About Us

Lear Corporation is ranked #147 on the Fortune 500 with world-class products designed, engineered and manufactured by a diverse team of talented employees. As a leading supplier of automotive seating and electrical, Lear serves its customers with global capabilities while maintaining individual commitment. With headquarters in Southfield, Michigan, Lear maintains 261 locations in 39 countries around the globe and employs approximately 169,000 employees. Lear is traded under the symbol [LEA] on the New York Stock Exchange.

Platform Manager

Scope of the position:

Key responsibility is to manage regional team in electrical component business of 4 project leaders based in Brno and functional supervision for 5 program managers in Germany and 1 in UK to ensure efficient introduction of new program launches, to control engineering change and to ensure flawless delivery of multiple complex programs on time, on budget and to the required quality.

Main responsibilities:

  • Establish and build effective customer interfaces at all levels of the business
  • Lead the Program deliver future MY changes and new launches, ensuring engineering/cost/quality and timing objectives are defined and achieved
  • Understand key Financial Tracking tools -Control, track and report program status throughout the program life to Senior Management
  • Focus the team on delivery of program and customer sign off (PPAP approval) to ensure customer cost recovery in line with Corporate requirements
  • Manage tooling timing and budget to support program milestones
  • Ensure all relevant Lear Corporation procedures are followed when delivering the program

To be a success in this role you must have:

  • Technical University degree
  • Experience of working in the automotive Tier 1 sector
  • At least 5 years of relevant working experience in automotive Project/Program Management
  • Proven people management experience within international business matrix organization
  • Fluency in English, German is big advantage

We would like to offer you:

  • Competitive Salary, flexible working hours & commuting allowance
  • Career opportunities for growth and development
  • Managerial bonuses
  • Company car for personal use
  • The possibility of business travel abroad
  • Free language lessons, Personnel Training

Informace o pozici

Lear Corporation Czech Republic s.r.o.
Holandská 859/3, Brno – Štýřice
Required education: Bachelor's
Required languages: English (Proficient), German (Intermediate)
Listed in: Mechanical engineering, Top management, Manufacturing and industry, Project Manager, Technical director
Employment form
Employment form: Full-time work
Contract duration
Contract duration: Permanent
Employment contract
Employment contract: employment contract
Employer type: Employer

Lear Corporation Czech Republic s.r.o., Viktor Dutko