Launch Manager

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POST DATE 9/8/2016
END DATE 10/8/2016

Cornerstone Recruitment Group Birmingham, AL

Company
Cornerstone Recruitment Group
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29678861
AJE Ref #
576121761
Location
Birmingham, AL
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

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This opportunity will provide the right person to get in on the ground floor of a company. The plant has several labs and is already equipped for huge growth. The company is providing relocation assistance. Our client is a global market leader in the field of chrome plating and coating of plastic components for the automotive industry. This is a great opportunity to join a growing German company with their first US plant.They are looking to hire a Launch Manager to join their team in their new state-of-the-art plant in Birmingham, AL area. This opportunity will provide the right person to get in on the ground floor of a company. The plant has several labs and is already equipped for huge growth. The company is providing relocation assistance.****Almost all of healthcare premiums are paid for by the company, with little to no cost to the employee****Main Objective of PositionResponsible for implementation of new, transfer of existing projects and successful launchInterface between development team and plant team during implementation-, launch-phase and series productionTasks and Responsibilities Planning of project transfer activities in cooperation with project development team and plant teamRealization of transfer activities with plant and development team under consideration of specific logistics and quality targetsResponsible for all industrialization activities in plantCoordination of customer requests related to project launchPeriodical progress reports internally and towards customersProvide ramp-up support related to Quality, Production and Logistics activitiesPromote standardized work and continuous improvement activitiesProject timingFormulate capacity plans in line with market requirements for new projectsSupports development team pertaining customer requests and customer visitsRequired EducationB.S. Degree in Engineering or closely related field.Professional Experience (Years/ Experience)Minimum of five (7) years of industrialengineering or manufacturing management experience within the automotive industryPrefer injection molding or electroplating experience