Leads the program team and takes personal responsibility for the programs success by holding the team accountable, ensuring appropriate staffing, maintaining the team morale by resolving conflicts between team members and elevates effectively when needed.
Manage and maintain program documentation and processes including customer statement of work, Open Issues List, Timeline, Monthly Project Reports and clause.
Establish program timeline with internal and external targets, objectives and deliverables that supports a successful launch by working with Management, Customers and Program.
Supports the Manufacturing Team in production builds, team meetings, plant based customer reviews and critical production preparation activities.
Clarify roles and responsibilities to ensure program team members support launch efforts.
Achieves all internal and external financial targets.
Ensures successful on-time completion of program deliverables.
Utilize Clause scope change document including, written responses to scope change requests and quotes that include product, cost and timing impact to ensure Company's interests are protected.
Use a risk management approach to anticipate and prevent problems from occurring. Apply sound judgment in elevating risks to management. Identify management specific tasks, deliverables and support needed to mitigate future risk.
Ensure program meets all internal and external quality targets while adhering to all customer quality systems and processes. Launch products below targets for launch cost, scrap and containment