Director, Global ERP - Interiors (Hybrid/Remote)
Company: Collins Aerospace
Posted on: June 25, 2022
Global ERP Program Manager
In search of an experienced, driven program manager that wants to
be a part of the largest and most strategic initiative in the
Interiors SBU. The Interiors SBU has launched a strategic
initiative to implement SAP across 22 of its global locations,
reducing the existing 16 ERP systems down to 2 SAP instances. The
SAP initiative is a highlight on the SFP (Strategy Financial Plan)
and is foundational to our business growth and innovation by
enabling system usage, connection, and efficient processes. Because
of the initiative's importance, Interior's Leadership Team has
created a cross-functional business team to integrate SAP into the
business efficiently and effectively. The SAP Project Manager is a
significant, high-visibility leadership role in the Interiors SAP
Team. This Program Manager has responsibility to execute
multi-year, multi-site SAP Implementations to scope and on time and
budget. The role has program oversight and works collaboratively
with the business and Digital Technology teams to reduce risk and
achieve program milestones. This position requires a professional
with demonstrated skills and knowledge in Program Management, with
experience leading medium to large-sized programs. Previous
software implementation is a plus. This position will have decision
making authority and be responsible to develop and drive program
plans, problem resolution, negotiated solutions, communication, and
coordination across the cross-functional SAP Implementation Team.
This leader will also contribute to strategic decision making.
This role requires an experienced leader that has demonstrated
successful use of program management tools: IMS, EVMS, milestone
management, risk management, formal presentations to
This role reports into Sr. Director - Global ERP Implementation -
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Proactive and results driven. Directs all project phases from
initial assessment to post implementation. Ensure Interiors SAP
project is executed according to the project schedule, budget and
scope. Identify and mitigate risks, close project gaps, and ensure
a successful, sustainable implementation. Coordinates across
functional areas as required.
- Primary point of contact for SAP Implementations with Digital
Technology and stakeholders. Consolidates and presents plans and
progress reports. Prepares and presents value-stream strategy,
progress, and results.
- Liaisons closely with Digital Technology, Site Lead and Value
Stream Leaders. Interfaces with customers for project
specifications to ensure successful completion. Coordinates
responses to customer action items.
- A change agent who leads and facilitate improvements with
businesses to completion, including resolution and organizational
buy-in for policy changes.
- Will be the responsible decision maker during conflict
- Provide feedback to the Interiors Leadership Team and site
leaders as necessary.
- Participate on Interiors SAP Advisory Board as necessary.
- Ability to work with, interact, communicate, and build
relationship with various levels within the organization.
Skills and Capabilities preferred:
- Demonstrated experience and success managing a medium to large
- A combination of ERP systems experience and detailed knowledge
of business processes
- Experience leading large, cross functional projects. Ability to
influence people to achieve a common objective
- Demonstrate excellent teamwork, interpersonal, analytical, and
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Full time position
- Travel requirements > 30%
Typically requires: A University Degree or equivalent experience
and minimum 14 years prior relevant experience, or An Advanced
Degree in a related field and minimum 12 years experience.
Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in
technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global
aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the
capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve
customers' toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly
evolving global market.
At Collins Aerospace, our Interiors team is focused on innovation,
safety and cost efficiency. But we don't just get people from point
A to point B. We're committed to making air travel more
comfortable, connected and secure. As a leader in aviation interior
products and services, we're helping airlines and original
equipment manufacturers create a positive experience for their
customers. With offices and manufacturing facilities in more than
12 states across the U.S. and more than 10 countries around the
globe, we're changing the game of aircraft interiors. Are you ready
to join our team?
Collins Aerospace Diversity & Inclusion Statement:
Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success. We believe a
multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best
results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are
committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share
their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges
in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.
WE ARE REDEFINING AEROSPACE.
Nothing matters more to Collins Aerospace than our strong ethical
and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a
background check, which may include a drug screen.
- Background check and drug screen required (every external new
hire in the U.S.)
- Drug Screen only performed on re-hires who have been gone for
more than 1 year
At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless
possibility. And the bonds we form - with our customers and with
each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.
Apply now and be part of the team that's redefining aerospace,
Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or
veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.
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