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Project Manager Job in Westerville, Ohio US

Project Manager

ABB DE INC - Westerville, OH

Posted: 3/31/2020 - Expires: 6/29/2020

Job ID: 217047060

Job Description

Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.                           

                            ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a technology leader that is driving the digital transformation of industries. With a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB has four customer-focused, globally leading businesses: Electrification, Industrial Automation, Motion, and Robotics & Discrete Automation, supported by the ABB Ability digital platform. ABB's Power Grids business will be divested to Hitachi in 2020. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 147,000 employees. .

ABB is seeking a Project Manager, responsible for project execution, customer satisfaction and financial returns for one or more projects involving financial commitments.  You will be responsible for: working with our supply chain colleagues to order the necessary parts or other hardware; Engineering Manager to schedule necessary resources; maintaining close contact with our customers and suppliers to understand the customer requirements & insure on time delivery; maintain up to date costs in SAP; and other project execution related tasks.  These projects are typically medium/large in size, with short lead times, so require the need to handle multiple projects at the same time (excellent organizational skills are required).
                        Your responsibilities
                                Plan, monitor, and control project activities proactively to maximize cash flow.
                                Assure ABB commitments to customer are met in accordance with contract.
                                Assure and seek to improve customer satisfaction and feedback through consistent customer interaction.
                                Work proactively to set customer expectations to assure a smooth project, including acceptance of project deliveries and
                                timely payment even under challenging circumstances.
                                Control project cost and cash flow.
                                Forthrightly present an account of project status/issues in project reviews.
                                Raise potential project issues to your manager & other relevant stakeholders.
                                Effectively report project progress or other situations either verbally or in writing to assure desired understanding.
                                Negotiate change orders and additional sales.
                                Work actively with a number of suppliers to obtain overall best possible purchase, in cooperation with the supply
                                management function.
                                Coordinate or direct project transportation and logistics.

                        Your background
                                Basic Qualifications:
                                Bachelors' degree and 5 years' combination experience in product management and/or operations and/or engineering and/or project management
                                *A Master's Degree in required field = Credit given for 2 years of work experience.
                                *A PhD/Doctorate in required field = Credit given for 3 years of work experience.
                                Preferred Qualifications:
                                Bachelors' degree in engineering or related field
                                Data Center experience
                                Food & Beverage industry experience
                                PMP Certification


Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB Inc.

ABB Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace.
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Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
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Education Level:
Bachelor's degree
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Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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