US - MI - Auburn Hills
The ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems Projects) team requires a Junior PM to manage the ADAS Software procurement process and provide financial support. Candidate will be responsible for all aspects of the ADAS software procurement process as well as tracking usage and maintenance/renewals. Candidate will also support ADAS PM in tracking, recording and reporting on ADAS financials. The candidate will support both NAFTA and EMEA for both initiatives.
Candidate will support the Global Engineering Software Procurement requests. The candidate will lead weekly software review, provide notes and summaries. They will also be responsible for tracking all software requests through the ADAS Software Request process. Candidate will also be responsible for supporting the financial tracking, recording and reporting for the ICG ADAS Project.
•3+ years of Project Management experience.
•Background in software procurement.
•Understanding of basic financial strategies and skills.
•Knowledge of Project Management Methodology
•Proficiency using Google and Microsoft suite of tools.
•Demonstrated the ability to multi-task, set priority and work independently.
•Past experience presenting to Senior Leadership.
•Managed expectations and tracked risks and benefits.
•Understanding of software licensing schemas as well as purchasing and renewal processes.
•Basic understanding of financial management and bookkeeping.
•Excellent time management skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritize day-to-day responsibilities
•Detail oriented, highly focused and very organized
•Excellent teamwork skills with the ability to establish and maintain positive and effective working relationships
•Able to successfully interface with ICT and all other departments; excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
•Prefers someone with automotive experience, and has worked on large scale global projects