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ERP Implementation Leader
Category: Aerospace
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Job code: lhw-e0-89741237

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ERP Implementation Leader
ERP Implementation Leader

GKN Employees Only

Country: United States

Work Location: Tallassee

State: Alabama

Advertising End Date: Not Specified

Job Type: Regular

About The Opportunity

What you’ll do

ProvideERP leadership, strategy, deployment and on-going operations for GKN ACS whilemaintaining a business-focused implementation plan that delivers high qualityERP services and business systems in the most efficient manner possible.


· Lead ERP deployment and upgrade projectsacross functional groups in the ACS organization. Experience across all functionaland operational groups will be required.

· Drive end to end project deliveries frominitial scoping through to successful handover to business.

· Assess new project initiatives in light ofbusiness priorities.

· Engage with and build relationships withstakeholders in conjunction with the wider project team to drive solution designsand successful outcomes.

· Engage with the technical infrastructureand applications team to ensure work is completed as per project schedules.

· Ensure projects are accurately scoped andplanned in a time effective manner.

· Ensure vendor relationships are maintainedand managed in regard to project delivery.

· Effective communication with IT, Finance,Supply Chain, and consultants.

· Maintain and develop awareness of industryinnovation.

Required Qualifications:

· Bachelordegree in IT, Business, Supply Chain, Project Management or related field.

· 4years of project management or ERP leadership experience

· 1year of manufacturing experience

Additional Qualifications:

· Abilityto manage cross functional teams

· Businessacumen and understanding of business operations

· Strongcommunication & interpersonal skills

· Unquestionedbusiness ethics, honesty, and integrity

· Capableof working under pressure to meet deadlines

· Strongorganizational skills and process adherence skills

Key Responsibilities

Not Specified

About Us

GKN is a global engineering business. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for most of the world’s leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do. GKN operates three divisions: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries.

GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 55 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, we serve over 90% of the world’s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world’s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.

Diversity and Inclusion

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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