25 Jun, 2019
CEVA Logistics, one of the world's leading non-asset based supply chain management companies, designs and implements industry leading solutions for large and medium-size national and multinational companies. Approximately 42,000 employees in more than 170 countries, encompassing some 2000 employees across Australia and New Zealand, are dedicated to delivering effective and robust supply chain solutions across a variety of sectors where CEVA applies its operational expertise to provide best-in-class services across its integrated network. For more information, please visit www.cevalogistics.com Implementation Manager, VIC or SYD CEVA logistics has an opportunity for an experienced, driven and demonstrated Implementation Manager to commence as soon as possible. The position can be based at either Sydney or Victoria. This role reports to the Senior Implementation Manager and is accountable for the successful delivery of new business implementations, existing business transformation projects and other strategic projects which may arise across the whole of business. The role is responsible for comprehensive planning and management of project scope, actions, risks, timeline, budget, and resource to ensure the efficient and effective delivery of outcomes which meet the expectations of both CEVA and the Customer. Key Responsibilities; * Ensure successful delivery of new business implementations and projects * Manage existing business transformations and ad hoc strategic projects of difference size and complexities * Develop project controls to track and report status, and progress vs plan while adjusting project plan and resource allocation to meet business needs throughout the project. * Follow ZDS/CPM methodology in maintaining correct structures to control and monitor project deliverables. * Monitor and manage changing scope through formal process and project acceptance criteria. * Manage and support appointed project team to deliver the project on time and on budget. Identify and coach possible talent for development. * Manage suppliers and subcontractors on key deliverables through project lifecycle. * Engage and effectively manage customer relations and expectations of all stakeholders (internal and external) while resolving issues and escalations. * Effectively communicate and mitigate conflicting priorities, issues and risk to the project with appropriate escalation to (internal and external) senior project stakeholders for decisions and resolution. * Manage project implementation budget in line with approved CAPEX. * Understand relations between business processes and systems, and identify improvements. * Understand key performance and cost drivers of processes and identify inefficiencies. * Ensure compliance with company policies, ISO guidelines, and other legal or regulatory requirements related to the project. Knowledge, Skills and Experience * Extensive project manager / implementation manager experience * Demonstrated capacity to negotiate and resolve issues with people at all levels * Experience managing Senior Stakeholder relationships * Well-developed communication (written, verbal and listening) and interpersonal skills to develop effective relationships, provide effective advice and expertise with regard to project methodology * Relevant experience working at a senior level in the Logistics industry * Demonstrated experience in identifying opportunities for improved efficiency, with relevant experience planning and implementing solutions to realise business potential * Ability to prioritise and manage large workloads * Strong analytical and problem solving skills * Strong Microsoft suite software skills (Excel, Access, Word and PowerPoint) * Solid organizational skills including attention to detail, multitasking and time management skills * Sensitive to management of private and confidential information * Follow tasks through to completion What we offer: * A rewarding career with a global supply chain leader * Opportunity to put your stamp on this very important leadership role * Attractive remuneration package. * Onsite parking * Company benefits If you feel that your prior experience along with your skills and knowledge align with our requirements for this very exciting and important role we would love to hear from you.
CEVA Logistics Victoria, Australia