Directly manage a project team including project administrators, schedulers, administrative support personnel and project controllers to ensure the execution of the project is on time and within budget.
Establish and manage schedules, plans, and budgets consistent with the proposed project financial goals as required for project management, engineering, procurement, manufacturing, shipment, collections, billings, installation, start-up, training, warranty, documentation, subcontracts and purchases and all other project activities required to achieve positive project results.
Develop and implement plans (for example, the Risk/Opportunity database) to improve project results beyond established budgets and results. Monitor, control, and report monthly all financial aspects of the project consistent with the contract requirements and established project management procedures to attain established goals.
Monitor, recommend, and initiate when necessary, changes to or corrective actions for commercial issues, product design, manufacturing and/or services to assure compliance with contract requirements, and to maintain or improve project performance.
Establish and maintain partner interfaces to achieve the goals of the joint venture and system end user. To the fullest extent possible, anticipate and satisfy the partner and end-user needs, while operating within established policies, procedures and commercial guidelines.
- B.S. in Engineering or Business.
Relevant experience required
- Five years of technical/engineering or equivalent business
7 years of background experience in rail and transit systems.
Working knowledge in developing and administering resource plans and budgets.
Knowledge of and experience with risk and opportunity assessment tools and in cost recovery management.
Experience and knowledge of Project Management skills, including processes and procedures, customer interface,
schedule management, scope management, commercial management, personnel administration, and negotiation.