Program Manager - MES
IT
Full Time
Charlotte, Nc
1970-01-01

Electrolux Major Appliances (EMA) North America (NA) is currently implementing the Delmia Apriso Manufacturing Execution System (MES) in its North American factories.  This program is setting the foundation for our digital factory evolution and is fully aligned with our strategic plan to increase digital capabilities across all factories in the Electrolux Global Organization.

In EMA NA, this role is responsible for the following Key Responsibilities:

  • Program Leader
    Serve as the lead for the overall MES Program, representing the NA team in all aspects of the program including executive level readouts and presentations

  Play an active role in managing the relationship of the NA Vendor Integration Partner, who is assisting with the at all NA factories

  • Project Execution Leader

Lead the project team in implementing the MES solution in the Apriso MES solution at the 4 NA factory campuses: Kinston, NC, Anderson, SC, Springfield, TN and Juarez, Mexico

Participate in day to day project oversight activities and providing direction to respective project work stream leaders

Actively manage and participate in the following areas of the Program: Resource planning, Financials (Budget, Forecast & Actuals), Issues and Risks, Quality assurance and testing, End User Training, Go Live preparations, cutover and stabilization activities, Transition to “Run and Maintain” Support Model, Facilitate weekly status report readouts

  • Global Representative for North America Program:
    Actively participate in regularly scheduled Electrolux Global sessions, to address important Program topics such as
    Future Application Enhancements Efforts
    Application Stabilization Efforts
    Actively Participate in Global “Center of Excellence” (COE) topics such as
    Application Vendor Relationship
    Integration Partners
    Program Support Model
    Program Best Practices and information sharing

Minimum Qualification

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

  • Demonstrated IT professional experience with 3-5 years of IT program and project management expertise in a manufacturing-based organization; or specific experience and expertise in leading manufacturing execution systems (MES) implementations.
  • Hands on experience in leading large IT Programs & Projects
  • Solid project management skills and experience, including the utilization of a standard project management tools & methodologies.
  • Ability to travel and be on site at the manufacturing locations listed above
  • Estimated travel is 50% - 60% on site at the factory locations during program rollout activities
  • An undergraduate degree is required
  • Project Management / PMI Certification is a plus

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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'