Supply Chain Implementation Project Manager (Remote)

Supply Chain Implementation Project Manager (Remote)

NFI Industries | Dallas, TX, 75201, US
Salary Range:$72,000 – $99,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 14 days ago

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Description

This Supply Chain Implementation Project Manager is responsible for leading the cross-functional teams that manage NFI new business implementations, WMS conversions, greenfield facility setups, and continuous improvement initiatives. PM will lead the project team, develop timelines in the agreed-upon project management software, report status, track issues/risks/resolutions, be responsible for deploying the business solution as defined by the Design Team, and ensure that the business objectives of the project are met based on predefined metrics.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Assumes full responsibility for supervising, planning, and managing projects consisting of a large number of deliverables, complex dependencies, and will collaborate with stakeholders to meet project deliverables.
* Manages entire lifecycle of the project from project inception to project closure. Tasks include, but are not limited to: project scope documentation, meeting management, documentation, process workflows, work plans, reports, etc.
* Demonstrates expertise with preparation of detailed project plans, including activity definition, task sequencing, resources requirements, and duration estimates.
* Will work closely with key stakeholders, including senior level executive sponsors, partners and vendors, to define project scope and ensure timely delivery of all project components.
* Participates in the development, implementation and assessment of project "health-checks" and "'Go-Live' readiness".
* Assumes the lead in risk management meetings working with project leads and project teams to identify potential risks and recommend solutions to stabilize project prior to a business-impacting event occurring.
* Responsible for monitoring and communicating progress, collaborating with key stakeholders to publish status reports, and managing and reporting on open risks and action items.
* Demonstrates clear and concise communication; interpersonal, organizational and team building skills; business judgment; and proven expertise in directing the efforts of the project staff and internal and external customers.
* Participates in the development and maintenance of, and ensures compliance to, project management standard policies, procedures, practices and supporting documents and templates to successfully support the implementation of major projects. Provides continuous improvement recommendations in terms of the use of project management methodologies, tools and techniques.
* Analyzes performance of the project team or the operation utilizing metrics, audits, and data-driven indicators. Will lead or participate in process reviews, document process flows, identify best practices, and conduct post-project audits to ensure process compliance.
* Promotes the importance and relevance of PMO-related initiatives and projects articulating and highlighting their organizational benefits with professionalism.
* Other duties as required

REQUIREMENTS:

* Bachelor's Degree in related field required
* PM training or minimum 2 years supply chain experience
* Outstanding interpersonal skills demonstrated in ability to communicate on all levels; position requires regular interface with project resources, team leads and senior management team members as well as vendors and customers to effectively communicate PMO-related activities as well as project-related activities, progress and risks.
* Demonstrated ability with planning, organizing and multi-tasking to ensure efficient handling of the many tasks associated with a project.
* Ability to conduct project reviews, assess and evaluate project performance and provide constructive feedback while sustaining excellent working relationships
* Highly influential leadership style while interacting with non-direct reports
* Ability to multi-task and manage in a cross-functional environment.
* Ability to thrive in a team working in a fast paced, deadline-driven environment.
* Knowledgeable of Change Management tools, Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Process Design
* Preferred experience in the following