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At thyssenkrupp we have more than 158,000 employees in 79 countries and annual sales of € 41.5 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all over the world - but we always work together. We have over 200 years experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that's right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

Project Launch Manager
thyssenkrupp Supply Chain Services NA, Inc.,
Location Southfield

Materials Services - With 480 branches in 40 countries the Business Area Materials Services concentrates on the worldwide trade of raw material and construction material. Coal, metals, gases, plastics in all shapes, qualities and dimensions as well as complex supply-chain solutions- this is for what this Business Area stands for.

thyssenkrupp Supply Chain Services is a dynamic, forward thinking company offering great benefits, career advancement, and abundant learning opportunities. As a subsidiary of the global thyssenkrupp AG based in Germany, we have the security and resources of a large corporation, with a sense of ownership that is usually reserved for small companies. At tk your voice will be heard. When you join our team you are joining a skilled group of professionals with diverse backgrounds across many cultures and industries. Our company values are centered on promoting personal growth, diversity, community engagement, environmental responsibility, and career development. As a growing company, opportunities for advancement are plentiful for those who are willing to work hard - we strive to promote from within.

In the last four years our company size has nearly quadrupled. We now employ over 3,000 people across 35+ locations in the US, Canada, and Mexico. Working mainly in 5 major industries ¬- automotive, renewable energy, heavy manufacturing, commercial construction, and infrastructure logistics – we strive to be the preferred provider for supply chain services in North America. Our services span our “Hands, Wheels, Walls” approach: Quality Inspection, Logistics Management, and Warehousing & Distribution.

If this sounds like the right environment for you, apply today to thyssenkrupp Supply Chain Services:
It’s not just a job, it’s a career.

Your responsiblities

Leveraging strong communications skills, the project manager leads and facilitates requirements and design sessions between Departments and Business Units and is responsible for the seamless delivery and adoption of solutions within their groups for the commercial aspects of thyssenkrupp Supply Chain Services.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Creating project work proposals, including the development of project plans, business cases, pro-forma statements, and cost/benefits analyses.
  • Leading business requirements definition to successful completion, including the discovery, analysis and documentation of business requirements, process flows, functional specifications, test and training plans.
  • Forming Project Launch teams.
  • Assuring Project launches perform to planned outcomes.
  • Managing all aspects of business and related projects including project communications, project status reports, issues management, and risk mitigation.
  • Conducting, documenting and participating in testing and training of systems.
  • Documenting business process modifications and working cooperatively with Business Users to train and implement change.
  • Meets TKMNA Employee Attributes/Competencies

The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirement for the performance of this job.  It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

Your profile

  • Three years of Sales and or Sales Business Analyst/Launch experience
  • Logistics experience – Warehousing and Transportation
  • Market Forecasting
  • Someone familiar with using collaboration tools / sales/launch tools
  • Facilitation and negotiation skills
  • Need to be able to provide market analytics and details to support the work with the divisions
  • Analytics and metric development
  • Ability to analyze target accounts and make recommendations
  • Thorough understanding of Project Management processes (initiating, planning, executing, controlling and closing)
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal skills to relate to Executive Management, business customers, associates and their department
  • Working experience of 3+ years in Project Management
  • Bachelors’ degree in Business Administration or Computer Science - MBA pref.
  • Travel could be up to 50% and for two-weeks at a time as needed.
About thyssenkrupp
At thyssenkrupp we have more than 156,000 employees in nearly 80 countries and annual sales of €39 billion. We are active in automotive engineering, logistics, plant technology, steel production, elevator manufacturing and much more. We work in large and small businesses all around the world – but we always work together. We have over 200 years of experience in industry and the latest cutting-edge technology. We have a position that‘s right for you, that piques your interest, and that puts your skills to the test.

Materials Services - With 480 branches in 40 countries the Business Area Materials Services concentrates on the worldwide trade of raw material and construction material. Coal, metals, gases, plastics in all shapes, qualities and dimensions as well as complex supply-chain solutions- this is for what this Business Area stands for.

thyssenkrupp Supply Chain Services is a dynamic, forward thinking company offering great benefits, career advancement, and abundant learning opportunities. As a subsidiary of the global thyssenkrupp AG based in Germany, we have the security and resources of a large corporation, with a sense of ownership that is usually reserved for small companies. At tk your voice will be heard. When you join our team you are joining a skilled group of professionals with diverse backgrounds across many cultures and industries. Our company values are centered on promoting personal growth, diversity, community engagement, environmental responsibility, and career development. As a growing company, opportunities for advancement are plentiful for those who are willing to work hard - we strive to promote from within.

In the last four years our company size has nearly quadrupled. We now employ over 3,000 people across 35+ locations in the US, Canada, and Mexico. Working mainly in 5 major industries ¬- automotive, renewable energy, heavy manufacturing, commercial construction, and infrastructure logistics – we strive to be the preferred provider for supply chain services in North America. Our services span our “Hands, Wheels, Walls” approach: Quality Inspection, Logistics Management, and Warehousing & Distribution.

If this sounds like the right environment for you, apply today to thyssenkrupp Supply Chain Services:
It’s not just a job, it’s a career.

Your responsiblities

Leveraging strong communications skills, the project manager leads and facilitates requirements and design sessions between Departments and Business Units and is responsible for the seamless delivery and adoption of solutions within their groups for the commercial aspects of thyssenkrupp Supply Chain Services.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Creating project work proposals, including the development of project plans, business cases, pro-forma statements, and cost/benefits analyses.
  • Leading business requirements definition to successful completion, including the discovery, analysis and documentation of business requirements, process flows, functional specifications, test and training plans.
  • Forming Project Launch teams.
  • Assuring Project launches perform to planned outcomes.
  • Managing all aspects of business and related projects including project communications, project status reports, issues management, and risk mitigation.
  • Conducting, documenting and participating in testing and training of systems.
  • Documenting business process modifications and working cooperatively with Business Users to train and implement change.
  • Meets TKMNA Employee Attributes/Competencies

The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirement for the performance of this job.  It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

Your profile
  • Three years of Sales and or Sales Business Analyst/Launch experience
  • Logistics experience – Warehousing and Transportation
  • Market Forecasting
  • Someone familiar with using collaboration tools / sales/launch tools
  • Facilitation and negotiation skills
  • Need to be able to provide market analytics and details to support the work with the divisions
  • Analytics and metric development
  • Ability to analyze target accounts and make recommendations
  • Thorough understanding of Project Management processes (initiating, planning, executing, controlling and closing)
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal skills to relate to Executive Management, business customers, associates and their department
  • Working experience of 3+ years in Project Management
  • Bachelors’ degree in Business Administration or Computer Science - MBA pref.
  • Travel could be up to 50% and for two-weeks at a time as needed.