Project Manager

Reporting to                 Head of Engineering

Salary                                Competitive

Benefits                            Bonus, Overtime, Life Insurance, Pension etc.

Location                            Silverstone, Northants

Applications by              ASAP

Application format       CV and covering letter

Company:

Saietta is a well-established British R&D company on a mission to accelerate the market introduction of highly innovative, affordable, and reliable propulsion motors for a broad range of electric vehicles (EVs) from scooters to buses. The product is proven, and market pull is strong. Since 2016 Saietta has undertaken rigorous R&D and testing for an innovative, unique motor topology, with low-cost raw materials, designed for low-cost, automated assembly. Saietta is now evolving from a pure R&D company into one that also manufactures its own motors in a new European production plant.

Overview:

This is a new role for an experienced Project Manager to join an expanding electric vehicle technology company. The role will involve supporting the chief engineer with an exciting product development programme focused at developing a motor drive unit for high volume manufacture. It’s an exciting time for the company and an important project, hence they seek a passionate, proactive, self-starting, organised and efficient individual to help plan, coordinate and support the programme to successful fruition, on time and within budget.

Required:

  • Ideally a passionate, proactive, self-starting, organised and efficient individual
  • Experience with project planning, project coordination and general project support of engineering / manufacturing projects
  • Experience gained within the automotive sector is required, ideally within the Tier 1 EV market
  • An interest in e-mobility / electric vehicles would be great
  • Strong administrative skills are required (able to develop project plans, product reports, charts, etc)

Expected skills and experience:

  • A relevant qualification would be preferred (e.g. degree in engineering, business studies or similar)
  • Project related studies / qualifications would be preferred
  • Ideally a passionate, proactive, self-starting, organised and efficient individual
  • Use of appropriate project planning and office software (e.g. MS Project etc)
  • Experience with developing project plans, project coordination and general project management of engineering / manufacturing projects
  • Experience gained within tier 1 automotive / EV sectors is necessary
  • Strong administrative skills are required (able to develop project plans, product reports, charts, etc)

Please apply to careers@saietta.com, stating the job title in the subject line and including your CV, a brief covering letter, salary expectations and where you heard about this vacancy.

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