Project Manager /automotive/

BOURBON AP Nitra, s.r.o.

Place of work

Contract type

Start date

Wage (gross)
4 000 EUR/month

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

• Manage the project team by involving all project contributors (including the factory representative)
• Identify risks relating to compliance with project objectives and proposes the necessary action plans
• Is accountable of the project targets (Quality/Economics/Deadlines)
• Plans tasks to be completed in accordance with customer milestones
• Ensures, through project meetings, the progress of tasks and the implementation of corrective actions in the event of deviation
• Monitors and brings to life the project progress indicators, “planning/costs/quality/profitability of the project”
• Triggers and leads Project Reviews (CR/CT) at predefined milestones in the development process and presents its updated dashboard
• Guides the members of the project team, decides and makes arbitrations
• When necessary, requests arbitrations from the Project Director
• Communicates with customers and factories on progress throughout the project
• Manages Engineering Change Requests during the project, and validates internal modification requests
• Leads the optimization of the internal cost
• Validates and controls expenditure commitments linked to its projects
• Makes available the data and documents for which he is responsible
• Guarantees the closure of the project and its transfer to the factory
• Responsible for updating the technical and economic data of the project
• Localization : Nove Sady, SK – close to Nitra area
• Travel: to our german facility + at the customer facilities Munich (Germany) & Debrecen (Hungary)

Employee perks, benefits

• Work for a strong, stable company with international operations
• Opportunity for professional growth, continuous improvement
• Providing the necessary professional training
• Social program of the company
• Holiday bonus, Christmas bonus, Monthly bonus, Loyalty bonus
• Company car

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor’s degree)
University education (Master’s degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization

Engineer degree with experience in the automotive and plastics industry.

Language skills

English – Advanced (C1) or German – Advanced (C1)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Excel – Advanced
Microsoft Word – Advanced
Microsoft PowerPoint – Advanced
Microsoft Project – Advanced
Microsoft Office – Advanced

Driving licence


Experience in the position/sector

Project Manager, Project Engineer

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

• Several years of interdisciplinary management experience of project teams (national and international)
• Experience in the automotive business, with BMW in particular
• Organization and coordination skills of internal departments/production plants
• Knowledge of plastics industry
• Communication skills
• Teamwork ability
• Mastery of project management (QCDP)
• Knowledge of the automotive product development process
• Knowledge of plastics molding industry
• Economics management of projects
• English and German language
• Negotiation skills
• Ability to plan, organize & anticipate
• Rigor and transparency
• Leadership
• Team spirit and business spirit


Brief description of the company

The company BOURBON AUTOMOTIVE PLASTICS NITRA s.r.o. has been operating in Slovakia since 2005 and was founded on the basis of the expansion of the parent company based in France, which already has almost 100 years of tradition.
BOURBON AUTOMOTIVE PLASTICS NITRA s.r.o. is part of GROUPE PLASTIVALOIRE, which has production plants in Europe, Asia, Africa and America.

The current French-German cooperation has brought new projects to our company, the aim of which is the completion of production and warehouse premises, the installation of automated production equipment for galvanizing plastic moldings, plastic pressing and the recruitment of new employees. We currently have 500 employees.

Our production facility in the village of Čab-Lahne near Nitra focuses on the production of plastic components for important car manufacturers and has built a strong position in its field, which it gained thanks to the emphasis on high quality products, technologies and continuous improvement of production processes.

Number of employees

500-999 employees


Contact person: Miriama Strižencová
Tel.: +421377921167