Volvo Group Sr. Project Manager in Greensboro, North Carolina
- Volvo Group Trucks Technology (GTT), a division of Volvo Group North America, provides state-of-the-art research, engineering, product planning and project execution to final delivery of complete products and support of the products in the aftermarket.
Within GTT / TPP Project Office North America (PO NA), you will have the opportunity to be a key player in projects supporting the future vehicles, drivelines, and services in the Conventional and Heavy Duty Powertrain Ranges.
As a Senior Project Manager TPP PO NA and functioning as a Chief Project Manager (CPM), you will lead a cross-functional project team to deliver your assigned projects according to committed targets and agreed processes.
You will work in close cooperation with a variety of stakeholders and solution providers, e.g. GTT Vehicle Engineering, PowertTain Engineering, Product Planning, Complete Vehicle, Quality & Customer Satisfaction, Group Trucks Purchasing and Group Trucks Operations to secure a complete project delivery supporting our North American Brands.
You will be responsible for the complete deliveries and work with a broad perspective from high level prerequisites and concept development in the early phases – to the later project phases managing planning, development and delivery of your assigned project.
As CPM, lead cross functional project team to deliver the assigned projects & report to Steering Committees and Decision Bodies
Manage project team with a complete business focus and mindset
Manage the project Quality, Delivery, Cost, and Features (QDCCF) acc. to set targets
Take an active role in developing future ways of working in PO NA projects, with an end user and customer mind set
You are a team player interacting through a broad network, having the skills to transfer high level prerequisites into project requirements and deliverable - as well as being comfortable to communicate and report project QDCCF in steering committees/reference group and management teams on executive level. You have the abilities to prioritize and focus the project on the main areas contributing to delivering improved TPP PO NA and North America Brands business results. You are structured, open minded and have a “make it happen” mindset. You have a good understanding of our business and the key drivers to make us succeed.
Minimum 4-6 years of project management leadership experience
University degree in Engineering or Science and/or Master Degree, or equivalent level
Experience in project management :◦interfacing with more than one functional area on different sites
Skilled in product development methodologies
Skilled in presentations to all levels of organizations
Clear communication, verbally and in writing
Fluent in English, verbally and in writing
Management experience as group leader is beneficial
The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.
Volvo Group Trucks Technology provides Volvo Group Trucks and Business Area's with state-of-the-art research, cutting-edge engineering, product planning and purchasing services, as well as aftermarket product support.
With Volvo Group Trucks Technology you will be part of a global and diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust each other and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.
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Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran