Adecco, a division of the world leader in the recruitment of office and finance professionals is currently recruiting for a Project Manager in Norman, OK. This opportunity is working with one of our premier clients. Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below! Position Details: Position: Project Manager Shifts: Full Time, 40 hours a week Location: Norman, OK Length: Long Term - 12 month contract Job Responsibilities: Lead project teams facilitating team meetings and agendas; Ensure common understanding of deliverables and open issues for each project phase; Drive open issues to resolution Own the creation and tracking of project schedule and reporting of project progress and performance Lead project teams in defining key project metrics and targets for items such as product costs, project costs, manufacturing metrics and quality goals. Track and report on progress to targets throughout project. Support product cost analysis activities including product teardown and VA/VE events as well as design and manufacturing process improvement efforts including make versus buy analysis activities Ensure ongoing UPG PMO and PDP process improvement and application of lessons learned. Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or a related technical field 2 years experience in project or program management is required. Experience in Engineering & Product Development, Project Management, General Management, Quality, and/or Operations is desired Broad technical understanding (products, development, manufacturing, product cost analysis, etc.) Aptitude and desire to be involved in cross-functional activities, including engineering, marketing, sales, finance, manufacturing, and quality Comfortable in an influencing vs. direct management role Knowledge of and experience in product development process (PDP) & associated gate review disciplines is desired 15% - 25% local travel required. Skills • Proven project management proficiency with ability to manage multiple, simultaneous tasks and projects • Strong people management & communication skills; willing to confront issues in an open, but tactful way • Strong organization and problem solving skills • Proven leadership and interpersonal/ teamwork skills. • Strong group communication skills, presentation skills • Ability to manage multiple, simultaneous tasks and projects SAP experience (desired) HVAC product and technology knowledge (desired) Demonstrated strong financial and analytical skills (desired) Excellent computer and data analysis/management skills with proficiency in Microsoft Suite Applications (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and SharePoint) as well as internet software and e-mail For additional questions about this position, please contact Annette Oliver by email at email@example.com. Adecco offers a competitive benefit package. The Adecco Group is a global leader in HR services. Our group connects over 700,000 associates with our business clients each day through our 6,600 offices in over 70 countries and territories around the world. We offer employment opportunities at any stage in your professional career. Contact us today to discuss available contract and direct hire positions. Adecco Group offers benefits includingHoliday, 401(k), Insurance Benefit Plans and Service/Anniversary Bonus opportunities. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled Important information: This position is being recruited for by Adecco's National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the "apply now" button to submit your resume.
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