Associate Director, Production Cost

Location: East Hartford, Connecticut US

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Job Number: 8660

External Description:
Businesses Pratt & Whitney Job ID 01302361 Date posted 03/28/2019 City East Hartford State Connecticut Country United States

Date Posted:
2019-03-22-07:00
Country:
United States of America
Location:
PW100: East Hartford 400 Main Street, East Hartford, CT, 06118 USA
Do you feel fulfilled when you help others succeed? Are you fascinated by the way people learn and grow? Have you considered what it may be like to work at Pratt & Whitney?

If so, we want to hear from you! We have a rare opportunity for a hardworking Cost Manager to be located in Middletown, CT. The sky has no limits. Flight is an instrument of human progress. It not only gets people where they want to go, it carries humanity to places it never thought possible. At Pratt & Whitney, you will be part of an evolving, globally diverse company thatâ€s moving fast to craft the future of aviation. Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of our team, youâ€ll help answer todayâ€s challenges in powered flight while crafting and supporting tomorrowâ€s solutions. Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the worldâ€s most powerful jet engines, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization. If you aspire to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivation to convert new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity youâ€ve been looking for. Do you wish you could put your technical expertise to better use? If you are ready for a challenge, then we encourage you to apply. We demand quality in all we do which is what cultivates our success in the Aerospace Industry. Inclusion Powers Innovation: We unlock our employees†full potential through a versatile and engaging culture that values everybodyâ€s opinion, driving innovation. The goal of our diversity strategy is to build a workforce and environment where every employee is valued so innovation and creativity thrive and to ensure that all employees are engaged and empowered. This newly crafted and key leadership role at the Cold Section Module Center will drive the product cost reduction efforts across the Module Center, in addition to the leadership, management and coordination of activities across Cold Section. This will include the NEO and NGPF programs, in addition to the F135 program. This role will be responsible for working very closely with cost leads across the Cold Section Module Center, the general manager, operations cost focals, the CIPT teams in engineering, and global supply chain.

  • Developing the overall strategic plan to achieve the assigned aggressive cost targets
  • Work with the operations, engineering, and global supply chain teams to effectively manage existing product cost reduction tasks and to define additional tasks required to achieve the cost targets
  • Ensure data systems are accurate and reflect our current status and plans
  • Host weekly and monthly data reviews to drive the entire organization to status and meet commitments
  • Craft presentations that outline strategic plans and provide a status to each of the plans that will likely be seen by P&W leadership
Education:
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Finance or Operations
  • Advance Degree preferred
Required Qualifications:
  • 10+ years of experience in project management/operations/process management.
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Finance or Operations
  • US Citizen due to government contracts
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Working knowledge of P&W hardware and product cost database
  • Excellent leadership skills and the ability to work with a diverse team to build strategic plans and drive proven execution to those plans
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to interact with P&W senior leadership


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United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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