Cost Reduction Lead-Engineering

Location: Union, WV
Date Posted: 10-22-2016
Lead, co-ordinate and execute projects for the DRSS (De-Icing, Rescue and Specialty Systems) business which may include:
     -Make-to-make product transitions
     -Make-to-buy product transitions
    -Cost reduction projects
    - Cost of poor quality initiatives

*Lead the development of program plans, schedules and budgets, track and report performance to these plans and budgets and measure and drive performance of the team to execute to original schedule and budget

*Risk assessment and management including identifying problems and concerns within the organization that impact or have the potential to impact program performance

*Responsibility to meet Program milestones and deliveries

*Lead program teams providing guidance to all support areas including engineering, purchasing, contracts, manufacturing and quality

*Manage the program to the committed program budget

*Overall DRSS lead for roll-up and administration of the DRSS projects listed in the SIS cost reduction database including:
     -Review/guidance with each project lead to ensure information in dbase is timely and accurately updated
     -Validate the cost savings realization in the P&L by working with the finance function
     -Consolidated reporting/review and proactive status provided to DRSS management team on overall position of cost reduction versus budget
     -Support and reporting into the SIS/UTAS Monthly Cost Summits
     -Active team member of SIS cost reduction team to understand read across opportunities for DRSS business

*Other projects as required by the business

*May perform other tasks as required or assigned *Education / Certifications -BS/BA degree in engineering or related discipline or business with a minimum of 6-10+ years experience in Program Management/Project Engineering
-Master's degree w/4-7+ years of related experience
-PhD degree w/2-4+ years of related experience
  *Experience / Qualifications *Minimum of 4 years Program Management or Project Engineering experience w/Bachelors or 2 years w/Masters

*Knowledge of project planning, scheduling, risk management and business case preparation

*Ability to manage and motivate a multidisciplinary team to meet program commitments

*Enthusiastic, energetic team player willing to do a variety of tasks

*Excellent verbal and written communication and computer skills

*Ability to interact at all levels of the organization
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
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