The Business Segment Head for Grid Control is responsible for the overall direction and management of projects through designated project managers, ensuring consistency with established processes, efficiency across projects and customer happiness. The Business Segment Head strives to standardize and introduce economies of repetition in the execution of projects In India. The Business Segment Head India is the source of documentation, mentorship and metrics on the practice of project management and project execution. This includes coaching, mentoring and guiding the project managers to a successful completion of their committed projects. This position will be located in Mumbai, India.
Position Responsibilities •Prioritize the India Operations in such a way as to provide the most efficient use of the project managers and project leads focusing on the timely delivery of the project backlog while exceeding customer expectations. •Lead project managers in such a way as to help them be more efficient with their time, lead their customer expectations, implement change order and claim management strategies, report accurately on the progress/forecast and handle risks as they come and go on the project. •Handle projects directly and in doing so: define and track project scope, goals, schedule, budgets, risks and deliverable that support business goals in collaboration with senior management and partners. •Ensure that all project schedules are led and maintained in one tool, from which accurate reports can be generated. Use these reports to reflect and predict resource loading requirements based on skill need. •Initiate Agile project management techniques that focus on meeting the customers changing needs over the lifecycle of the project. •Effectively communicate and handle expectations to team members and partners in a timely and clear fashion. •Set priorities for project managers and resource managers to aid them in solving the day to day resource conflicts. •Identify resource needs in the Operations team which go beyond the project managers and project leads. •Report on the overall status of all projects on a monthly basis. Report/highlight on “trouble” projects to management and HQ as per project impact •Maintain customer relationships which allow for a partner concern process which leads to fair and mutual solution creation. •Develop standard methodologies and tools for project execution and management. •Support sales channel campaigns with a Bid Management team that can understand the delivery process and provide critical information to the bid process.
The Candidate Education
A Bachelor’s Degree in a related field is required
Professional Qualifications and Personal Attributes •10 + years of Project Management experience with complex software systems preferably with good knowledge of SCADA, EMS,DMS etc •4 + years of direct management responsibilities for a large team in a matrix organization •Proven leadership skills •Proficient with Microsoft Office products to include advanced excel & project skills •Demonstrated presentation skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both written and verbal •Ability to manage a team though change management •Must be able to travel 25 to 35% of time
Use your skills to move the world forward •You should be a graduate/post graduate in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering with 2 to 10 years of experience •You should be innovative and have experience in switchgear or similar industry/field.
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This role is based at Mumbai, but you’ll also get to visit other locations as per business need, so you’ll need to go where this journey takes you.
Organization: Smart Infrastructure
Company: Siemens Limited
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Job Type: Full-time