Saint Louis, MO
Why is this a great Opportunity?:
This position provides the unique opportunity to become a part of a dynamic, maturing Continuous Improvement team; focused on developing standards, governance and awareness for Project Management, Lean Management and Change Management techniques on an Enterprise-wide level.
They will be responsible for managing a wide array of cross-functional projects with varying risks, constraints and/or challenges and will be empowered to focus on value creation. Generalist Project Management experience is required and ideally having experience working with diverse business units across the company. Strong package with excellent comprehensive benefits / well above average.
Duties and Responsibilities
: Analyze problems, identify issues, summarize findings and recommend courses of action
: Utilize PMBOK best practices to apply various principles and methodologies such as Agile/Lean, DMAIC, etc.
: Develop positive working relationships with stakeholders and project teams to drive change in a positive manner by managing constraints such as time lines, scope, cost and resources
: Lead project teams to develop and implement programs and/or process improvements.
: Ensure projects meet specified time lines and deliverables with a strong focus on value-creation
: Effectively communicate with Stakeholders; provide early and clear escalation of risks, respond to changes in work or direction, demonstrate flexibility in approach
: Develop program status update materials for key stakeholders and internal audit review of program budget and schedule
: Manage wide range of projects with varying time lines, cross functionality, requirements and scope
: Bachelor's degree from an accredited University in an analytical field (ie. Engineering, Science, Business) preferred
: Project Management Institute (PMI) certification strongly preferred
: Other accreditations, such as PMI-PBA, PMI-ACP, Six Sigma, CCMP, etc. Are valued
: 5+ years of related project experience is preferred
: Proven ability to establish and maintain strong relationships at all levels in the organization
: Prior experience leading large-scale, cross-functional projects is preferred
: Three or more years of experience in facilitating and leading Lean Continuous Improvement efforts is valued