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Project Manager in Des Plaines, IL at DSC Logistics

Date Posted: 8/13/2018

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Job Description

POSITION:

Project Manager, Business Process Integration




REPORTS TO:

Senior Director Business Process Integration, Corporate



COMPANY:

DSC Logistics, a leading supply chain management company, focuses on designing, integrating, managing, and adapting supply chain solutions. DSC capabilities as a Lead Logistics Partner (LLP) and third-party provider (3PL) include supply chain analysis and design network management, Logistics Center management, transportation management, business process integration, supply chain visibility, value-added services and dynamic supply chain management. In today’s environment, filled with rapid and unpredictable change, DSC helps customers achieve their goals by being ready for anything!


POSITION DESCRIPTION:

We currently have an opening for a Project Manager, Business Process Integration in our headquarters location, Des Plaines, Illinois. The Project Manager, Business Process Integration will serve as the Project Lead for company-wide business integration projects.


EDUCATION:

Bachelor’s Degree in Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Operations



EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

The Project Manager, Business Process Integration will:

  • Identify, assign, and coordinate with corporate resources responsible for executing functional activities in order to ensure projects are completed within budget, on-time and accomplish the project goals.
  • Communicate integration, operational, and customer resource requirements with the Operations management team, Corporate project team, and the customer’s project team.
  • Develop business process integration communication plans, coordinate status calls, facilitate daily update-meetings with DSC’s start up team; documenting the teams progress on a daily basis.
  • Support Operations Teams during critical project phases
  • Identify areas of continuous improvement for DSC’s project management tools and processes.

Candidates selected to interview for the Project Manager, Business Process Integration position must meet the following minimum requirements for consideration for this position:


  • Management, Transportation or Business Administration
  • 1-3 years of previous experience in Logistics, Operations, Warehousing, Transportation, or Distribution; experience with Customer Integration projects desired.
  • Demonstrated Project management skills and proven leadership ability required.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, MS PowerPoint, and Excel required;
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, communication, and negotiation skills required.
  • Must be self-directed, able to interact effectively with all levels of management.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, detail-oriented.
  • Flexibility to travel up to 30-50% during project go-live and other support phases.