Managing key client projects, including the coordination and completion of projects on time within budget and within scope. Oversee all aspects of projects, set deadlines, assign responsibilities and monitor and summarize progress of project.
A Typical Day
Plans and ensures execution of project deliverables within agreed-upon timing and budget. Composes as schedule and plan for executing the project, including sequencing, identification of dependencies, duration and resource needs, cost estimations, budgeting and control.
Conducts regular project team meetings. Regularly presents project status reports to Steering Committee, other senior managers, and, when relevant. Clearly communicates roles and responsibilities within the project core and extended team.
Tracks progress against agreed targets. Implements mitigation plan for at-risk items. Tracks and manages capital and expenses through close of project.
Resolves conflicts with capex, schedules, and resources as needed.Elevates issues to management when necessary.
Promotes culture of “Teamship” and professional accountability among core and extended team members.Communicates vision, promotes goal alignment, provides coaching and feedback for performance management.
Adhere to the Electrolux Project Management (EPM) process.Utilize EPM Gate software to track and report project progress. Ensure mandatory deliverables are met prior to requesting gate completion. Utilize change management process within EPM.
In this role, you will be dealing with
Internal & External customers. You should be confident in dealing
with leaders both from a country level and region level perspective.
In Electrolux, we encourage open communication at all levels and put emphasis in dealing with our customers as well as colleagues with integrity and respect. You will be working in THR, Rayong, Thailand on regular working hours and may be required to travel both domestic and international.
Who You Are
Competencies to be stated, Electrolux as well as technical competencies to be listed below.
For you to succeed in this role, you should be:
Strong project management, communication and interpersonal skills leading cross functional project teams.
Direct experience in Major appliance industry is a large plus.
With several projects running simultaneously, flexibility and agility are essential.
Ability to work independently and cooperatively with a large diverse cross functional group.
Both reactive and proactive, you work efficiently and flexibly to deliver results.
With an eye for detail and the ability to interpret complex data, you can also translate this into meaningful, useful information that informs decision-making and able to identify critical issues for key stakeholders.
You build trust, good working relationships and communicate effectively with your colleagues and across functions.
Openness and transparence internal and external organization
You can make yourself understood and are a good listener.
You get to know your stuff and can articulate it well, building a case that is sound and people can buy into.
You have a vision and a purpose, and you can inspire and influence others to not only share it but apply their abilities to achieving it.
You set the pace and the priorities, and then you bring a methodical approach to meeting your goals.
You can manage changing priorities with ease.
You keep the consumer and customer front of mind, bringing an outside-in perspective to encouraging cross-collaboration, utilizing diversity and encouraging open feedback.
Available for limited travel
Fluent in Thai and English.
You are expected to participate in special projects as requested by Electrolux management either as required by the business and/or as part or your career development plan.
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related technical BS degree. An MBA is preferred. PMP (Project Management Professional) certification is preferred.
Minimum of 5 years in project management experience is required.
Proficient with tools associated with managing new product development activities; Stage-gate development processes, design reviews, resource planning, budget tracking and milestone schedule management.
Product development, technology/manufacturing and consumer innovation experience/knowledge in a high-volume consumer products environment is preferred.
Experience to implement connected projects is a plus
You should have experience in utilizing computer applications is required, including MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Word, MS Project, and MS Outlook.