Senior Project Manager (F/M/D)


Our customer is an industrial company and a tier-one automotive supplier. It develops components for battery, charger, power electronics. The company is a global leader in this domain.

Acumen RH is dedicated to look for its future Senior Project Manager (F/M/D)


As a Senior Project Manager, you will lead and motivate international cross-functional teams to execute all planned activities from design to full commissioning. You will work with customers, internal team members and the sales team to identify customer needs and develop innovative solutions accordingly.

Your Tasks

  • Manage and coordinate simultaneously international projects from product design & development until SOP

  • Define and communicate goals, expectations and priorities among project activities  

  • Lead cross-functional/cross-continental locations Project Teams (Sales, Engineering, Purchasing, Process, Manufacturing, Logistics) to ensure that activities are aligned and implemented effectively

  • Support project acquisitions with proposal preparations and presentations 

  • Plan, manage and control the financial aspects of the projects 

  • Manage day to day client relations and builds long-term relationships with clients 

  • Master critical and sensible negotiations and act as professional representative during external mediations 

  • Analyze data and develop meaningful KPIs to present the status of programs and escalate critical issues

  • Maintaining both internal and customer open issues lists, and developing problem resolution action plans 

  • Report to company management regarding project progress and milestones

  • Guarantee compliance to IATF16949 standards and client requirements 

Your are not only a supervisor, a manager but you are a Doer !


Your Profile

  • University degree in Engineering 

  • Min. 5 years of professional experience as project manager for automotive projects

  • Project Management Institute (PMI) Certification

  • Track record in industrial environment with knowledge of main manufacturing processes

  • Familiar with standard project management process in automotive (APQP) and knowledge of IATF 16949 Standards 

  • Ability to successfully function in a matrix style of management, managing a variety of cross-functional team members

  • Ability to quickly understand problems and help team to find solutions or compromises with a practical and pragmatic approach

  • Capacity to bring together and motivate teams to ensure the success of your projects. Proven negotiation and leadership credentials 

  • High resistance to stress with a positive and energetic mindset – everything is possible!

  • Multicultural mindset
  • Strong work ethic with enthusiastic, “can do” attitude and a fierce sense of ownership

  • Fluent in English other languages are an advantage


Swiss contract
6 weeks holidays
Flexible working hours
Work in remote according to company policy