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Manager, Project Management Office

Company: Emerson
Location: Mansfield
Posted on: May 29, 2023

Job Description:

If you are a Project Management professional looking for the opportunity to lead and develop an established team, Emerson has an exciting opportunity for you!
Emerson is currently seeking a Manager, Project Management Office in Mansfield, MA. The Emerson Mansfield location specializes in the manufacture of safety relief valves for nuclear power plants and valves for US Navy submarines and aircraft carriers.
As a member of the plant leadership team, this position will oversee the successful implementation and execution of customer projects. Additionally, the PMO Manager has responsibility for the team to ensure development of Project Plans and is responsible to the Customer, the Contractor, the Impact Partner and the Company for overall success and execution of the project.

  • This position offers a hybrid work arrangement, offering a mix of remote and in office work.

    Meet the Manager: Andy Kucksdorf ( - Plant Manager Mansfield "Thank you for your interest in this opportunity, I look forward to reviewing your resume and qualifications for this position. I have had the honor of leading the Mansfield plant for the last 2 years and feel we have an employee culture that is second to none. As a member of the plant leadership team this position will make a huge impact on the day-to-day operations of the plant and the overall success of our business unit."
    As a Manager, Project Management Office You Will:

    • Ensure coordination and management of multiple projects which are large, highly complex, and multi-national.

    • Lead and negotiate the project scope, change orders, progress payments, lead times, manufacturing specs, Terms & Conditions, and all additions or expansions to the project with the Customer, Emerson Impact Partners, and Global Sales personnel.

    • Develop and own the Project Plan which includes schedules, milestones, procurement strategy, execution strategy, financial targets, resources, communications, and considerations of risks.

    • Effectively provide leadership for a comprehensive project team consisting of Project Managers, Application Engineering, and plant personnel who are responsible for executing portions of the project.

    • Interface and continuously communicate with the Customer, Contractor, and Impact Partner throughout the life of the project to provide updates, milestones, and progress.

    • Serve as a higher-level authority to Project Managed Orders for Emerson Impact Partners, customers, and other internal stakeholders.

    • Manage direct reports, provide day-to-day project and HR coaching, and actively engage in their development.

    • Encourage an atmosphere of teamwork, safety, creativity, trust, and respect. Establish and maintain positive working relationships with stakeholders including customers, manufacturing, sales, finance, Impact Partners, and other functional areas to enhance organizational effectiveness.

    • Engage with Customer Contracts teams to provide awareness of the project funnel, potential opportunities, and timeframes of projects.

    • Participate early in the quotation process for high-confidence project wins for familiarity with requirements and resource planning preparation.

      Who You Are:
      You seek ways to improve processes, from small tweaks to complete reengineering. You effectively communicate in various settings: one-on-one, small and large groups, or among diverse styles and position levels. You form diverse teams to create a mix of styles, perspectives, and experience. You have a clear understanding of other groups' business priorities.
      Required Education, Skills and Experience

      • Bachelor's degree in engineering or related technical discipline

      • 5 years of direct Project Management experience

      • 2 years of direct employee supervision/management experience

      • Proven leadership skills

      • Possess organizational savvy and agility

      • Demonstrated learning ability

      • Ability to influence and motivate others

      • Professional and timely written and verbal communication

      • Ability to comprehend technical details and technical literacy

      • Strong Negotiation, Conflict Management, and Communication Skills

      • Presentation skills

        Preferred Education, Skills and Experience

        • Experience in a Sales/Customer facing role

        • Experience managing large customer projects with values exceeding $1M

        • Experience managing multi-national customer projects

        • Experience with the Nuclear Power industry

        • Working knowledge of ASME Sec III requirements

        • Familiarity with Military Specification and Government Contracts

        • Technical knowledge of safety relief valves and valve products, or other technical, highly engineered products

        • CAPM or PMP certification

          WHY EMERSON
          Our Commitment to Our People
          Across the globe, we are united by a singular Purpose: We drive innovation that makes the world healthier, safer, smarter, and more sustainable.
          We invest in our employees to ensure they have the marketplace knowledge, skills, and competencies to bring this Purpose to life while competing and leading in a global economy.
          Our training programs focus on end-to-end development, from onboarding through senior leadership.
          Our success is measured by the positive impact we make on people, our communities, and the world through our unwavering focus on environmental, social, and regulatory progress. Learn more about us! (
          Flexible and competitive benefits plans offer you the right options to meet your individual/family needs: medical insurance plans, dental and vision coverage, 401(k), tuition reimbursement and more. We also provide you flexible time-off plans, including paid parental leave, vacation, and holiday leave.
          Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
          At Emerson, we are committed to fostering a culture where every employee is valued and respected for their experiences and perspectives - and that reflects the world around us. We believe a diverse, equitable and inclusive work environment contributes to the rich exchange of ideas that inspires innovation and brings the best solutions to our customers.
          This philosophy is fundamental to living our company's values and our responsibility to leave the world in a better place. Learn more about our Culture & Values ( and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Emerson .
          Work Authorization
          Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J or TN, or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.
          Equal Opportunity Employer
          Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.
          If you have a disability and are having difficulty accessing or using this website to apply for a position, please contact: .
          Emerson is a leading global technology, software and engineering company providing innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets.
          Our Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid and discrete manufacturers maximize production, protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs.
          Our Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.
          We help customers in the world's most essential industries solve the biggest challenges of modern life.
          Every day, our global workforce fulfills our unified Purpose and lives out the Values we hold close as an organization: Integrity, Safety & Quality, Support Our People, Customer Focus, Continuous Improvement, Collaboration, and Innovation.
          Our Causes - Planet, Humanity, Champion, Inclusion and Future - shape, define and fuel Emerson's culture while inspiring our innovative spirit and driving our focus.
          Whether you're an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring possibilities, or recently received your master's degree, you'll find opportunities with us. Join our team and start your journey today!
          No calls or agencies please.
          Requisition ID : 23005959
          Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

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