Vacancy - Development Standards Lead Coordinator - Princess Yachts

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Job Title: Development Standards Lead Coordinator
Reports to: Development NPI Quality Lead

Resource Responsibilities

  • To rationalise development problems and eliminate them at the initial stages through Development Standardisation.
  • To liaise with other technical authorities within Princess Yachts to find the best solutions.
  • To communicate Development Standards and peer review their use within the Development Department.
  • Be an ambassador for Princess Yachts and promote PYI as a market leader at all times

Main Purpose Of Role

To liaise with technical authorities to coordinate Development Champions, create, manage, distribute and communicate the best technical solutions to maintain Development Standards which insist on best practice throughout all areas of the business.

Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Coordinate Development Standard Champions to create Development Standards ensuring they provide clear, concise and relevant information.
  • Liaise with all areas of the business to ensure Development Standards are technically acceptable.
  • Oversee coordinating requests and amendments raised and prioritising their order in accordance with the business needs.
  • Managing all administrative duties to ensure that all Development Standards are controlled in accordance with DEV0116.
  • Distribution of Development Standards to the Development Department and other relevant PYI operations and parties, such as BOL.
  • Coordinating the 2D Design re-use library with new Design Standards.
  • Coordinating the 3D re-use in terms of Development Standards.
  • Coordinating and presenting with Development Champions, Development Standard ‘Big Hitters’ to the Development teams.
  • In accordance with the NPI programme coordinate the creation a ‘Development Standards Boat Focus’ for each new project.
  • Overseeing the creation of relevant Critical Point Checks alongside the Development Standards.
  • Conducting audits during the design phase of new projects and when requested.
  • Work closely with ‘change management’ and warranty team to ensure development problems are being eliminated.
  • Acting as an Ambassador for Princess Yachts, operating with integrity and drive appropriate to the Company’s values, to promote Princess as a market leader.

From time to time, specific project activities will be required on specific issues; as determined by the Development NPI Quality Lead.

This list is not intended to be exhaustive and you may be required to undertake other duties appropriate to your role.


  • Management and reduction of P&C /CAR /Change notes/ Potential Warranty Issues.
  • Ensure the Development Champions Team deliver their respective Development Standard programme.
  • Oversee that the Development Team adheres to Development Standards through CPC reviews and auditing.
    Strategic Interface

Interface with all areas of the business from Design/CAD, Supply (factories), fit-out and after sales.

Person Specification

  • Extensive design and manufacturing knowledge & experience of boat building
  • Computer literate in Teamcenter and NX software. Also Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • Good communication skills from shop floor to senior members
  • Exceptional attention to detail and drawing presentation skills
  • Knowledge of the business organisational structure
  • Personal organisation and self motivation skills
  • Presenting to large groups
  • Approachable
  • Auditing development against development standards

 If you are interested in applying for this position, please click on this link to forward a completed application pack with a covering letter.

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