Defining critical process / product parameters and their targets.
Managing, planning, scheduling, communicating, facilitating, and reporting project related tasks.
Coordinating the work of project team members to ensure that project goals are achieved.
Identifying risks and formulating and executing abatement plans. Facilitation and lead of problem solving.
Monitor cost for both project and product assuring actual cost is on target.
Reviews and assures SAP accuracy: STIBO entry, BOM’s and Routings, cost, CAPEX management
Participate in pilot assembly and coordinate with quality, process, engineering and manufacturing team for a successful production start-up.
Breaking work down into manageable tasks required to meet project objectives and assigning and/or directing the work of others.
Leading cross-functional teams.
Maintain regular communication with Product and Project Management teams on cross- category initiatives to identify opportunities for synergies and project efficiencies, maximizing resources and sharing lessons learned.
Coordinating regional Stage Gate Reviews as well as project presentations of deliverables and reporting progress to senior management.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, or other analytical discipline.
Minimum of 10+ years of professional experience in project leadership including management of complex projects for a minimum of 5+ years.
Excellent knowledge of project management disciplines and project team dynamics. Demonstrated successfully managed complex projects. Showed the ability to influence others to desired outcomes
Excellent proven analytical, communication, teamwork and interpersonal skills
Proven ability to effectively negotiate and facilitate complex problem resolution
Must be able to travel up to 35%.
Knowledge of MS Project, Excel or equivalent project management software is required.
Fluency in English is required.
- Experience with Ceramics, Acrylics, Solid Surface Materials, and Furniture a plus.
- Project Development experience in a consumer durable goods business strongly preferred.
- PMP or equivalent professional certification.
- Working experience using Portfolio Project Management software