I.T. & Communications

Head of PLM and CPQ Systems- Fully Remote Working

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LOCATION OF WORK: This role can be performed fully remotely

THE ROLE: A global electronic manufacturing business, operating in 8 countries worldwide, with 2000+ users require a Head of PLM and CPQ Systems to join its organisation.

This is a prestigious position within this highly successful and stable business, as you will be given responsibility for managing the PLM, CAD and CPQ systems and strategy. This includes projects and innovations, BAU maintenance and system performance.

In this role you will be working with a culturally and geographically diverse senior stakeholder group. The role will offer you the chance to form relationships globally, bring change and improvements, adopt new services and new ways of working.

JOB PURPOSE:

Manage global services supporting 400+ staff across multiple sites globally
Define and deliver key strategic and project deliverables
Collaborate with geographically and culturally diverse senior business stakeholders to bring innovations to the business
Management of a geographically and culturally disperse teamKEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

Champion the use of integrated digital CPQ, CAD and PLM systems
Build and maintain an enterprise strategy and architecture for all systems and services managed, working closely with senior management and engineers
Train and introduce new practices for better and more efficient ways of working to engineers, through user groups, site visits and third-parties
Manage projects through structured project management procedures
Lead a multi-disciplinary team (comprising of permanent employees, contractors and managed service providers) to ensure cohesion between systems, collaboration and delivery of critical business services
Effectively manage suppliers
Maintain an up-to-date knowledge of CAD/PLM/CPQ solutions and ways of working
Deliver continual, tangible and measurable benefits in terms of improving the current CAD, PLM, CPQ service and operation
Define, document and implement enhanced processes and administration practicesSKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

Experience in Teamcenter, NX, Tacton Configurator
Project / programme management experience
Discrete Manufacturing Industry experience, desirably working with Design, Engineering and IT
Experience of CAD, PLM CPQ tools and processes
Confident leader who takes ownership for delivery
Pragmatic problem solver who demonstrates creativity in identifying opportunities and finding solutions
Experience leading high performing teams
Experience managing suppliers (sourcing, onboarding, delivery, transition)
Experience in personal and team development
Experience in service delivery (ideally with awareness of the complete ITIL lifecycle)
Ability to communicate at all levels and provide information to a diverse stakeholder group

To discuss this role in further detail please contact Chris Oddy or Andrew Knight at KO2 Embedded Recruitment Solutions Ltd

Employment Type Permanent

Advertiser Type Agency