Vacancy - Engineering Change Manager - Princess Yachts

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Job Title: Engineering Change Manager
Reports to: Director of Financial Planning and Analysis
Hours of Work: 39hrs per week Mon – Thurs 7.30am – 4.30pm, Fri 7.30am – 12.30pm

Resource Responsibilities

The Engineering Change Manager will oversee the day to day management of the Engineering Change System and will ensure appropriate change control and compliance is managed and integrated into the organisation

Main Purpose of Role

The Engineering Manager will play a key role in ensuring that engineering changes are introduced using a timely and systematic approach, managing an unproblematic uniform process to provide accurate bills of material and routing. Improve all related processes for efficient delivery of engineering change solutions whilst maintaining quality and minimising risk, supporting all activities relating to bill of material and routing maintenance that they confirm to scope, time, cost and quality objectives.

Responsibilities / Tasks

  • To support the planning and execution of change in optimising product flow and work standardisation
  • Afford a service that ensures change requests are implemented in a timely and cost effective manner
  • Coordinate, prioritise and execute the implementation of change with particular focus on inventory plans using ERP systems to achieve inventory management and material flow goals
  • Provide concise status updates of change requests using empirical analysis and KPI’s to aid and support decision making rational
  • Ensure change requests are monitored and progressing to plan
  • Liaise with and work across departmental functions to ensure common understanding of ECM objectives and timescales
  • Identify and build associations with stakeholders to develop efficient engineering change coordination
  • Monitor and report on agreed benefits to ensure expected economical business case
  • Develop strategies and provide processes to promote standardisation of engineering governance
  • Identifying and highlighting training needs as systems and processes dictate
  • Establishing and implementing a continuous improvement & quality culture within the manufacturing environment

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.

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

Strategic Interface

Production Management, Development, Quality and Engineering, Logistics, Finance and IT.

Person Specification

  • A good understanding of how engineering change principals and process work
  • Excellent IT literacy in ERP systems
  • Fast learner with high degree of self motivation and initiative to learn and advance vocational knowledge
  • Flexible and adaptable approach to work
  • Strong project management skills and the ability to work to tight project deadlines
  • Possess a broad software acumen with excellent MS excel skills in order to provide detailed reports
  • Exceptional analytical ability with practical and logical approach to problem-solving
  • Excellent communication skills with confidence to convey message aligned to audience
  • Natural Team working, resourcefulness and Self-motivation with ability to motivate others
  • Ability to work well under pressure and take on new challenges
  • The determination to overcome problems
  • Organisation and time management skills
  • Ability to understand continuous improvement and work within this environment
  • Confidentiality

Qualifications and Experience Levels:

  • HNC/D in Engineering or equivalent industry experience
  • Experience of working within an ERP led manufacturing environment

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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