Project Manager

Experience 10 - 14 yrs
Job Location Mumbai
CTC Best in Industry
Skills project management, pmp certified, PgMP, new product development, hydraulics, die casting, sheet metal, plastics, microsoft office, written and verbal communication abilities, capm View More

Job Description

Purpose of Position:

The Project Manager is responsible for Planning, Managing, Monitoring, Reviewing and Reporting of projects as assigned by project management team of Gilbarco Veeder-Root. In this role PM manages a team of functional people assigned to his/her project to deliver the projects on Quality, Delivery and Costs.

Key Responsibilities:

- Deliver the Projects as per the targets assigned on Quality, Delivery and Cost.
- Deliver and manage projects by following APD (Accelerated Product Development) of Fortive Business System.
- Coordinate internal and external resources associated with the delivery of assigned projects
- Manage project budget allocation for assigned projects, including preparation of financial status reports for the PMO and functional leaders.
- Coordinate with Cross Functional Team such as Product Management, Engineering, Sourcing, Procurement, Operations, Reliability to deliver Quality, Delivery & Cost targets for assigned projects to be a focal point of contact and to ensure all relevant policies and procedures are adhered to.
- Manage multiple projects covering scope of electronics, mechanical & Hydraulics aspects and with the team spread globally.
- Coordinate with Global Product Management & Global Engineering for signoff on project scope.
- Develop a Master Project Plan as per the APD with detailed Weekly action plan, detailing the resource and time committed for the assigned project.
- Develop the Cost targets as per the Business Plan and in line with the Business requirements
- Investigate and negotiate change proposals with relevant stakeholders.
- Periodic Monitoring of projects to ensure that milestones and performance indicators are met as per the agreed time frame.
- Direct and coordinate the development of strategies to evaluate the effectiveness of implemented project outcomes and provide advice on remedial action.
- Manage the expenditure of project budgets and prepare associated financial summary reports for members of the steering committee and functional leaders.
- Conduct Alpha and Beta Trials in Field for Product validation as per APD process.
- Responsible for ensuring the Activities right from Project Initiation to Project Launch.
- Prepare project status reports and other reports required as per project management methodologies of FBS


- Reports to: DGM-Global PMO

Key Relationships:

- Design Engineering / Product Management / Operations / Sourcing / Reliability - Direct
- Representatives from Global Regions - Indirect
- Cross functional team of Product Platforms

Education & Experience:

- Graduation: BE Mechanical / Production / Electronics
- Post-Graduation: Preferred ME/ MTech Or Project Management
- Certifications Required: PMP / PgMP Certified
- Total Experience in Years: 10-14 Years

Background and Skills:

- The ideal candidate will have New Product Development experience in commodities such as Hydraulics, Die Cast Parts, Sheet Metal, Plastics etc.
- Knowledge with Microsoft Business Software (e.g., Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Project 2010)
- Strong Communication skills - both verbal and written, ability to correspond between multiple Gilbarco Locations & facilities.
- Self -Starter
- Demonstrated ability to plan, lead, and execute technical development projects with cross-functional teams.
- Training in PMI (Project Management Institute) methodology and eventual certification in CAPM/PMP is a must.
- Understanding of corporate and project finance.
- Domain (Preferred Industry) - Consumer & White Goods, Die Casting Industry, Automotive, Hydraulic Pumps, Valves.