Manager, Category Procurement Pmo
Country : USA
State : New York
Town : New York
Category : Purchasing
Contract type : Permanent
Availability : Full time
Analytical, organized, disciplined, resourceful, proactive, and execution oriented The position requires strong project management skills Customer-centric with ability to drive alignment across teams and business leaders, effectively influence Self-driven, independent thinker, not afraid to challenge the status-quo Fast learner, flexible, able to manage complex matrixed network of Brands and Functions Ability and agility to shift between strategic and the tactical The Manager, Category GSR PMO is responsible for overall delivery and execution of projects. Meeting all project milestones, deliverables, launch-dates, etc. Managing and ensuring all risks / issues are communicated to stakeholders with clear ownership and resolution plan. Sense of urgency and ability to work under constricted timelines is critical for the success of this role. The right candidate needs to be self-motivated, agile, and driven.
Primary Responsibilities: Coordinates with cross functional partner business teams for on time & in full execution of projects Leads project meetings including kick-off, team meetings, risk assessment, lessons learned, post launch reviews, and others as needed Manages the risks and issues that can arise during the course project life cycle, takes proactive and decisive measures to course correct as needed Clearly tracks and reports progress with data driven results across all projects Drives governance to ensure prioritization of initiatives across critical ELC Categories Holds partners accountable for the delivery of commitments, escalates issues as needed Communicates, influences, and negotiates across the organization to drive critical Procurement agenda Identifies project resources requirements and escalates constraints Embraces and Initiates Change: Distinguishes what to preserve and what to change. Has the courage to initiate and lead the changes that drive success. Energizes and Enables Others: Ignites passion and releases potential to drive success. Builds Collaborative Relationships: Builds relationships based on trust and respect. Promotes the inclusion of diverse knowledge, skills, and experiences to achieve results. Demonstrates Learning Agility: Ability to anticipate change, face reality, draw conclusions, and swiftly mobilize to adapt to changing needs and demands. Strives for Excellence in Execution: Proactively seeks ways to improve personal and organizational effectiveness to meet current and future business needs. Learns equally from successes and failures.