Lead Project Manager

GE Renewable Energy

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Job Description Summary 

As the Lead Project Manager, you will be responsible for planning and executing. Contracts for repair/maintenance/up-rating of power transmission and distribution equipment, starting from transfer meeting to managing the Quality, Cost, and Delivery of the entire execution process by ensuring on-time delivery according to contractual terms, high level of customer satisfaction, and controlling and improving the Gross Margin and cash related to contracts. 

Job Description

Essential Responsibilities

  • Perform customer order review and compare with the GE quote upon transfer of the project file from the Commercial group to Project management
  • Lead the project kick-off meeting with all internal contributors and assign roles and responsibilities
  • Lead and coordination with cross-functional team with design, procurement, logistic, and field workforce to achieve project goals
  • Lead the customer kick-off meeting to communicate the nature of the work that will be done and clarify any issues in the order
  • Coordinate all activities related to the project
  • Follow project spend vs budget (cost, materials, labor)
  • Monitors production, schedule, and quality to customer standards;
  • Manage risk and opportunities in project execution
  • Implement changes necessary to meet project outputs
  • Lead and draft project follow-up meeting summaries (internal and external)
  • Follow-up on the project derogation
  • Perform invoicing according to the contract terms
  • Follow-up with GE procurement department on supplier deliveries
  • Communicate and inform the customer of project progress regularly
  • Produce the project Post-Mortem analysis report
  • Perform the administrative closing of the project

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Project Management or Engineering
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in project Management within Energy / Power business

Desired Characteristics

  • Master’s Bachelor’s Degree in Project Management or Engineering
  • Project management qualification (PMP) or equivalent
  • Knowledge of power transmission and distribution equipment (power transformer, AIS equipment (circuit breaker, disconnect switches…)
  • Experience in Contract management and negotiation
  • Demonstrated professional interpersonal skills – high level of motivation, integrity, self-confidence and ability to take initiative
  • Ability to work independently and make decisions
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving abilities
  • Good communication skills with all stakeholders
  • Ability to influence others and lead small teams
  • Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact
  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
  • Exceptional proficiency in Microsoft Office suite
  • Extreme attention to detail, follow up, highly organized
  • Demonstrated ability to balance workload under short deadlines and changing priorities in a fast-paced environment

Additional Information

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.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

As a federal government contractor, GE may in the future be required to have U.S. employees fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Some GE customers currently have vaccination mandates that may apply to GE employees.

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