Lubrizol Project Manager, Driveline in Shanghai, China

Project Manager, Driveline

PURPOSE :

The Driveline project manager provides technical support and manages product development projects for assigned customer and OEM accounts. The successful candidate should have a proven track record of managing multiple technical projects, have strong interpersonal and communications skills, and work well in teams.

RESPONSIBILITIES / ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Translate customer/OEM technical needs into technical plan then lead team to implement that project plan in timely, cost-efficient manner;

  • Optimize product platform and complete necessary testing to develop commercialized products for OEM’s and oil company customers;

  • Provide general technical support and resolve field issues for assigned customers and OEMs;

  • Build and maintain customer/OEM relationships to deliver products that meet or exceed their expectations and Driveline strategic plans;

  • Work with sales and OEM group to develop customer relationships and communicate customer goals to Driveline organization;

  • Effectively communicate project status to customer teams and department in assigned project areas;

  • Estimate and develop project plans (scope, objectives, milestones, resources and economics);

  • Complete timely customer reports, data presentations;

  • Accurately collate, interpret, and present data;

  • Develop solutions based on facts, data, and logical assumptions;

  • Work with internal and external test laboratories to ensure sufficient resource allocation for business demands;

  • Represent Lubrizol’s interest at industry forums as required;

  • Other tasks as assigned

REQUIREMENTS – EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS:

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in chemistry, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, or related field

  • 5+ years overall working experience, with at least 3 years of experience in relevant industries

  • Effective project management experience, including project economics

  • General knowledge of statistics

  • Experience as a key player in account team

  • Strong problem-solving skills

  • Ability to travel up to 30% of the time

  • Excellent English and Mandarin Chinese oral and written communication skills

  • Proficiency with MS Office – PowerPoint, Excel, Word and Outlook

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