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Project Manager

Location: Multimatic Niche Manufacturing UK, Thetford, Norfolk, United Kingdom

Posted: May 21st, 2024

Position Overview:

Multimatic is a global automotive supply company providing hardware and engineering services to OEMs around the world.

Undertake project management of a stand-alone short duration motorsport, fixturing and service spares projects, also supporting project prototyping of a wider Multimatic program. General project management responsibility for the planning and coordination of project activities, including defining project scope and Manpower requirements for achievement of deliverables to quality, timing and cost targets.

Facility Address:

Unit 1, Wyatt Way Thetford, Norfolk IP24 1HB England


  • Lead and deliver project plans for new proposals and existing projects through liaison with functional departments leaders, including creation of cost models and customer quotes.
  • Define project scope and timeline, identifying key project deliverables and milestones maintaining relevant documentation and communication with stakeholders
  • Create project team through Manpower and facilities planning, ensuring resources are available to support project activities through to OTIF delivery
  • Risk planning and management throughout project, following escalation procedures when necessary.
  • Manage project timing within overall project plan; tracking progress changes and develop recovery plans when necessary.
  • Control project spend within allocated budget, running reports for reporting and escalation.
  • Ensure quality of deliverables from functional departments, manage achievement of project deliverables at program milestones, and facilitate customer sign-off at gateway stages.
  • Collate and deliver weekly management status reports.
  • External customer liaison and reporting for stand-alone projects.
  • Resolve any open issues upon project completion, general final project report and collate lessons learned into database.
  • Maintain project file directory database, ensure configuration control for project documents and reports.
  • Follows all general procedures as indicated in the General Procedures section of the Level 3 Procedures Manual.
  • Supports and adheres to policies, procedures, and operational guidelines related to established quality management systems (e.g. TS 16949, ISO 90012014).
  • Maintains working knowledge of safety policies and regulations to ensure duties of self and others are performed in a safe manner.
  • Additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

The above is intended to describe the general content of and the requirements for the performance of this position.  It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.


  • Minimum HNC/HND third level qualifications.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with Qualification in Mechanical Automotive Engineering
  • At least 3 years experience of working within automotive design and development programs
  • Understanding of Manufacturing Process and ability to understand Engineering drawings
  • Knowledge and experience of automotive product development process and activities
  • Good communication and professional presentation skills for customer and supplier interfacing
  • Leadership, man management and conflict resolution skills
  • Able to work at pace & multitask / prioritise workloads
  • Capable of organising and managing priorities, utilise problem solving techniques
  • Computer literate, with advanced MS Word, Powerpoint & Excel skills/abilities, MS Project expertise preferred

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.