Project Manager – Supply Chain Consultant in Charlotte, North Carolina
THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:
Our client is a $4B manufacturer known for investment in their employee growth and strong corporate culture.
Recognized as a market leader based on long-standing customer relationships, brand recognition, broad product offering, and global manufacturing and distribution capabilities.
Unyielding focus on improving operational excellence to increase productivity and quality, innovation, and enhancing brand and channel relationships.
WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:
Ability to act as both a strategic partner and tactical contributor
Collaborative working environment where you will be continually challenged to improve practices and efficiencies.
Make an impact by supporting the company’s strategic sourcing strategies.
WHY ROLE IS IMPORTANT:
Provides support in all Projects and Main initiatives by coordinating cross-functional efforts, ensuring constant effective communication with organizations, maintaining multi-level visibility on projects regionally, coordinating subprojects, ensuring proper projects execution and driving accountability of Key Performance Indicators (KPI's), and elaborating reports for top management regarding status of projects as needed.
Take ownership of all aspects of project management across a variety of initiatives (productivity, process improvement, quality initiatives, change management initiatives, etc.) including developing detailed project plans
Work closely with the steering committee to make sure that the scope and direction of each project is well understood
Regularly analyze and report the progress of projects to key stakeholders Report to Region Management Leadership and support alignment with other functions project status as needed
Lead meetings and working sessions with stakeholders, SME's, and leaders to assist with:; developing project plans using appropriate tools, identifying key deliverables and timelines; identifying and managing project dependencies and critical path items; taking action to troubleshoot problem areas
Develop task and milestone level project plans to execute against strategic goals and vision
Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises, and devise contingency plans
Act as liaison between steering committee, project teams and functional / technical resources
Develop influential decks to kick off scope of project and updates as needed
BACKGROUND THAT FITS:
7+ plus year experience in project management preferably within Supply Chain or Procurement
Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain
Extremely Proficient with PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel
Strong attention to detail and communication skills