Scheduler, Project Management

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POST DATE 8/9/2016
END DATE 11/12/2016

TE Connectivity Eatontown, NJ

Company
TE Connectivity
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
2016-72582
AJE Ref #
575820034
Location
Eatontown, NJ
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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OVERVIEW:

The Master Scheduler will be responsible for leading a cross-functional team of project managers and resource managers within TE SubCom s operations and installation organizations to ensure consistency in planning and implementation of large-scale international network construction projects. The individual will also be responsible for communicating with the sales team and overseeing commitments to all potential projects in the bid phase. As a key member of the TE SubCom team, this position will report to the Director, Project Management. This position is located in Eatontown, New Jersey.

RESPONSIBILITIES & QUALIFICATIONS:

* Develop and maintain master implementation schedule as a single reference for resource management across all supply functions

* Develop balance between existing and future client demand needs with manufacturing and installation to ensure satisfaction of project timelines.

* Review monthly demand forecast and project bids and provide practical promise dates to sales team prior.

* Coordinate with counterparts in Operations, Installation and Project Management to develop mitigation strategies when necessary.

* Evaluate sales, manufacturing and installation status for planning information.

* Prepare reports required to facilitate and suggest actions to assure optimal execution of POW.

* Evaluate individual project POWs and recommend process improvements and select procedure and techniques to develop best-practice schedules for projects.

* Support bid and proposals as needed

Qualifications:

* Bachelor s degree required - Engineering preferred

* Demonstrated experience in various Project Management and/or Engineering Management assignments

* Project Management Institute (PMI) Certification and PMP preferred

* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, strong influencing and motivational skills and the ability to build strong, credible relationships with multiple organization functions. Presentation skills required.

* Clear, strategic thinker with the ability to execute on priorities and drive for results

* Excellent judgment, timely and high quality decision-making skills and when necessary, strong escalation management skills

* Ability to work within a cross functional team to maintain schedule and financial goals throughout multiple projects

* Strong business acumen

* Proactive mindset

* Proficiency with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project required.

Ability to travel (estimated 15% of the time)