Vacancy : Projects and Industrialization Manager
Location : Konin, Poland
Johnson Matthey excels in sustainable technology. We use our scientific know-how to create innovative products that play a crucial part in reducing harmful emissions and improving air quality, helping our customers meet legislative requirements globally.
As a supplier of one third of catalysts into the automotive industry around the world, we are playing our part in creating a future for tomorrow.
We are actively recruiting for the Projects and Industrialization Manager to join newly formed JMBM Projects and Industrialization Department.
This position is responsible for leading a cross functional technical engineering and project management team to successfully deliver site capex, New Product Introduction (NPI) and industrialization projects.
Deliver capex budget on time and in full. Deliver capex projects through a structured project management approach to produce measurable benefits with spend on time and the highest levels of safety and risk assessments throughout each project.
Ensure NPI process complies to IATF 16949 and customer specific requirements.
Deliver NPI to the site and ensure the complete industrialisation is achieved before handing over to the production teams for standard’ manufacture.
Preparation and delivery of PPAP documentation in line with customer specific requirements.
Deploying and continuously improving the site industrialisation process, with clear deliverables, milestones, reporting and governance.
Ensure all proposed changes are fully assessed through the Management of Change (MoC) process prior to the start of any change.
Promote early and effective collaboration with Technology and Operations, championing PFMEA to ensure manufacturing feasibility is robust.
Own FMEA process hand over between Technology, projects and Operations.
Ultimate technical authority for the site, accountable for standards of new equipment and processes.
Project engineering leadership to drive discipline, control and communication across all functions. Ensuring effective change management approach aligned with MoC process.
Develop a high level of professionalism within this area via people development. Develop a quality oriented, proactive culture based on best practices and collaborative team working.
Develop teams and strong talent management, succession planning, act as role model and set high expectations for JM Values, Ethics and compliance.
Establish, maintain and cultivate a Customer focus mindset and excellent Customers Relationships. This includes internal customer and supplier relationships.
Ensure a safe working environment and personally commit to and deliver Environmental, Health & Safety performance within the assigned area of responsibility.
Monitors and communicates agreed KPIs, with clear communication and escalation at early stages of any issues. Through a good understanding of the processes, implement improvement and mitigation actions for all project related matters.
Are you the ideal candidate?
Degree in STEM subject or equivalent professional experience
Significant experience within a manufacturing environment leading cross functional teams in the delivery of capex and engineering projects.
Manage diverse teams, multiple disciplines ideally within a matrix structure in fast paced, dynamic workplaces.
Strong knowledge of manufacturing with demonstrable lean manufacturing understanding.
Demonstrates experience of safety management (including process safety) in a manufacturing or chemicals business.
Strong Microsoft Office (or equivalent) and project management tools.
Operational, pragmatic and result oriented.
Ability to perform in an intense, fast paced and complex working environment to achieve targets that are given.
Excellent reporting skills, providing clear, easy to understand reports linking results to agreed KPIs.
Fluent level of written and spoken Polish and English
A proactive and resourceful self-starter / motivator with the ability to work without close direct supervision.
What we offer :
Work in international environment with highly qualified specialists,
Positive and friendly atmosphere,
Private Medical Care, Multisport Package, Life Insurance,