Tornos Group is one of the global leaders for the development, production and distribution of Swiss-type automatic lathes and multi-
spindle machines. The company’s history dates back to 1880 and marked the beginning of Swiss-type lathe technology. Tornos primarily manufactures CNC Swiss-
type (sliding headstock) turning machines, multi-spindle machines with numerical or cam control, and machining centres for complex parts requiring high precision .
Headquartered in Moutier, Switzerland and maintaining a global sales and service network, unique solutions are supplied to customers in dedicated market segments such as Automotive, Medical and dental technology, Micromechanics, and Electronics.
To complete our team based in Moutier we are seeking a Senior Project Leader (m / f) with the mission of monitoring development projects for new machines and families of machines and warrants that product meets expectancies defined in the specifications by coordinating actions of all services involved and forwarding upwards necessary information to the management who drives the project.
Analyze specifications and work with sales to ensure that they are well understood
Draft the specifications in collaboration with the technical teams
Global planning of the project in accordance with development steps planned in the process in force
Monitor progress and operational coordination of departments involved, propose corrective measures or take corrective steps in case of drift
Search for subcontractor and manage external relations
Set and monitor the project’s budget
Organize follow-up sessions and technical reviews
Operational reporting to the R&D manager
Basic training :
Higher education in one of the technical fields of machine-tools (Higher technical school, Polytechnic school, University degree)
Fluent in French and English, verbal and in writing, German knowledge desirable
Post studies in management and / or advanced training as project manager
Complementary skills desired :
Proven experience in managing projects, ideally in the field of machine-tools
Good ability to organize, talent to sum-up things, close monitoring
Masters computer skills MS office, SAP, MS project,
Willing to travel to meet customers and subsidiaries
Resistant to stress
Knowledge of the various markets and of main actors in the field of automatic lathes is an advantage