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Project Launch Lead

We are looking to recruit a Project Launch Lead to work in close collaboration with Project Managers assigned to site based project(s). This person will be working on our Technology business working with our cross functional teams on various launch and continuous improvement projects. This position will involve a substantial amount of travel for extended periods of time to support the project lifecycle. If this challenge sounds like something you are interested in, please apply today! 

 

About the Role

How you will contribute

  • As a knowledgeable expert in how operations and systems work together, you will ensure that systemic functionally surrounds operational processes that meet or exceed KPIs and SLAs.
  • You will be responsible for the creation, performing and reporting of UAT test scripts and scenarios from an Operational point of view.
  • In close collaboration with the project team, solutions analysts and engineering you will ensure the effective launch of new business and projects.
  • As the project rolls in to Launch phase you will act as the liaison between Operations and IT to fix or enhance challenges associated to systems.
  • You will be responsible for assisting in the creation of work instructions. Specifically, the system functionality.
  • You will be responsible for ensuring that reports are operational day one of launch that reflect KPI and SLA metrics.  
  • The business should be handed to the local plant so that it can operate in sustaining mode meeting all its key metrics.
  • You will ensure the revised processes are documented, labor standards are updated and internal stakeholders are trained/re-training, as appropriate.
  • You will need to prioritize actions, assign responsibilities and due dates and follow up to ensure on time completion within specified cost parameters.


Your Key Qualifications

  • To be considered for this role you will have a degree (or equivalent) with previous WMS Systems, process map skills &  warehouse/logistics experience.
  • Strong organizational skills used in project activities, combined with good analytical skills.
  • The ability to translate ideas into actions.
  • Outstanding communication, negotiation and influencing skills whilst maintaining integrity are essential as you will be liaising with all levels of management and operations.
  • The ability to cope with time pressure in volume dynamic operations is required whilst continuing to be enthusiastic and have a high level of energy.

Compensation
syncreon offers exciting and challenging roles within a growing international organization. We strive to hire and develop the right people, locally and globally; stimulating personal growth and self-development within an informal atmosphere. We offer a market competitive compensation package.

 

About syncreon
syncreon delivers tailored, progressive and scalable solutions to premier global automotive and technology brands, such as Jaguar Land Rover, Harley Davidson, BMW, Dell, Xerox and Canon. We supply 3PL and 4PL solutions that adapt as quickly as industry and the marketplace evolve. For over 60 years syncreon has provided unique and innovative expertise in providing highly integrated, warehousing management, inbound to manufacturing, reverse and repair, export packing, aftermarket services, fulfilment services and transport. Today we have 14,000+ employees working in 100+ locations worldwide who enjoy our supportive culture, dedication to work-life balance, people development and superb career opportunities. For more information, visit www.syncreon.com

 

Note
Candidates chosen to move forward within the Recruitment Process, may be required to undergo an assessment and/or submit further background information. Any offers of employment may be conditional on completion of required checks and provision of relevant documentation, in accordance with the applicable local legislation.


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