Siemens Global Logistics Project Manager in Plainfield, Indiana
Global Logistics Project Manager
Job Family: Project Management
Division: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Laboratory Diagnostics
Requisition Number: 207346
Primary Location: United States-Indiana-Plainfield
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 5%
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.
With 45,000 employees Siemens Healthineers is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technology to the healthcare industry and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics and healthcare IT. All supported by a comprehensive portfolio of clinical consulting, training, and services available across the globe and tailored to customers’ needs. So that more people can have a life that is longer, richer, and more filled with happiness.
For more information, please visit: http://www.usa.siemens.com/healthcare
The Logistics ProjectSpecialistwill be responsible for developing business tools to improve the efficiency of order management operations, collaborating with business partners, when necessary, to achieve this primary goal.
The Logistics ProjectSpecialistsupports the Sr. Manager in the execution of strategic business objectives and in the proactive identification of process improvements targeting standardization and optimization of the current customer support model. The Project Specialist may receive direction from the Sr. Vice President of Logistics and may work directly with department Supervisors to develop projects critical to the advancement of objectives.
The Logistics ProjectSpecialistwill partner with department Supervisors to obtain support from the Order Management team in project development and implementation, and has flexibility to provide direction in the execution of tasks directly related to these projects.
The Logistics ProjectSpecialist will report directly to the GLSC Sr. Manager
· Define and develop tools, implement process improvements to meet business objectives
· Collaborate with internal / external customers and partners
· Benchmark metrics against industry standards
· Provide innovative solutions to support order management in SAP SD
· Translate objectives into business requirements, draft clear and concise specifications and documents
· Design and implement solutions based on internal needs
· Manage critical OEM relationships
· Support and participate in the development of Subject Matter Experts (SME)
· Operate as business process owner in international projects
· Leverage customer best practices, streamline support process to drive throughput and efficiencies
· Liaise with IT and SAP business analyst to provide specifications for system / process improvements
A bachelor’s degree in business administration, computer science, mathematics, operations or a related field.
A minimum of 5-8 years of project support / management experience.
Expertise in SAP/SD, Oracle, Enterprise Management Software preferred
Experience in and understanding of a wide variety of analytical processes
Proven record of process improvement
Ability to work with and report to multiple organizational levels
Must be self-motivated
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
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