to the Assistant Manager – Project Management, Global Sourcing &
Strategic Supply Chain, this position is responsible for the end-to-end
project management activities of key global projects within the Global
Sourcing organization. These projects may include new product development,
risk mitigation and other departmental objectives. The individual in this
role is responsible for ensuring projects are delivered on time and per scope
while closely monitoring and managing cost, risk and requirement changes.
This individual may also assist the Assistant Manager – Project Management,
Global Sourcing & Strategic Supply Chain in ensuring global teams in the
US, Canada, Mexico and China are trained in project management.
responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:
- Lead and guide
new product development, risk mitigation and other global sourcing
projects while working with external suppliers and cross functional
- Follow, apply and
continuously improve defined Global Sourcing project management
- Guide, monitor
and coach the global sourcing team on project management standards.
- Enlist the
individual support of the necessary Sourcing Manager(s) as needed.
- Serve as the
liaison between suppliers and different stakeholders including
global sourcing, supplier quality, engineering and others.
- Pro-actively and
continuously manage project cost, risks, issues, scope creep, schedule,
technical requirements, changes, action items, etc.
- Maintain project
status reports including a project risk assessment.
manufacturing processes, including quality standards like DFMs, PPAP,
first inspection, etc.
- Experience with
RFQs, managing and monitoring cost through product development into
- Ensure project
scope is fully understood and that suppliers deliver against the company's requirements while meeting the project schedule, cost targets and
apply for this job, at a minimum the following is required:
- BA/BS in Business
or Technical Discipline
- PMP Certification is a must
- Minimum of 4-5
years of project management experience, preferably in the industrial
experience in new product development desired.
- Knowledge of
Confluence, JIRA, MS Project, Visio, SharePoint, Oracle or similar
communication and leadership skills.
working with cross functional teams.
- Ability to
- Ability to
re-prioritize and work independently.
- Fluency in
Spanish is strongly desired.
- Up to 25%
international travelling required once it is safe