club, Oktoberfest, mechoui, 5@7, dessert club, comedy night, etc.