Project Manager


Troy, MI, US, 48083

Job Requisition ID:  12534


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.  


Our Offering

  • Salary Range $75,000 - $120,000
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package Including:
  • 20 Days PTO
  • 401K Match Up To 6%
  • Fitness Center Reimbursement
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Fertility and Adoption Reimbursement
  • Employee Appreciation Events
  • Free Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
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Your Key Responsibilities

  • Manages one or more projects with internal as well as external customers.
  • Agree on project targets and contents and develop solution concepts with experts based on client requirements.
  • Ensure delivery of the projects assigned including all relevant steps, milestones, gateways and resources.
  • Monitor project progress in terms of time, costs, quality (TCQ) and derive measures in case of deviations or claims.
  • Steer and coordinate lessons learned and ensure proper documentation and project reviews.
  • Lead the project team members functionally and coordinate all involved external service providers, resources or stakeholders.

Your Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Field
  • 3-5 years of experience in a project management role in automotive industry
  • Direct customer interface experience
  • Strong Microsoft Office knowledge, specifically Microsoft Excel and Planner

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in Chassis technologies, either steering or suspension specifically
  • Experience managing large, international project teams
  • Experience managing sub-suppliers, both internal and external vendors through production launch process
  • Experience managing project budget and financial performance with respect to business targets

As a global company with employees around the world, it is important to us that we treat each other with respect and value all ideas and perspectives. By appreciating our differences, we inspire creativity and drive innovation. In this way, we contribute to sustainable value creation for our stakeholders and society as a whole. Together, we advance how the world moves.


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.


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Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. 


Keywords: Project Management, PMO & Agile Roles;  


Job Type: Professional 
Job Family: Project Management, PMO & Agile Roles 
Contract Type: Not Applicable 
Schedule: Full-Time 

Nearest Major Market: Troy
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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