New Model Principal Project Manager

Requisition ID:  3406

Raymond, OH, US, 43067

Workstyle:  Hybrid
Shift:  1st
Salary Range:  $79,300.00 - $119,000.00

What Makes a Honda, is Who Makes a Honda

Honda has a clear vision for the future, and it’s a joyful one.  We are looking for individuals with the skills, courage, persistence, and dreams that will help us reach our future-focused goals. 

At our core is innovation. Honda is constantly innovating and developing solutions to drive our business with record success.  We strive to be a company which serves as a source of “power” that supports people around the world who are trying to do things based on their own initiative and that helps people expand their own potential. To this end, Honda strives to realize “the joy and freedom of mobility” by developing new technologies and an innovative approach to achieve a “zero environmental footprint.”

We are looking for qualified individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, continuous improvement values, and a strong work ethic to join our team.

If your goals and values align with Honda’s, we want you to join our team to Bring the Future!

About this Position: 

Lead and manage delivery specified aspects of a New Model project from start to finish. Design, identify, communicate, gather necessary resources, assign task, and implement a delivery plan for completing the project on time and within budget. Monitor progress and performance against the project, plan versus actual.  Resolve delivery problems and minimize delays. Coordinate with other areas in the organization to secure specialized resources and contributions for the project.  Support project meetings and prepare reports to communicate the status of the project within and beyond the project team.  Coach and mentor project staff and assist them to solve problems.

Responsibilities include:

•    Create, maintain, and manage project schedule to meet overall schedule milestones as well as specific quality-related deliverables
•    Manage Department specific quality problems to assure countermeasure application before mass production start of new models
•    Conduct periodic reviews with Department & Division management to confirm supplier development status
•    Report the departments project status at New Model evaluations to Procurement Senior Management 
•    Communicate across DEB areas of the business to share ideas and reach consensus.  Share project requirements to Department team and suppliers
•    Represent the Department in project team meetings, theme activity, and evaluations
•    Mentor associates within group on problem solving, procedures, and fostering development

Required Experience:
6-8 years’ experience

Required Education:
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or 10 years equivalent relevant experience required

Other job-specific skills:    
Strong project management expertise, Understands Honda’s Sales Engineering Design (SED) flow and NM organization, experience in completing a New Model Development cycle, Able to read Blueprints/ Drawings, Good negotiations skills

At Honda, you will play a key role in our journey to become a company that society wants to exist now, and in the future. Your endless curiosity will drive innovation and your courageous spirit will challenge the status quo.  We believe having a workforce made up of diverse thinkers and innovators makes us a better Honda.  Respect for each other and respect for diversity each and every day drives our associates to contribute at the highest level and work effectively in a team environment.  We make the dream of mobility a reality with our innovative and high-quality products. Together, we Bring the Future to our customers, associates, and communities.  We are Honda!

Bring the Future

Honda is driven by a passionate workforce that is proud of the quality products we produce and the goals we aim to accomplish. Our associates charge forward through guidance of the Honda 2030 Vision: Lead the advancement of mobility and enable people everywhere in the world to improve their daily lives. 

You’re invited to
bring your skills, bring your background, and  bring the future at Honda. 

Apply today.  

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