Gulian & Associates, LLC, a full service talent management firm, has been retained to fill a Business Unit Manufacturing Project Director for our client located in King of Prussia, PA.
The Business Unit Manufacturing Project Director will report directly to the Global President and will take direction from the project(s) steering committee. At any time, project(s) may be comprised of 30-60 employees and/or contractors.
This position will be the BU lead for all capital project investments (US & Global) and will contain a significant safety component as well as product logistics dimension. The Project Director is responsible for optimizing logistics and storage of Organic Peroxides products.
This position will be based in King of Prussia, PA and will have an anticipated travel schedule of approx. 50% including both domestic as well as some international travel.
THE CHOSEN CANDIDATE
The selected candidate for this role will be someone with a proven project management background and a strong business acumen who will have the ability to work closely with multiple audiences (both technical and functional) including chemical engineers as well as executive leadership. This individual will be able to lead projects through its many stages and ensure that all the necessary work and approvals are completed before moving forward. This will require someone who is not a “cog in the wheel” nor someone who ignores issues. A strong candidate would have a chemical engineering background with experience within a plant from both a people and process perspective. An individual with Global experience, and comfort reporting both “on the fly” as well as preparing a formal presentation deck will be the type of candidate that will rise to the top of our consideration pool. Strong interpersonal skills, both verbal and written will be a ticket to entry for this role.
EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION REQUIRED
This position is currently accepting applications.