Logistics Project Manager

Houston Permanent USD110,000 - USD130,000
  • Lead projects related to Logistics Reinvention and Improvement
  • Position involving cross-functional collaboration with local and global teams

About Our Client

Chemical Industry

Job Description

  • As the Logistics Project Manager, you are responsible and accountable for executing projects using established methodology and successfully meeting all defined deliverables (e.g., value, performance level, schedule, budget, etc.).
  • Engage businesses through a defined process to understand their strategy, identify logistics project needs, define projects and incorporate into the project portfolio pipeline; understand the business priorities and represent the business interest in Logistics and Operations portfolio management prioritization activities.
  • Engage regional functional improvement counterparts to identify project interdependencies, opportunities for cooperation and support and build effective cross-functional relationships.
  • Organize and lead opportunity identification sessions within the region incorporating both functional and business participation.
  • Maintain an in-depth working knowledge of partner function structure, work processes and interconnections with Logistics and Supply Chain (e.g., M&E, R&D, Finance, etc.)
  • Maintain an in-depth knowledge of Logistics and Supply Chain enabling technology (SAP, Network Modeling, Track & Trace, etc.)
  • Maintain an SME level knowledge and expertise of company Logistics and Supply Chain processes.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Minimum of a bachelor's degree in a STEM or relevant business field or equivalent work experience in a relevant field, with demonstrated performance as a successful project manager.
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in Manufacturing & Engineering, Supply Chain, Logistics or as a Black Belt Project Leader. Chemical or Oil & Gas industry preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver high value, complex, schedule driven projects on time and within budget.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage and adjust priorities in a dynamic business environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain interpersonal working relationships across functional and business organizational lines.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a team of diverse individuals with varied experiences, abilities, and interest.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a group of stakeholders with competing interest to a workable consensus.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; fluency in English is required.
  • Ability to travel regionally and globally as required, with reasonable planning and notice.

What's on Offer

Competitive salary and benefits and opportunities for career growth and development.

Gail Ireland
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Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Supply Chain Management
Industrial / Manufacturing
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Gail Ireland
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