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Program Manager

Guangdong Sheng, China
Program / Project Management

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Job Description

Manages the Profit and Loss of the NPD projects. Responsibility, Authority and Accountability (RAA) for project scope delivery and successful execution within technical, schedule, cost and quality commitments.
Execute IPT leadership across the Project(s). Seeks team input to promote rapid resolution to issues. Provides feedback on performance indicators.
Establishes objectives and goals and provides direction to the project teams in areas of program requirements, potential changes in scope and risk assessment.
Manage effective program communications.  Improve organization responsiveness to customer requirements.  Manage customer expectations and commitments internal to the business.
Ensure standard program management processes are utilized and adequate support to the project team by coordinating PM reviews, preparing & publishing PM metrics and reports.
Maintain metrics for project for earned value (CPI/SPI), quality, technical performance and delivery through all of the PROLaunch phases.
Manages risks and requirements of the project through effective planning, controlling, integrating all project activities and deliverables and measuring all elements to ensure the requirements and goals are successfully achieved.                                                                                                                                                    
Manage customer contract, pricing, terms and conditions and contractual flow-down through the organization.  Establish and negotiate pricing strategies by system and/or product, market and by customer.  Ensure effective change management process is utilized.
Provides periodic project updates (Program Status Report – Green/Yellow/Red) of current situation relating to milestones and problem/high risk areas (e.g., technical, cost, and schedule).  Provides updates to the business units as well as divisional levels.
Plays a key role in developing business proposals and executing the overall program plan.
Provides overall Project interface with local leadership and the customer.

Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree required; Engineering or Business degree preferred
  • 1-6 years experience in Program Management; or Engineering and/or Product Development Management
  • Experienced in Electrical New Product Development (NPD) programs
  • Leadership skills - capability to lead change in an Integrated Team (IPT).
  • Developing to fully demonstrating in Program and Project Management methodologies, processes and tools
  • Project Management Institute (PMI) accreditation (PMP) or equivalent highly recommended
  • Good communication and presentation skills – both verbal and written with ability to make necessary status reports and technical presentations to Eaton management and customer
  • Some experience in Risk Management
  • Good analytical skills and business acumen
Good knowledge of the Electrical industry

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Job: Program / Project Management

Region: Asia Pacific
Organization: PQD DPQD Distributed Power Quality Division

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 054464