The Business Integration PM will lead projects and programs focused on internal investment, productivity, and modernization. Areas of focus will include capital and IR&D business case development, manufacturing automation project management, business continuity planning and exercise, enterprise resource planning, and integrated sales, inventory, operations & planning coordination across the functional departments of the business area.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
•Developing sound business cases to support decision-making on investment alternatives
•Facilitating the capture of capital investment initiatives that support the business strategic plan
•Overseeing planning and execution of IR&D projects
•Coordinating the capture and planning of manufacturing automation opportunities and overseeing execution of approved initiatives
•Coordinating multi-department business continuity planning and maintaining the BCM Plan and exercise schedule
•Coordinating the business area integration of enterprise resource planning tools and processes
•Program management of selected business area programs generally valued at $10M - $25M
OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
•Preparation and briefing of plans and reports; excellent communication skills are essential.
•Participation in program life cycle management reviews to include capture, proposal, mobilization, and execution.
•Responsible for promoting and reinforcing team level performance; this role will be highly interactive.
•Active participation in site level Safety, Health, and Environment program.
•Active participation in site Continuous Improvement initiatives to include kaizen events and CI Project management.
•Preparation of Monthly and Quarterly Business Review packages.
•Participation in Price to Win, strategic pricing, and market assessment activities.
• Bachelor degree in Business, Engineering, or Manufacturing related discipline.
• Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to thrive in a dynamic and high-velocity environment.
• Strong understanding of business finance and business case development.
• Experience with Lean and Continuous Improvement tools and processes is desired.
• Knowledge of statistical forecasting tools is desired.
• Ability to obtain a DoD Secret security clearance
• Project/Program management academic or professional coursework
• Advanced Powerpoint and Excel proficiency; basic Word proficiency
• MS Project
• PMP equivalent knowledge and experience is desired.
• MS Visio preferred
Cobham's values of Trust, Talent and Technology have driven us from our launch in 1934 by Sir Alan Cobham, an aviation innovator, to becoming a global leader in state-of-the-art aerospace and defense systems. And it’s the insights of our innovators today that will secure our collective future. Innovators like you.
Cobham is one of the world's leading companies engaged in the development, delivery and support of leading-edge aerospace and defense systems in the air, on land and at sea. Our clients and partners trust Cobham to deliver the mission-critical technology they need, and we trust our employees to draw on their ingenuity and passion to deliver those solutions. This leads to an empowering culture for our people. Our Leadership team is open, sharing plans for the next five years, driving retention by offering demanding, exciting work, and providing full guidance and mentoring.
Cobham is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of Cobham to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information. Cobham will refrain from discharging, or otherwise discriminating against, employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants.
All applicants will be reviewed for Cobham’s Interview Day on January 4, 2018. Once we receive your resume and qualification information, a member of our team will reach out to confirm eligibility and provide you with information necessary to be permitted onto Cobham’s secured location.