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Kongsberg Automotive provides world-class products to the global vehicle industry. Our products enhance the driving experience, making it safer, more comfortable and sustainable. With revenues of approx. EUR 1.1 billion and approximately 11.500 employees in 19 countries, Kongsberg Automotive is truly a global supplier. The company is headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland and has more than 25 production facilities worldwide. The product portfolio includes seat comfort systems, driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products developed for global vehicle manufacturers.

Project Manager


Shanghai, CN, 201319

Country/Region:  CN

Main responsibilities:

  • Manage following types of projects:
    - new product implementations
    - product improvement processes
    - production transfers
    - in-sources of production from suppliers
    - re-sources of production to other suppliers
    - other depending on needs
  • Conduct and implement all project activities defined in the Company project management system with support of a project team, including: planning, monitoring, controlling, communication, organizing and leading frequent project meetings, reporting
  • Achieve cost, quality and timing targets of the project
  • Lead, supervise and motivate team members, managing actively conflicts and seeking solutions to ensure good team work
  • Cooperate with functional departments in China and other Company locations
  • Communicate directly with customers to coordinate projects
  • Support Sales Department in gathering information to prepare offers for customers



  • Minimum 5 years experience in automotive business, including minimum 3 years in project management
  • University degree
  • Fluency in Chinese and English
  • Expertise in MS Office and MS Project software
  • Proficiency in project management, with high analytical and organizational skills, able to manage multiple projects simultaneously, to organize and prioritize tasks, make appropriate decisions, and be comfortable in a setting where schedules and priorities change from time to time
  • Strong personality to drive actively projects and achieve targets
  • Advanced leadership capabilities and ability to work with all levels of organization
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to interact with a wide range of individuals in a wide range of situations
  • Brilliant problem solving skills, with the ability to find ways to work under pressure and make deadlines
  • Ability to interact professionally with customers and suppliers, who may occasionally be difficult to deal with
  • Competence in automotive standards such as APQP, PPAP, FMEA, DV, PV, etc.
  • Basic understanding of accounting and finance principals
  • Driving license
  • Readiness for frequent trips, also abroad
  • Specialization in mechanical engineering will be a plus
  • Skills in using CAD and ERP software will be a plus

We want your integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork mindset and skills

In Kongsberg Automotive we embrace diversity within our workforce. We make recruiting decisions based on experience and skills and pride ourselves on having a strong culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness.

We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds, providing a limitless pool of ideas and opportunities, who will incorporate our core values within their work. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles and offer an unlimited contract within a dynamic and international environment with prospects for personal growth.

Welcome to an outstanding career in Kongsberg Automotive!

Application Id:  1309
Posting date::  May 28, 2021