Project Manager II, Logistics - Plano, TX

Plano, TX
Reference No: WD-0001781

What's the role?

The Project Manager II - Logistics is responsible for leading Supply Chain projects from concept through implementation and roll-out. Projects are typically medium to large in scope, cross-functional and complex in nature, and are expected to deliver significant benefits in terms of customer satisfaction, productivity and working capital.

Who is Hilti?

If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service. With 30,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.

What does the role involve?

Develop and maintain reporting to organization on freight recovery program and progress to annual targets.
Facilitate/lead Kaizen events to achieve results and produce business cases for changes with process excellence focus.
Remain accountable for effectively defining, planning, and implementing projects that achieve company objectives, productivity standards, and cost controls by understanding and defining cross functional requirements, documenting processes, training others, and being responsible for functional expertise, coaching, and mentoring
Monitor and rectify crediting protocol and contracts related to assigned programs/products for errors related to freight-based
Define, develop, and implement product enhancements in order to deliver the strategic objectives defined by the organization
Focus on continuous improvement identifying areas of further opportunity along the customer path to purchase.
Interact with key departments within Hilti for cross-functional cohesiveness and communication
Develop and administer training materials and courses to impacted members of Hilti organization related to managed programs and products
Partner with financial resources in each market organization to achieve aligned methods of measuring and tracking impact on HNA strategic vision
Work alongside global stakeholders to define best practices and act as the subject matter expert for further implementations as aligned with global logistics strategy
Maintain and administer compliance to program/product guidelines
Represent logistics program opportunities in relation to enterprise technology platform integration and implementation
Additional duties as assigned

Our logistics operation is special because we own our whole supply chain, something that’s almost unique for a company of our size.

What do we offer?

We’ll give you everything you need to excel in your role, including ongoing training and lots of responsibility from the start. In return for your exceptional performance and consistent results, you’ll receive one-to-one career mentoring, as well as exciting opportunities domestically and internationally.

Why should you apply?

We have an excellent mix of people and some of our best account managers joined us with little or no construction experience. Success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability, no matter what your background.

What you need is:

Bachelor's Degree required; advanced degree and certifications preferred (APICS, Project Management)
Minimum five (5) years Supply Chain experience, with two (2) of those years in Project Management roles
High level of functional expertise regarding Supply Chain operations, processes, systems, and data with demonstrated ability to apply functional and system expertise to business requirements
Knowledge of SAP – SD, APO, data warehouse (BI)
Demonstrated leadership in defining cross functional requirements and leading projects
Experience documenting processes and communicating change
Lean / Six Sigma experience highly preferred
Demonstrated coaching/training skills for mentoring others
Excellent verbal, presentation, and written communication skills to all external/internal customers, peer groups, and upper management
International experience preferred
Working Conditions:
Normal office conditions.
Up to 25% (domestic/international/both) travel required

Hilti, Inc is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.

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