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SUMMARY OF JOB :
We are searching for an experienced professional to fill the challenging role of Senior Project Manager supporting our Retail Final Distribution line of business for N.
America. The Sr. PM will be accountable for achieving business results through proper use of highly effective leadership and technical project management knowledge while also engaging cross functional disciplines in support of new offer development and evolution.
This position will be filled in our Monterrey MX Design Center and the role will report directly to the VP, Program Management Office for Final Distribution N. America.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS :
Lead projects involving cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of new products through the design process, and into a finished state for internal or external customers.
Responsible for meeting the scope, schedule, resource and budget commitments reflected in the PM Plan.
Create and own the PM Plan to ensure quality on time delivery of the project deliverables
Implement and enforce change control over project scope, schedule, resources and budget.
Negotiate with functional managers and / or organizational management to obtain adequate resources with appropriate skills to staff the project team.
Participate in the timely resolution of issues, help to identify root cause of problem, offer solutions to resolve problems, escalate issues when necessary
Continually identify and proactively manage project risks & issues, ensure execution of corrective action plans
Monitor the project and report the project status and metrics to management on a regular basis.
Provide leadership and influence enabling continuous process improvement in the design center environment
Provide mentoring and coaching for the project management and functional organization as appropriate
Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Project Management, Technical or equivalent
Advanced degree or educational program preferred
8+ years of project management or related functional role in an Offer Creation environment
Experience in power or electrical distribution equipment or similar industries is highly beneficial
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS :
The well qualified candidate will possess the following knowledge and skills :
PMP certification clear understanding and experience applying the technical discipline of Project Mgmt
Demonstrated success in a multi matrixed, multi location global organization
Highly effective leadership, communications, influence management and interpersonal skills
Technical and situational problem solving and analytical mind set
Project business case financial knowledge with strong focus on business equations identification and monitoring throughout the project lifecycle
Must be a self-starter with high drive and passion for results and success
PC software proficiency (Excel, Word, Project, PowerPoint
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