Program Manager in Alpharetta, GA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/11/2019

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    48 weeks
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Job Description

Volt is looking for a Program Manager to work on-site with our customer in Alpharetta, GA in a contingent position forecasted for 12 months. The position is ultimately responsible for successful execution of customer projects and/or accounts from Order Entry through Project Closeout. Additional responsibilities may include the management and execution of major Aftermarket projects (upgrades, retrofits, etc.) This position works with cross-functional multi-project team resources to ensure expectations are delivered according to defined scope, timeline, documentation, and cost parameters. The specific tasks to be performed are:

  • Manage Contract and Purchase Order language
  • Effectively negotiate project contractual and change order situations.
  • Manage Financial and Milestone management of project.
  • Contract and Change Order Claim negotiation, preparation and administration.
  • Delegate responsibilities for efficient and effective results.
  • Review projects for accuracy and compliance to order/quote, PO, spec, and customer’s expectations.
  • Monitor Team member’s performance for milestone and schedule compliance.
  • Provide escalation support to the organization.
  • Startup accrual review.
  • Market/Competitive Knowledge; knows major competitors in the market area and their alignment with distributors and major customers.
  • Successful candidate must be able to work in a Team environment, possess strong leadership and organizational skills, and demonstrate ability to take ownership of assignment and customer satisfaction.


  • BS/BA degree in technical, business, or financial field or similar experience preferred. 2-4 years of experience required.
  • Experience in dealing with multiple disciplines such as contractors, consultants, engineering, sales, purchasing, and commissioning agents.
  • Knowledge of plant front-end scheduling, engineering and manufacturing process and equipment cycle times.
  • Demonstrated experience managing multiple simultaneous projects involving cross-functional technical teams within budgetary and schedule constraints.
  • Demonstrated experience directing internal and client teams involved in multiple activities.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of project and business management principles, methods and techniques.
  • Abillity to prioritize multiple tasks and situations to achieve superior proactive project order management and customer service.
  • Ability to strategically and tactically organize and structure project execution activities.
  • Demonstrated skills and experience in mediation and negotiation.
  • Strong verbal communication, written communication and presentation skills.
  • Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills.
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office.

This position is subject to US Export Controls. Must be a US Citizen or lawful permanent resident. 

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer

For immediate consideration please email resume to look forward to hearing from you soon.

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