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Program Manager

Location: Multimatic Electronic Systems UK, Thetford, Norfolk, United Kingdom

Posted: March 13th, 2024

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Multimatic is a global automotive company providing hardware and engineering services to OEMs around the world.  Its newly formed Cambridge (UK) based electronics division, Multimatic Electronic Systems (MES), will meet the growing needs of our automotive customers in electronics hardware and software control.  Combining our new products with Multimatic’s existing expertise in suspension systems, vehicle dynamics, mechanisms and mechatronics will enable us to go to market with complete active suspension, active aero and powered door products to our customers in the future.

We are seeking a Programme Manager to join our growing engineering team based at Thetford. Our Programme Management team is expanding with many new and innovative active suspension and aero, powered door and full vehicle projects. The Programme Manager role within MES is more than just a typical Programme Manager, it’s a technically focused role that integrates with engineering whilst being the voice of Multimatic to the customer. This is a unique opportunity to join us during this exciting time as we create this new Division and you will be at the heart of our new product road map.

We need someone who is happy to work with others, is able to communicate well and most importantly embraces our culture - finding ways to say “yes”, meeting all commitments, being flexible, embracing challenges and ensuring we deliver excellent solutions to our customers.

Facility Address:

20 Fison Way, Thetford, IP24 1HJ. 

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Lead projects from Kick-off through to final delivery
  • Working with engineering to deliver projects to agreed specification
  • Manage and report on project timings
  • Be the key project interface for customers and key stakeholders
  • Take on the responsibility for change management and open issues within a project
  • Support the process team to develop and improve process and reports.
  • Accountable for the delivery of ECU’s and software to automotive standards

Ideal Experience

  • Previous experience as a Project or Programme Manager
  • Knowledge of automotive electronic architectures and technology
  • Previous experience of a customer-facing role demonstrating strong customer management
  • An understanding of financial management and budget tracking


  • Creation of reports for timelines and budgets
  • Experience working electronics within the motorsport or automotive sectors
  • Knowledge and experience of MS Project or other project management tools

Multimatic is an equal opportunity employer.

If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume.
We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.