Cross-functional leadership of R&D delivery teams, Product Management, Manufacturing, Sourcing, Quality,After Market and Marketing, to secure successful deliveries of products. Maintains status dashboard for allportfolio products, track and take action on top quality claims, portfolio proliferation and complexity
•The position carries an objective of being in the forefront of leading the change within the R&D organizationin a global (Americas, Europe, India and China) and multicultural dimension.
•Deliver assigned project at estimated time, cost, quality and scope (through leading project planning,structuring project organization, leading risk management activities and handling scope management withstakeholders) according to best practice project management, the APD model and established R&Dprocedures.
•Lead project related decision making on project priorities in order to achieve project goals.
•Contributing to adequate make/buy/partner decisions
•Secure an effective communication flow with internal and external stakeholders.
•Continuously drive down time to market, improve efficiency and product quality in our developmentprojects.
•Prepare presentations and present status of assigned projects at Decision Point Committee (DPC).
•Financial planning and follow up of assigned projects.
•Participate in ongoing continuous improvements of project management practices, the APD process andinternal procedures.
•Development of core team member’s leadership skills