Molex Associate Project Manager in Maumelle, Arkansas

Position Overview:

Molex is seeking a talented Global Operations Integration Manager to be responsible for operations integration for new Molex acquisitions. The position is responsible for identifying operations improvement opportunities during due diligence and developing plans to achieve savings as a percent of revenue through various methods including but not limited to training, leadership, and knowledge share of Molex capabilities after the acquisition.

Essential Functions:

  • Develop an opportunity assessment process for newly acquired manufacturing facilities that facilitates the development of an improvement strategy.

  • Develop 1, 3, and 5 year plans to achieve operations savings through integration activities and quick wins (standardization/JDI, etc.) for new Molex acquisitions.

  • Train, mentor, and develop leaders to achieve agreed savings plans.

  • Work with division operations to secure resources to meet savings targets

  • Oversee the operations integration to ensure that milestones are met and any barriers are identified and appropriately resolved.

  • Lead implementation projects at new acquisitions as assigned by management

  • Make presentations to leadership regarding status updates and integration needs.

  • Serve as a key resource to drive excellence and improvements using lean manufacturing methodologies

  • Works globally with top leaders, must be accurate and remain calm in a fast paced environment

  • Treat M&A information with the utmost confidence.

  • Accurately identify operations savings and building plans to achieve savings.

  • Understand, support and comply with current Molex policies and practices related business programs.  Including but not limited to government regulations, International Standards Organization (ISO) and Environmental, and/or Health and Safety (EH&S), Six Sigma & Lean Manufacturing, Total Quality Management (TQM), and Management Systems.

Job Title:Associate Project ManagerJob Description:

Position Overview:

Molex is seeking an organized and analytical Associate Project Manager to assist or lead the planning and execution of whole or portions of projects related to New Product Development and Release, Modifications, Capacity Additions, and Manufacturing Process Transfers globally within the Copper Solutions Business Unit.

Essential Functions:

  • Develops, documents, and maintains the Project Plans (Scope, Schedule, Budget, Risks, Success Criteria, etc.) for assigned New Product Development, Capacity Tooling Deployment, Manufacturing Process Transfers, and/or Continuous Improvement projects.

  • Leads or assists Project Manager in leading cross functional New Product Development teams through the execution, monitoring, and achievement of the Project Plan using Project Management methodologies such as Action Item Lists, Gantt Charts, Risk Reduction Registers, Team Meetings, etc.

  • Proactively identifies, documents, and executes risk reduction activities to minimize Project Risks associated with Cost, Quality, and Timing that could negatively affect Project Plan achievement.

  • Clearly and concisely communicates status of assigned projects to both external and internal stakeholders. Identifies and communicates project barriers to gain management action to remove.

  • Advocate and ensure project team adherence to the Product Development Process and other related procedures.

  • Maintains Planned and Actual Phase Dates in Molex Resource and Portfolio Management (RPM) system for assigned Projects.

Job Number:5017BRCareer Field:Project / Program Management Position Qualifications:Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Business or Engineering.

  • Internship or 1+ years’ experience in high speed cable assemblies’ industry.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certified Project Management Professional (PMP).

  • Prior global work experience.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office.

  • Organized and analytical, with relentless attention to detail.

  • Ability to speak Mandarin, preferred.

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Molex brings together innovation and technology to deliver electronic solutions to customers worldwide. With a presence in more than 40 countries, Molex offers a full suite of solutions and services for many markets, including data communications, consumer electronics, industrial, automotive, commercial vehicle and medical.

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Location:Maumelle, AR 72113 Molex, LLC is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.:We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

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