Programme Management, Graduate Program
DescriptionAs a Graduate Project Manager you’ll be working on reputation-defining projects from day one as part of a global team of Project & Programme Managers. You’ll play a critical role in the development of new Dyson technology ensuring stage-gate deliverables are met in a timely manner.
Market OverviewIn 2000, Dyson moved production from Malmesbury to Malaysia to be closer to our supply chains and open up international growth. The small team of 10 has now grown to almost 1,200 – forming Dyson’s second biggest global hub. Located in the exhilarating industrial heart of Johor, it’s also home to RDD, IT, operations, finance, creative and HR. The RDD facility is central to our plans to launch 100 new machines in the next four years. To meet these ambitions, we recently expanded the site to 30,000m², with 50 advanced technology labs and 700 new engineers. In the Dyson world, there’s no more exciting place to be.
Function OverviewDyson’s Programme Managers play a critical role in delivering Dyson’s future technology. Coordinating and communicating across all disciplines of design, procurement, manufacturing, commercial and marketing to ensure the effective and timely delivery of projects, against defined boundaries of time, specification and cost.
This is a broad and varied role, meaning no two days are the same. Some of your responsibilities could include:
•Coordinating and communicating project status cross-functionally to ensure effective and timely input
•Taking an active, hands-on role to understand how engineering problems are resolved thoroughly and help support that resolution
•Utilising established Dyson development processes, good engineering practice and discipline to deliver solutions
•Governance and organisation of project related information
•Supporting resource allocation against time plans and support finance in overall project cost management
•Working with development teams to ensure new technologies maximize the performance of new products