Launch Manager

Ref: 19580/611M_1637853175
Posted: 25/11/2021
Location: Swansea
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + plus excellent benefits + Bonus

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  • Swansea
  • Salary: 65000

Website Hunter Selection

Launch Manager

Launch Manager
£60,000 – £65,000 + excellent benefits

A leading worldwide automotive supplier is looking for an experienced Launch Manager to implement their operational strategy of the site. A highly driven and accomplished Launch manager is required to drive initiatives to ensure the business meets its demand. The role is based within their South Wales production facility, which is currently experiencing an enormous degree of growth and prosperity. This is a key role within the company which provides genuine career progression and further development.

Role & Responsibilities:

oCo-ordinate activities in the plant during launches of new products in detail to support the (remote) PM
oMonitor and communicate status of launches, involve additional people in the plant, if necessary
oDrive Solutions and Decisions for any issue that affects the product launch
oLead pre-launch reviews and Initiate improvements on Processes, Tools and Equipment
oManage Changes on Products or Manufacturing Processes after SOP (incl. VAVE projects and capacity enhancements) in collaboration with Program Management and all needed functions
oLeading a safety-first approach maintaining a zero accident culture. Ensures and monitors work, accident prevention and safe working environment across the business
oFulfill assigned primary, secondary and or tertiary deputy/back-up roles as assigned and required on occasion by the business

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

oMinimum 5 years of job experience in an industrial environment
oPrevious experience working as a Launch Manager to understand the job requirements
oAutomotive experience is desirable
o3-5 years of project experience
oGood conflict management skills, ability to prevent and solve conflicts
oGood knowledge of program and process standards, tools and methods

Benefits Package:

o£60,000 – £65,000
oPension scheme
oPrivate healthcare
oBonus based on profit and performance
oExtremely stable business with excellent product range
oPlus further benefits

If you are interested in this role or looking for something similar please contact our Managing Consultant David Biggs directly at or call them for a confidential discussion on 02920894907.

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