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Lead Project Leadership Specialist

  • Job Function: Project Management
  • Experience Level: Experienced
  • Posted Date: 3/14/2018 12:53:34 PM
  • Job #: 3016292
  • Location(s): United States; Florida; Jacksonville

About Us:

Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.

BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.

With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

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GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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.

Role Summary:
The Lead Project Leadership Specialist will be responsible for the leadership of Flow & Process Technologies Nuclear Valve Projects to ensure operational excellence throughout the OTR (Order to Remittance) execution phases responsible for meeting quality, technical, commercial, cost and schedule objectives. The role will be responsible for the leadership of major projects with significant technical and commercial complexity.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of Lead Project Leadership Specialist, you will:

  • Be the primary customer interface responsible for leading kickoff internal meetings and at customer locations, status updates, and hosting customer visits/inspections
  • Lead resolution of technical, specification, and contract issues with global Commercial team and customers
  • Ensure customer satisfaction with detailed responses and coordination for any customer requests or issues
  • Manage the financial performance of projects with accountability for contribution margin through execution
  • Lead on-time delivery in accordance with contract required deliveries using detailed schedule management process and tools
  • Manage project risk issues including receivables, claims, contract changes, margin enhancement, and effective project closeout
  • Lead effective change management leveraging contract management and execution risk management of change
  • Be responsible for managing and leading Order to Remittance (OTR) matrix team in project execution including Engineering, Manufacturing, Sourcing, Logistics, Finance and Services

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Business from an accredited university or college
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in project management, operations, manufacturing and/or engineering roles

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Master's Degree in Business Administration or Engineering from an accredited college or university
  • Experience working on the Nuclear market
  • Strong interpersonal, team building and leaderships skills
  • Strong skills in customer relationship building, facilitation, and matrix management
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification
  • Technical knowledge of control valves and safety valves
  • Experience with SAP Business System
  • Experience in Manufacturing operation environment
  • Microsoft suite proficiency
  • Six Sigma training or equivalent Quality Training (GE Employees ONLY)
  • Proven ability to effectively manage a matrix team / organization
  • Ability to anticipate events and develop adaptive strategies / remedies
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills
  • Sense of urgency in dealing with issues and tasks
  • Strong business and financial acumen
  • Ability to drive and manage change in a dynamic environment

    Locations: United States; Florida; Jacksonville

    GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.


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