Corning Incorporated Supply Chain Project/Program Manager, Display in Shanghai, China

Supply Chain Project/Program Manager, Display

Date: Aug 14, 2017

Location: Shanghai, China, CN

Req #: 918

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in speciality glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Corning’s Display Technologies segment manufactures glass substrates for active matrix liquid crystal displays (“LCDs”) that are used primarily in LCD televisions, notebook computers and flat panel desktop monitors.

Day to Day Responsibilities:

  1. Work with a motivated group of project members, to manage the time, resources, and budgets necessary to execute all of the decision making process for the division

  2. Receive, prioritize, and manage project change requests that are received from all the SC functional owners. Develop a central repository for these requests.

  3. Become the single point of contact for all incoming project requests throughout the year within the supply chain organization for expansion opportunities.

  4. Oversight business supply chain architecture across each projects and existing systems

  5. Provide solutions to complex business problems

  6. Guide and provide feedback to the team on process and supply chain design, ensure each project adopts supply chain best practices, Corning project management template and follow roadmap and business architecture

  7. Eliminate surprises by identifying potential problems early in the project lifecycle. Provide visibility to take corrective actions before they impact financial and/or schedule restrictions.

  8. Ensure that the supply chain development group continues to increase productivity, supply chain costs - adding value, strengthening performance, and improving results.

  9. Research and provide recommendations on current/future supply chain system roadmap that will yield a more effective performance for operational team

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor degree and above. MBA is an asset

  • Major in supply chain, industrial engineering, expansion, capital related knowledge, engineering are preferred

Required Skills

  • 10+ years in supply chain, expansion project manager roles

  • Supply Chain, engineering, industrial engineering or related degree. Strong business application design/implementation experiences

  • Capital Projects, greenfield site locations, construction, facility’s, equipment

  • Excellent interpersonal effectiveness and communication skills (written and oral)

  • Strong organizational planning, and understanding of portfolio management concepts

  • Strong analytical capabilities

  • Experience working across cultures

  • Strategic mindset, considers long term advantage and sustainable decisions

Desired Skills

  • PMP desired, but optional

  • Financial analysis experiences is a plus

Soft Skills

  • Goal oriented self-starter

  • Team player

Employee Referral Level: 3