Project Manager – Global Supply Chain

  • Location: Basking Ridge, New Jersey
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #77071

Our client is a worldwide telecommunications company that offers voice, data and video services and solutions on its award-winning networks and platforms, delivering on customers’ demand for mobility, reliable network connectivity, security, and control.
 
We are looking for a Telecom Supply Chain PMO Manager who will be responsible for the management of key strategic initiatives for consumer and business supply chain team, including initiatives that will support supply planning, channel allocations, POP, and Collateral planning.
 
Location: Remote
Position: Telecom Supply Chain PMO Manager
Pay: $80-85/hr. on W2 depending on years of experience
Duration: 6 months or longer
 
Position Summary:
Functions include leading internal and cross-functional teams for Senior Leadership communications, and project management for strategic project launches. Functions will also include working with the business to identify, develop and execute business efficiencies and other projects that will work towards the digitalization of supply chain.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead and execute strategic initiatives for the client’s Supply Chain
  • Lead cross functional supply chain teams & represent Supply Chain in external cross functional teams to ensure launch readiness
  • Liaison to internal business partners (Intake Process, IT & Analytics/Reporting)
  • Communication of launch readiness, and project milestones to Senior Management and internal/external partners as needed including the documentation of presentations
  • Conceptualize, design and manage multiple complex projects/programs simultaneously to completion, responsible for end-to-end strategic project element 
  • Create cohesive project plans with identifiable critical path, task dependencies, and major milestones
  • Manage plans and schedules, ensuring successful completion within scope, budget, time, and quality parameters. Identify key risks and develop mitigation plans.
  • Lead implementation of new or reengineered processes including project planning, resource management, change management, and training.

Must Have Skills:

  • 6+ Years project management / relevant work experience
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently in fast-paced/ dynamic environment
  • Experience working with gSuite (gSlides, gSheets, gWord, gMail), MS Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word), Smartsheet application
  • Proven record of leading cross functional team projects timely
  • Experience with Competitive insights / market research/ turning ideas into hypothesis & executive level proposals, business cases/financial modelling
  • Collaborate to define and support the product roadmap and business strategy
  • Experience in Management / strategy consulting/customer experience

Desired Skills:

  • 5+ Years Global Supply Chain experience
  • 5-7 Years Marketing experience
  • Willingness to work flexible hours and schedule
  • BI / data analytics experience 
  • Experience in Microsoft SQL
  • Experience with Supply Chain planning systems such as wSAP, IBP, 1ERP
  • Excellent forward thinking and analytical skills
  • Self-motivated individual that takes calculated risks and consistently demonstrates positive results
  • Ability to communicate effectively with audiences of multiple leadership levels
  • Passionate, driven and a visionary leader with a track-record of successful performance to join in building best-in-class supply chain team

Education/Certifications:

  • BA / BS Supply Chain, Industrial Engineering or related field 
  • PMP APICS certification/ training  MBA, Masters in equivalent field preferred
  • Lean Six Sigma

About APR:
Since 1980 APR Consulting, Inc. has provided professional recruiting and contingent workforce solutions to a diverse mix of clients, industries, and skill sets nationwide.
 
This particular client may require all new hires show proof of vaccination. However, accommodations may be made for those with disabilities or religious reasons who cannot obtain a vaccine.
 
We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
 
Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity! If you feel your experience is the match for this position please apply today and join our team. We look forward to working with you!
 
 

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About APR Consulting
APR Consulting, Inc., is one of the most trusted talent acquisition and workforce solutions providers in the United States. Known for exceptional responsiveness, agile strategies, and consistently high-level talent, the firm has become a go-to for organizations and managed services providers navigating complex change and urgent challenges. Since its founding in 1980, APR has transformed from a California IT-focused staffing firm to a full-service solutions provider filling a wide range of positions and serving over eight industries — including aerospace and defense, healthcare, IT, telecom, hospitality/gaming, sports/entertainment, government, and utilities –– in all 50 states, with a loyal roster of more than 850 specialized professionals.