Head of Project Management Office – PMO (m/f/d) Automotive Industry

  • Leverkusen
  • Eingestellt: 18. Juni 2021
  • Bewerbungsschluss: 18. Juni 2022
    Jobbeschreibung:

    As the TMD Friction family, we have stood for sustainable quality for over 135 years and are now part of the Japanese Nisshinbo Group. As a leading international company in the manufacture of brake pads for vehicles and industrial applications, our employees in 12 countries across all five continents work on optimising brake performance.

    At our site in Leverkusen we are currently looking for a

    Head of Project Management Office – PMO (m/f/d) Automotive Industry

    As Head of PMO (m/f/d), you will be responsible for the delivery of the defined strategic PMO projects in compliance with the schedule, scope, quality and budget. You manage the project portfolio and the associated resources (time, personnel, budget).

    • Create transparency on project resource and funding

    • Regular reporting and escalation to steering teams

    • Manage resource situation and delivery expectation (scope, quality, and time)

    • Develop the project management process and PMO standards

    • Lead and develop project managers (internal and external)

    • Strong alignment with project stakeholders, especially project sponsors and steering committees

    • Drive mitigation activities whenever projects are at risks

    • Create an innovative working culture and mindset for future company development stages

    • Master’s degree in Business Administration or comparable studies
    • At least 10 years of professional experience
    • Proven project management skills within automotive industry or comparable dynamic multinational matrix organizations
    • Expert in change management
    • Good conflict management skills
    • Fluent English and German

    • Strong leadership and advanced communication skills

    • Strong moderation and presentation skills

    • Very good strategic and entrepreneurial thinking

    • Strong analytical and project management skills

    You will have the daily opportunity to work at the front end of our latest technology shaping the future together with your team. We offer the environment of a global company with all opportunities for an international career development, a competitive salary plus additional company benefits.

    As the TMD Friction family, we have stood for sustainable quality for over 135 years and are now part of the Japanese Nisshinbo Group. As a leading international company in the manufacture of brake pads for vehicles and industrial applications, our employees in 12 countries across all five continents work on optimising brake performance.

    At our site in Leverkusen we are currently looking for a

    Head of Project Management Office – PMO (m/f/d) Automotive Industry

    As Head of PMO (m/f/d), you will be responsible for the delivery of the defined strategic PMO projects in compliance with the schedule, scope, quality and budget. You manage the project portfolio and the associated resources (time, personnel, budget).

    • Create transparency on project resource and funding

    • Regular reporting and escalation to steering teams

    • Manage resource situation and delivery expectation (scope, quality, and time)

    • Develop the project management process and PMO standards

    • Lead and develop project managers (internal and external)

    • Strong alignment with project stakeholders, especially project sponsors and steering committees

    • Drive mitigation activities whenever projects are at risks

    • Create an innovative working culture and mindset for future company development stages

    • Master’s degree in Business Administration or comparable studies
    • At least 10 years of professional experience
    • Proven project management skills within automotive industry or comparable dynamic multinational matrix organizations
    • Expert in change management
    • Good conflict management skills
    • Fluent English and German

    • Strong leadership and advanced communication skills

    • Strong moderation and presentation skills

    • Very good strategic and entrepreneurial thinking

    • Strong analytical and project management skills

    You will have the daily opportunity to work at the front end of our latest technology shaping the future together with your team. We offer the environment of a global company with all opportunities for an international career development, a competitive salary plus additional company benefits.