Program Manager


Auburn Hills, MI, US

Entry Level:  Professionals (3+ years)
Function:  Project Management

Webasto Roof Systems Inc. is currently recruiting for a Program Manager located at their Plant in Plymouth, MI.


If you have experience in Automotive Program Management, then this position might be right for you! 



Job Responsibilities:   

  • Coordinates new product development activities    
  • Interfaces with suppliers for development, quality and continuous improvement activities
  • Manages the Programs Management Control Plan (i.e. Maintains project timing charts, schedules prototype builds, sets up and maintains Program Tracking System)
  •  Supervises technical services activities and initiates a cradle to grave service parts plan, and applications lists
  • Maintains a warranty concern plan for containing and correcting field and return problems
  • Drives ideas for cost reductions and achieves cost reduction targets
  • Manages the Engineering Change Management process (RFE and PCR)
  • Maintains and resolves product open issues list
  • Represents Webasto at customer product planning and product review functions
  • Develops and maintains all product related fiscal operating budgets, and capital budgets
  •  Conducts project review meetings with appropriate colleagues and customers
  • Ensures adequate engineering representation at customers


Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business or Engineering
  • 3+ years Automotive Program Management experience
  • Excellent verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Customer relations experience
  • Ability to travel internationally and domestically 



Webasto is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against  race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected status. 

Nearest Major Market: Detroit