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Senior Project Manager

Kelly Services
Winston-Salem, NC 27199
Senior Project Manager - Direct Hire - Winston/Salem NC


*Relocation is available*


**JOB SUMMARY:** Senior Project Manager will oversee and manage the activities of multiple programs involving department and cross-functional teams and is adept at handling the intricacies of a large, complex manufacturing project, equipment, layout, processes and more. Additionally, the position is responsible for program delivery within prescribed time frames, funding parameters, and functionality.


The Senior Project Manager manages programs from initiation through delivery and interfaces with a cross-functional, program-focused team that includes program administrators, line supervisors, line operatives, quality engineers, manufacturing engineers, buyers, material handlers, outside vendors, to deliver program that meets or exceeds the customer quality expectations at planned or improved margins.


- Duties include the direct interface with customers by means of telephone, email, on-line meetings, and on-site meetings.


- Addition communication with other departments when the program is in physical development or being tooled is essential.


- General program oversight is also expected until the product or program is in full production.


**ESSENTIAL FUNCTION:**


- Serves as primary customer interface for all contractual and production matters related to the delivery of the customer's product.


- Confers with all necessary staff to outline work plan and responsibilities.


- Directs activities of program personnel to ensure program progresses on schedule and within prescribed budget.


- Compiles status reports and modifies schedules or plans as required; prepares program reports for senior management, customer, or others.


- Confers with personnel to provide technical advice and resolve problems.


- May indirectly (dotted-line) supervise exempt and/or nonexempt associates and is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of each program.


- Works on complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation and knowledge of various factors.


- Exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.


- Performs other related duties as required.


**PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS:**


- Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from four-year college or university (Mechanical Engineering, Process Engineering or similar relevant certifications are a plus)


- 3 to Five years of project management experience in a manufacturing environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


- Project Management Certification a plus.


**PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS** :


Technical skills in manufacturing processes and methods including knowledge of and experience with metal stamping, and assembly operations; knowledge of machine tooling design and molding.


Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to communicate to a wide range of stakeholders.


Expert level ability to effectively present information to senior management, customers.


Ability to respond to complex inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of senior management.


Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.


Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with abstract and concrete variables.


**Why Kelly** **** **?**


Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.


**About Kelly** ****


At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-08-27 Expires: 2021-09-27

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