Vehicle Product Manager

LOCATION: Priemyselný park Nitra - Sever, Dolné Hony
CLOSING DATE: 30/11/-0001

Job Description

The primary responsibility of the PVT Product Manager is to provide strong leadership to a number of cross functional departments in order to provide the drive to enhance product quality in order to achieve the vehicle quality targets.
Ensure all necessary engineering changes to the product & processes are approved by Core CoC Managers in a timely manner and then handle the swift & robust implementation to the assembly line of those changes
Manage all elements of the VRT / Sub-system process, incorporating Manufacturing, Service & Plant Quality ensuring the global PVT systems and procedures are fully embedded and adhered to.
Assist the PVT Manager with the recruitment and training of a new team in a new Plant, working with the Sister Plant team to ensure Corporate processes are followed and the 2 teams have a detailed understanding of each other’s work and the full portfolio or related products.
Ensure all customer inputs have a balanced focus with a Customer First mind set (Warranty data, AA Roadside Assistance, FTT, PCPA etc.) with particular focus on the resolution of key customer issues. (e.g. Quick Service Fix's and Fields Service Actions)
Stand in for the PVT Manager and report vehicle line progress to regular senior reviews. (PQRs, DQRs and VLQRs)
In conjunction with NMP and the PVT Manager ensure seamless programme transitions from Launch into PVT.
Ensure lessons learned are fed back into the upstream business for inclusion in new standards and to be incorporated in new models already in process.
Ensure that all affected production sites are accommodated in all engineering changes
Support all areas of the business where necessary involving current car quality expertise and direction


- Degree qualified in an appropriate discipline
- Expert practitioner of 8D, DMAICR or similar problem solving processes
- Good cross functional coordination capability
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate complex ideas – English and Slovakian
- Previous experience of managing in a dynamic environment and leading teams to resolve complex issues
- Valid driving licence
- Excellent working knowledge of manufacturing plant processes
- Previous experience of vehicle launch or PVT


- Work for a successful and well-known international car producer
- Experience opportunities for career growth and personal development
- Have the opportunity to stay abroad and learn the processes from current production sites
- Bonus 0-15% of the base salary
- Transport Allowance
- Pension contribution
- Life Assurance, accident and partial disability insurance and critical illness assurance
- Food vouchers
- Social fund benefits
- Company car for private use
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ID: 3158689   Dátum zverejnenia: 13.8.2017