IT Project Manager – Global Supply Chain

Wilmington, North Carolina
03 Oct 2016
18 Feb 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
As the IT Project Manager - Global Supply Chain, you should possess strong project management & technical skills who would be responsible for managing the execution & delivery of technical projects as part of the Global Supply Chain IT team. You would be required to work in a matrix organization for project execution and delivery. You will also work directly with business partners and stakeholders from across all functions within the business.

Essential Responsibilities

As the IT Project Manager - Global Supply Chain, you will:
  • Serve as solution delivery expert for the design and implementation of Brilliant Factory Initiatives including Proficy MES, Historian, Oracle ERP, ASCP and obsolescence remediation efforts
  • Be accountable for operational excellence of assigned program(s), with duties including project reviews, feasibility, cost benefit analysis, prioritization, initiation, execution, required documentation and closure for all project work related to the program
  • Manage budgets and contracts associated with program(s) or initiative(s)
  • Manage activities of project team resources to support and deliver solutions relating to the program(s)
  • Maintain effective working relationships with peers and vendors to seamlessly integrate the program area into the overall strategic objectives and activities of the organization
  • Coordinate program support activities, including the development of internal and external communications, establishing road-maps and benchmarks, and developing training plans
  • Ensure conformance to system architecture, standards and practices
  • Prepare and present project plans, status reports, cost / benefit analysis, recommended funding and resource utilization plans
  • Act as a change agent for business processes
  • Lead in the evaluation/implementation of third party software solutions
  • Demonstrate command of multiple programming languages, basic systems analysis techniques, testing, debugging, documentation standards, file design, storage, and interfacing


  • Bachelor's Degree in STEM discipline (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) with a minimum of 4 years of experience in an information systems position
OR a non-STEM 4 year Bachelors Degree with a minimum of 6 years of experience in an information systems position.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

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 background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

  • Lean Six Sigma Certification or equivalent Quality certification
  • Demonstrated ability to execute on assignments while working with technical and functional teams
  • Experience with and supporting Supply Chain Manufacturing Environments
  • Knowledge of Proficy MES and other Manufacturing applications with additional hands-on experience
  • Knowledge of Oracle or other ERP applications with additional hands-on experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems or Computer Science is preferred
  • ITLP Graduate
  • Masters of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Experience with process quality methodology or infrastructure technologies (compute, database, network, etc.)
  • Strong program management skills including project initiation, scoping, resourcing, scheduling, budgeting, risk management and communication
  • Ability to deliver compliance requirements
  • Ability to excel in a global matrix organization
  • Ability to learn complex systems and business processes and define requirements for solutions
  • Understanding of Information Technologies and how to apply them
  • Proven leadership skill in both business planning and information technology
  • Able to use Six Sigma tools and techniques to drive change
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Experience in CAP (Change Acceleration Process)
  • Strong leadership with proven track record for project execution
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