General Electric Project Management Leader (m/f) - Radiography Systems in Wunstorf near Hannover or Ahrensburg near Hamburg, Germany
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
The Director of Project Management Radiography Systems leads a team of Project Managers driving wing to wing project execution activities. In this role you will be responsible to ensure complex orders are executed on time per contractual term and within budget within the product modality. You will also be responsible for identifying project delays, implementing root cause analysis and driving continuous improvement of the business project management processes.
Provides full scope of leadership for direct reports, including performance evaluation, annual assessment, salary planning, and employee development.
Creates an environment which enables the attraction of new, qualified talent to the organization and retention of key talent
Drive Team Culture: Culture of Customer Experience, Culture of Performance, Culture of Compliance and Culture of Predictability
Drive organizational effectiveness in order to achieve business goals and the development of employees.
Ensure load balancing and allocation of PM suitable resources within allocated team
Work as Senior Project Manager in defined very complex high risk projects
Identify & manage risks, monitor financial and operational performance against the agreed timescales, and initiates corrective action where appropriate
Resolve specification and commercial issues, manage correspondence, provide periodic updates, ensure customer satisfaction, and negotiate/ coordinate with staff as appropriate.
Responsible for the financial performance of a portfolio of projects and on-time delivery in accordance with contract
Responsible for project risk issues including receivables, claims, contract changes, margin enhancement, and effective project closeout
Support the operations inititiatives driving standardization, control and visibility
Participate in discussions about the future of the business requiring frequent and thorough interaction with other functions
Development of the annual plan for the own function the basis of the framework of the strategic plan for the whole unit
Present projects plans, technical roadmaps, risks and recommendations to senior business leaders (EB and SEB) within technical space and occasionally to senior leaders in partner technical teams Qualifications/Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business or equivalent from an accredited university or equivalent
Technical & commercial skills
Fluent in German and English language
Understanding of business and project financials
Proven leadership skills and ability to effectively manage a matrix team / organization
Extensive of experience in project management in complex project environment
Several years of experience in a management role.
Experience in project portfolio management
Strong negotiation skills and experiences
Willingness and ability to travel 30% of the time – mainly between our sites in Ahrensburg near Hamburg and Wunstorf near Hannover Desired Characteristics:
Master's degree in Engineering, Business or equivalent from an accredited university or equivalent
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems Locations: Germany; Wunstorf near Hannover or Ahrensburg near HamburgGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.