Program or Project Leader Specialist in Corning, New York at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 9/8/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    9/8/2020

Job Description

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance. 

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Fortune 500 manufacturing and technology organization with significant investment in R&D and Innovation
  • Rich history with over 150 years of significant growth and innovation
  • Expanding global footprint in North America, South America, Europe and Asia
  • Industry leader within all 8 divisions and leader in each
  • Known for growing talent internally and promoting internally

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Culture: Highly collaborative, teamwork-oriented environment
  • Growth: Make an immediate impact in this high visibility role
  • Opportunity: Ability to drive change within organization with a focus on process improvement
  • Stability: Strong executive leadership team investing in its talent and elevating the global footprint

WHERE THIS POSITION IS LOCATED:

  • Corning, NY

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

Scope of Position:

  • Integrate and deliver project management outputs within a division engineering group that leads, capital projects, new technology migrations and new process developments worldwide
  • Effectively work, interface, and communicate within the project, engineering, division, and plant teams worldwide
  • Help the project team execute and deliver solutions to technically complex problems within equipment, construction, and quality areas for Display

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Develop project plans, status reports, governance reports, presentations, agendas, etc.
  • Develop project scopes, estimates, schedules, and AR budget documentation
  • Provide facilitation services to support the project teams in achieving results
  • Effectively follow through and help drive completion of project deliverables and action items
  • Effectively listen and communicate utilizing multiple channels and means
  • Build and maintain effective relationships within the project team and organization

Travel Requirements:

  • Less than 5%, minimal to no Travel, WORKING REMOTE

Hours of work/work schedule/flextime:

  • Flexibility is required. Ability to work remote.
  • 40+ hours with flexible schedule, weekly evening meetings required.

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

Required Skills

  • Positive attitude, strong commitment, and work ethic
  • Very Strong in PowerPoint, Excel, MS Project
  • Proficient in Box, SharePoint and collaborative workspace environments
  • Strong communication skills including clear and concise written presentations
  • Project planning and scheduling experience

Desired Skills

  • Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP) and Project Management Professional (PMP
  • Problem solving skills and the use of structured methods; such as, K-T (DA, PPA, RA), DESGN & DMAIC
  • Proven experience in working on and supporting project management to deliver project requirements
  • Project estimating and cost control experience

Education and Experience

  • Bachelors degree in business, communications or related field.

Required Years and Area of Experience (minimum required for consideration):

  • 3-5 years of professional work experience

Soft Skills

  • Open, honest, and trustworthy
  • Results oriented
  • Strives for excellence and high quality
  • Approachable and a team player