Our client is a public company. They are global leading logistics integration company throughout the world. They provide a wide variety of intelligent material solutions to create a true competitive advantage for customers.
Global VP Project Management
Main Purpose of the Position:
The Senior Project Manager will assume full project responsibility including but not limited to Scope, Budget, Contract Management, Schedule, Risk Management, Quality, Customer Satisfaction/Experience, Safety and Integration. They will be accountable to the Region Execution Leader during the term of their assignment. Delivering the highest quality solution to customers and the expected gross margin to stakeholders is the measure of success.
Working at the direction of the Regional Execution Leaders on specific, named projects;
Conduct project planning activities
Develop comprehensive schedules and resource plans
Create and execute risk management/mitigation strategies
Manage commercial activities including contract variation
Coach Regional Project Managers
Provide lessons learned from other regions
Develop and execute exit strategies on site, ensuring the highest customer satisfaction and profit margin
Actively participate in monthly project review meetings
Deliver summary reports to executive leadership
Strongly Preferred: PM certification (PMP or equivalent)
10+ years of progressive project management and project execution experience in a technical industry. Position requires a high degree of execution knowledge.
Proven experience delivering large scale, enterprise projects in EMEA and/or APAC to external customers
Strong and demonstrable risk management/mitigation capabilities
Excellent communication and leadership skills with a strong emphasis on using influence to achieve results
Demonstrated ability to build credibility and confidence with a wide variety of leaders including internal stakeholders, customers and vendors and be seen as a trusted advisor.
Demonstrated team building skills with the ability to improve interaction and efficiency as well as the ability to break down barriers / silos.
Effective skills in communicating project-related status and issues to senior leadership